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Career in Social Service


In the social service sector, we believe it takes a special individual to truly make a difference in our society. He or she must possess passion, leadership and the ability to think out-of-the-box to face challenges. Above all, these qualities must be balanced by compassion, empathy and a willingness to make a positive change to the community. If you want a profession that is truly rewarding and meaningful, the sector has ample career opportunities that await you.


Social Service Career Centre


NCSS has set up the centre to provide career and training advisory services to those who are keen to join the social service sector. The services include:



Helping individuals to learn more about the career opportunities available in the social service sector,


Developing plans for skills upgrading in social service professions; and


Facilitating job search activities.


Social Service Industry Preview


Keen on a career in social services? Our industry preview session provides you an overview of social service sector, including the different profession types, and a grasp of what working as a helping professional means as well as networking opportunities with our career consultants. Register now! *Limited seats available, on a first-come-first served basis!*


To find out more about a career in social services, call us or make an appointment to meet our career consultants today!

Contact us


Tel: 6589 5500
Fax: 6589 5539
Email: career_centre@ncss.gov.sg


Operating hours

Monday to Friday: 9am to 6pm
(extended hours till 8pm on Tuesday and Wednesday)
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays


Our location


111 Somerset Road

#04-01 TripleOne Somerset

Singapore 238164



Last updated/reviewed on 30 July 2014