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Qualified Social Worker, Licensed Psychiatric Social Worker, Clerical

Location:
Tunapuna, Tunapuna-Piarcoal, Trinidad and Tobago
Posted:
January 06, 2022

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#* ****** *****,

San Raphael,

Arena,

Trinidad and Tobago, W. I,

1-868-***-****

adpuar@r.postjobfree.com

EXPERIENCE

Oct 2020- CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT COMPANY

Present

Carib Brewery

Champs Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago

Office Assistant

-Record the distribution and consumption of packaging material and update on computer related programme.

-Update department records and file accordingly

-Prepare employee time sheets for signing by supervisors and forward to the accounting department for payment

-Distribute new and collect completed production documents

-Prepare reports for the disposal of unwanted goods/ products

Oct 2018- MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND SMALL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT

Oct 2020 ON-THE-JOB-TRAINING PROGRAMME

Barataria, Trinidad and Tobago

Psychiatric Social Work Trainee

-Assessed patients and developed individualized plans of care including counselling, support services, treatment methods and referrals.

-Provided therapy and counselling services to patients; offered individual and group therapy sessions to patients

-Assisted family members in learning to deal with mental illness in the family; explained treatment plans to patients and their families

-Conducted interviews to determine the appropriate services for mental health patients and their families.

-Periodically reviewed patients and patient family situations and made changes to the care plans as necessary.

-Maintained patient records,

-Prepared reports

-Monitored progress toward treatment goals and conduct reviews of active treatment plans.

-Provided crisis intervention

-Arranged for services from referral agencies and help patients reintegrate into the community after leaving inpatient institutions.

Aug 2017- MINISTRY OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND FAMILY SERVICES

July 2018 Port Of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Social Welfare Field Officer

-Assessed the need for income support to persons over 65 who satisfy criteria, income support to the disabled and financial assistance to the infirm and needy.

-Interviewed, ascertained need and provided assistance on behalf of children whose parents have died, deserted, are ill, or imprisoned.

-Enhanced the quality of life of recipients and other persons in need.

-Conducted field visits to confirm the validity of information presented and conducted in-depth investigations where necessary

Apr 2009- MINISTRY OF THE PEOPLE AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

July 2017 Port Of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Liaison Officer/ Targeted Conditional Cash Transfer Programme

-Interviewed clients collected relevant information and documents

-Visited clients homes to ensure validity of information given as well as need for assistance

-Ascertained the need of the client and network with relevant agencies that are able to assist

-Promoted skills training that facilitates gainful employment

-Facilitated Life Skills training sessions for clients

-Provided advice/ counselling for clients who are in need

-Engaged in outreach programmes that seek to reach out to the clients in their communities rather than in an office setting

-Conducted Training sessions for staff

June 2008- MINISTRY OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Sept 2008 Port Of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Undergraduate Trainee/Social Welfare Adviser

-Prepared adoption home studies of prospective adoptive parents, updates/follow ups

-Assisted prospective adoptive parents in obtaining their pre-adoption certification,

-Supervised adoptive placements and maintained cases for the duration of the entire adoption process/ when required/ assisted in providing post-placement supervision of adoptive families

-Attended the monthly Team Decision Making/ Family Case Conference/Board meetings processing of cases

-Sent out home studies of families to agencies who have waiting children

-Kept adoption records

-Attended Board meetings pertinent to placements/adoption

Sept 2007- THE UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES/

May 2008 MINISTRY OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Port Of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Social Welfare Adviser/ Adoption Caseworker Trainee

-Assessed whether or not families are suitable for adopting children.

-Worked alongside with permanent staff in finding long or short-term fostering placements for children who came into care and found permanent new families for children who cannot return to their natural home for whatever reason.

-Recruited, assessed and gave ongoing support to foster care givers and adopters of children through the Adopters support group

May 2006-

Sep 2006

MINISTRY OF SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY & TERTIARY EDUCATION/ ON THE JOB TRAINING- MINISTRY OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, CULTURE & GENDER AFFAIRS

Belmont, Trinidad and Tobago

Research Assistant:

-Participated in the data-collection process

-Developed the ability to conduct literature searches through the library and internet

-Became familiar with various research methodologies and related concerns/ Developed the capacity to pose effective research questions and hypotheses

-Developed and improved technical writing and oral presentation skills, as well as research proposal writing

-Applied ethical principles in actual research situations

-Assisted in human resource related matters

EDUCATION

Sep 1998 –

May 2003

TUNAPUNA GOVERNMENT SECONDARY SCHOOL

Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago

C.X.C Ordinary level/ General Proficiency:

Caribbean History(TWO) English A (ONE)

Geography(ONE) Mathematics(TWO)

Principles Of Business(TWO) Spanish(TWO)

Visual Arts(TWO)

G.C.E/ Cambridge O’ Level:

Human And Social Biology(Bb)

Sep 2003 –

May 2005

ST. AUGUSTINE SENIOR SECONDARY

C.A.P.E: Advanced Proficiency:

History (3)

G.C.E/ Cambridge A’ Level:

General Paper (Bb)

Geography (Cc)

Sociology (Cc)

Sep 2005-

Nov 2008

THE UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES BSc. Social Work

Minor Social Policy

Jun 2017-

Jun 2019

THE UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES-

ARTHUR LOK JACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

George Washington University- Certificate in Events Management

Medical and Psychiatric Board of Trinidad and Tobago

Licenced Psychiatric Social Worker- Jan 2021

SKILLS

Computer Skills

Microsoft Office: Office 365,

Soft Skills

Strong Work Ethic Excellent Communications Skills (both Written and Verbal) Great Team Player

Great Organizational skills

Positive Attitude

REFERENCES

Mr. Critchlow B. Lord- Ministry of National Security- Office of Disaster Preparedness and Mangement- Regional Co-ordinator -1-868-***-****

Senator Varma Deyalsingh-Ministry of Health- North West Regional Health Authority-

1-868-***-****



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