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Youth Work
We give at-risk youths the guidance and support they need to be responsible and resilient, so that they may realise their full potential in society.

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Youth Work

You see the potential in youths, and devise programmes to develop them personally, socially and intellectually. Your support, guidance, and engagement gives them the confidence to overcome barriers - helping them to become well-adjusted, contributing members of society.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform outreach programmes and interventions.
  • Facilitate invention work for youths identified to be at-risk.
  • Build trust and instil positive values among youths.
  • Engage, mentor and counsel alienated and at-risk youths who reject formal activities so as to build rapport for future intervention.
  • Develop and maintain a trusting relationship with youths.

Education Requirements

 

Information as of January 2019. Job titles may vary across agencies.

Career Progression

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Possible Workplaces

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  • Children Homes
  • Rehabilitation Centres
  • Schools
  • Youth Centres

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Professional Conversion Programme

This programme equips you with the skills and knowledge to become a qualified social service professional in social work, physiotherapy, speech-language therapy, or as an Early Intervention teacher.

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Scholarship and Awards

Scholarships and awards are available through NCSS to outstanding individuals with strong leadership qualities, passion and a commitment to work in the social service sector.

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Tribe Experience for Students

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Training and Development

Whether you’re in social service, a new entrant or mid-careerist, training programmes are available to equip you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in the social service sector.

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Volunteering Opportunities

Gain exposure to social service, and start acquiring the skills to work effectively with people who have different needs and abilities.

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Here's how you can get started

Professional Conversion Programme

This programme equips you with the skills and knowledge to become a qualified social service professional in social work, physiotherapy, speech-language therapy, or as an Early Intervention teacher.

Learn More

Scholarship and Awards

Scholarships and awards are available through NCSS to outstanding individuals with strong leadership qualities, passion and a commitment to work in the social service sector.

Learn More

Tribe Experience for Students

Explore ways to experience how it is like working in social service alongside like-minded professionals

Learn More

Training and Development

Whether you’re in social service, a new entrant or mid-careerist, training programmes are available to equip you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in the social service sector.

Learn More

Volunteering Opportunities

Gain exposure to social service, and start acquiring the skills to work effectively with people who have different needs and abilities.

Learn More

Explore a career in Youth Work

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