1344-Social Welfare Managers

Job Title: 

Social Welfare Managers

Job Description: 

Social welfare managers plan, direct and coordinate the provision of social and community service programmes such as income support, family assistance, children?s services and other community programmes and services.


Tasks include:

  • providing overall direction and management for a service, facility, organisation or centre
  • developing, implementing and monitoring procedures, policies and standards for staff
  • monitoring and evaluating resources devoted to the provision of welfare, housing, and other social services
  • controlling administrative operations such as budget planning, report preparation, expenditure on supplies, equipment and services
  • liaising with other welfare and health services providers, boards and funding bodies to discuss areas of health and welfare service cooperation and coordination
  • advising government bodies about measures to improve welfare services and facilities
  • representing the organisation in negotiations and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Social welfare manager

Specific Occupations: 

Social welfare manager

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Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore