The Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH) is a Voluntary Welfare Organization. Our vision is to promote the needs, interests and aspirations of the visually impaired.
SAVH invites committed and competent individual to join our team of professionals in advancing the well-being and aspirations of the persons with visual handicapped in Singapore. If you are looking for a career that is both challenging and rewarding, our organization is the right place for you.

Following positions are available. Interested applicants, please send full resume with salary expectation to:
hr_savh@savh.org.sg

JOB VACANCIES:

Occupational Therapist

Duties & Responsibilities:
1. Develop and implement training programme for Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
2. Provide rehabilitative services for clients in areas of ADLs, work and leisure
3. Liaise and network with agencies and professionals for referrals and follow up services
4. Provide caregiver’s training, where necessary
5. Work closely with other professionals to plan and implement rehabilitation for clients
6. Provide talks on sighted guide techniques to external agencies/organisations
7. Host visits by external agencies/individuals to SAVH
8. Supervise Orientation & Mobility Instructors and other Support Officers

Requirements:
1. Diploma or Degree in Occupational Therapy from an institution recognised by the Allied Health Professions Council
2. Registered with Singapore’s Allied Health Professions Council
3. Minimum 2 years of related experience, preferably working with persons with visually impairment

Orientation & Mobility Instructor (Vision Rehabilitation Programme)

Duties & Responsibilities:
1. Assist Occupational Therapist/Orientation & Mobility Supervisor in assessing and conducting Basic Cane Technique (BCT) for clients
2. Assist Occupational Therapist/Orientation & Mobility Supervisor in assessing and conducting Orientation and Mobility (O&M) training for clients
3. Provide basic sighted guide training for clients, caregivers and/or public
4. Support administrative matters for the Occupational Therapist
5. Assist in ad-hoc events/matters

Requirements:
1. Minimum GCE “N” Level
2. Bilingual an advantage
3. Enjoy working outdoors
4. On-the-job training provided

Operations Support Executive

Job Specification:
To be in charge of IT and office equipment and technical support

Duties & Responsibilities:
1. Install and configure computer hardware operating systems and applications
2. Monitor and maintain computer systems and networks
3. Assist staff or clients through a series of actions, either face-to-face or over the phone, to help set up systems or resolve issues
4. Troubleshoot system and network problems, diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults
5. Replace parts as required
6. Provide support, including procedural documentation and relevant reports
7. Follow diagrams and written instructions to repair a fault or set up a system
8. Support the roll-out of new applications
9. Set up new users’ accounts and profiles and deal with password issues
10.Test and evaluate new technology
11.Conduct electrical safety checks on all computer equipment and peripherals

Requirements:
1. Diploma Holder & above in Information Technology
2. Being IT savvy
3. Minimum 5 years related working experience