Social Worker (SW)

Job PurposeThe role of Social Worker (SW) is to establish, develop and coordinate a social work program at ISPP in order to provide the best support for students’ psychological and mental development and to uphold children’s rights in accordance with the law.  

Duties include:

  • Plan and develop the school’s social work program and implement it;
  • Organize the implementation of child protection training program;
  • Work with government agencies on the school’s behalf in matters related to social work;
  • Prepare the periodical and annual reports about the school’s social work program.

Position requires:

1.   Key personality

  • Demonstrate long-term commitment towards work;
  • A creative thinker who enjoys working with people.

2.   Key competencies

  • Fluent in English and Khmer languages;
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills;
  • Ability to think strategically and to exert positive influence;
  • Ability to build rapport;
  • Good organization skills.

3.   Education and Experience

  • Master’s degree in Social Work or a related major (sociology, counseling etc);
  • Minimum TOEFL score of 550 or equivalent;
  • Minimum of 5-year work experience in social work, especially in child protection. Priority is given to work experience in schools, especially in international schools.

Qualified candidates are invited to request a detailed job description. Applicants who have not reviewed the full position requirements will not be considered.

Application including CV and Covering Letter shall be submitted via email attention to Ms. Sophak Phan, Human Resources Manager. ISPP’s address is Hun Neang Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview in January. Application closing date: 30 December 2017