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Jobs available

The People's Association's mission is to build and to bridge communities in achieving one people, one Singapore. We do this through our network of 1,800 Grassroots Organisations, five Community Development Councils, the National Youth Council, National Community Leadership Institute, Outward Bound Singapore and Water-Venture.

 

How Do I Apply?

If you have what it takes, we want to hear from you! Please submit your online application here, Information can also be found at the Singapore Public Service Job Portal.


(A) CONSTITUENCY MANAGERS

You will actively recruit and develop volunteers for Grassroots Organisations (GROs) to promote racial harmony and social cohesion. You will also serve as an administrator and facilitator in the formation, development and consolidation of GROs at the constituency level. You will initiate and implement activities, programmes and services to meet the needs of the community at Community Clubs (CCs) and Residents’ Committees (RCs). In addition, you will take on one or more functional roles in the Constituency Office such as CC course development and maintenance.


Requirements:

  • General Degree with good co-curricular activities record
  • Experience in customer service supervision, volunteer management or event management
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills; as well as be able to work on shifts and weekends
  • Ability to handle public enquiries and complaints as well as attend regular meetings and events of GROs


(B) CONSTITUENCY MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVES

You will support Community Club (CC) operations; serve CC customers by actively promoting and marketing CC activities, courses and events; as well as attract new customers. You will also provide administrative support for the operations of the Constituency Office (CO) and Grassroots Organisations (GROs). In addition, you will take on functional and coordinating roles in finance, operations or information technology support in the CO.


Requirements:

  • Diploma, preferably in a service-related discipline
  • Experience in marketing, sales or customer service
  • Prior knowledge in handling accounts would be advantageous
  • Pleasant and positive personality; enjoy interacting with people from different backgrounds; as well as be able to work on shifts and weekends
  • Ability to work independently and in a team effectively
  • Knowledge of MS Office software


(C) RC MANAGERS

You will assist Residents’ Committees (RCs) to widen their outreach and deepen engagement with residents. You will assist RCs to promote and market RC activities, courses and events, form and develop Interest Groups, and attract new customers. You will assist in the operations of RC centres, RC accounts and provide administrative support for RCs.

 

Requirements:

  • GCE 'A'/'O'/'N' level, ITE or Diploma qualification
  • Proficient in MS Word, Powerpoint and Excel
  • Preferably with simple book-keeping experience
  • Pleasant and positive personality, enjoy interacting with people from different backgrounds and willing to work in the evenings and weekends


(D) CONSTITUENCY MANAGERS (WELLNESS)

You will actively oversee the Wellness Programme, as well as serve as an administrator and facilitator in the formation and development of the Active Ageing Committee (AAC) at the constituency level; thereby reaching out to seniors and engaging them in order to promote active ageing and community bonding. You will also act as a catalyst to encourage and assist the GROs to plan and implement active ageing projects in collaboration with the AAC and Senior Citizens Executive Committees (SCECs). In addition, you will attend monthly meetings of the AAC and take follow-up actions.


Requirements:

  • General Degree, preferably in Social Science discipline
  • Experience in social work or working in a people-related field
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills; as well as be willing to work on shifts and weekend



(E) CONSTITUENCY MANAGERS (INTEGRATION)

You will be responsible for co-ordinating, planning and executing integration programmes in the constituency to ensure meaningful engagement of new immigrants; as well as actively driving the People's Association and Constituency Office's outreach efforts, with the aim of integrating them into the community and promoting social cohesion. You will provide support and guidance to the Integration and Naturalisation Champions to facilitate effective implementation of programmes and initiatives at the grassroots level. You will also co-ordinate communication and feedback to ensure policy planning remains relevant.


Requirements:

  • General Degree, preferably in Social Science discipline
  • Interest in community outreach and engagement
  • Experience in working with volunteers and community organisations will be advantageous
  • Ability to work independently and through others
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills; as well as be willing to work on shifts and weekends


(F) CONSTITUENCY MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVES (WELLNESS)

You will provide administrative support to the Wellness Programme, as well as serve as an administrator and facilitator in the formation and development of the Active Ageing Committee (AAC) at the constituency level; thereby reaching out to seniors and engaging them in order to promote active ageing and community bonding. You will also provide staff support to the CC Senior Citizens Executive Committees (SCECs). In addition, you will attend their meetings; and cultivate the formation of interest groups in the SCECs and among seniors.


Requirements:

  • Diploma, preferably in Social Science discipline
  • Experience in social work or working in a people-related field
  • Pleasant and positive personality, an aptitude for service work and ability to work with people of different backgrounds
  • Able to work on shifts and weekends


Only Singaporean need apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Shortlisted candidates will go through PA's structured interview.
Successful candidates will be given a 3-year contract

 



Page updated 15 May 2014