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WSQ - Specialist Diploma in Community and Social Services (Protection and Rehabilitation)

Program Level :  
Specialist Diploma
Duration :  
The duration of each unit of competency will take 1-2 days to complete the theory component and the majority of competencies will require industry attachment.
School Name :  
Box Hill Institute Singapore
The WSQ Specialist Diploma in Community and Social Services (Protection and Rehabilitation) consists of 18 units of competency comprising 6 core units and 12 elective units. Selected elective units are available. Individual competencies may be undertaken to gain further knowledge and/ or skills.

Competency Units (Core)

- Integrate specialist common processes in Protection and Rehabilitation
- Implement fundraising programmes
- Develop legal and ethical behaviour throughout the organisation
- Analyse and evaluate Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) risk and implement risk control procedures
- Facilitate change management
- Provide leadership across the organisation

Competency Units (Electives)

- Manage and work effectively with groups
- Prepare documents and make presentation in court
- Establish discharge plans for children and young people
- Manage client relationships in the Community and Social Services Sector
- Provide advocacy and representation
- Implement action research models for Community and Social Services and publish findings
- Manage and report on the organisation’s finances, accounts and resources
- Review and develop organisational policies and procedures
- Plan and develop strategic organisational direction
- Create a culture of quality within an organisation
- Develop services and programmes based on best practice advances in the sector
- Mentor and lead staff
Entry Requirements
WSQ ESS Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Level 7 is recommended.
Career Prospects
This Course is designed for people already working or wishing to enter a Protection and Rehabilitation organisation in the roles of Senior Manager, Assistant Director and Assistant Manager.