Joylyn Chikukwa

  • Social Worker
  • Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Jul 29, 2020
Full time Clinical Social Worker Social Worker Administration Intern

Personal Summary

Enterprising undergraduate Social Worker dedicated in child protection, psychosocial support and rehabilitation. Possess impeccable written and verbal communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.

Work Experience

Child Protection Officer (Intern)
Feb 2019 - May 2019 Queen Elizabeth Adventist Children’s Home
  • Facilitate supportive and psychotherapy services and counseling to address needs of young, vulnerable children
  • Working together with other professionals to ensure that a child receives proper care, education and health services
  • Case Management
Rehabilitation Officer (Intern)
Jun 2018 - Aug 2018 ZPCS Bulawayo Prison
  • Assisted in developing life skills training programs for the inmates so as to improve social functioning
  • Counseled clients or patients, individually or in-group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
  • Collaborate with clients' families to implement rehabilitation plans such as behavioral, residential, social, and employment goals.
Customer Service Representative (Part Time)
Dec 2015 - Jul 2016 Fort Faber Glass and Aluminum
  • Handle 90+ calls daily, with duties including signing up new customers, retrieving customer data, presenting relevant product information
  • Memorized entire line of company products & services, including prices and special discounts
  • Provided basic technical support for clients on a wide range of company products

Education

Social Work Honors
Aug 2016 - Jul 2020 University of Zimbabwe