Simon Mugerwa

Experienced Home care worker
  • kampala Uganda, Uganda
  • July 7, 2023

I am a Caring and competent Childcare Provider experienced in keeping kids safe while nurturing development with age-appropriate activities. Strong verbal and written communication skills, organized nature and proactive approach to solving problems and managing conflict. am also effective in providing children with immersive activities, educational assistance and balanced rest periods. Well-versed in childhood development patterns and corrective behavior strategies.

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Certificate in community outreach and social marketing @ Laico Aravind institute of community ophthalmologist
Jun 2023 — Jul 2023
Certificate Course in supporting families and caregivers. @ Stanford University
Jun 2023 — Current
Bachelor's Degree in Guidance and Counselling @ Kyambo University
Jan 2011 — Dec 2013


Jul 2023 — Aug 2023

•Took lead in identifying training needs for project team to enhance its performance and efficiency as per set project goals.
•Took lead in mapping and updating of the stakeholder service directorate of all key service providers where all vulnerable families can be referred.
•Provided technical oversight and backstopping in trainings Consortium partners, CSO staff and Community Resource Persons (CORPs) including Para Social Workers, Community based Trainers, District based Trainer in service mapping, HIV sensitive case Management, Child protection and community-facility linkages.
•Provided Quality and Comprehensive Counselling Services to Clients, their partners and other family members (Pre-test, Post-test, Adherence support, Intensive Adherence Counselling Promoted sexual reproductive health among adolescents and liaise with other health partners to support victims of gender-based violence and those affected and infected with HIV/AIDs
•Prepared a detailed monthly action plan and shared with supervisor for final review and approval.
•Ensured timely field assessment / monitoring visits are performed on project activities to achieve progress, challenges and solutions.
•Maintained close contact with local authorities and provided capacity building meetings to improve community-based protection among children and youth through service mapping of key potential service providers.
•Supported CSO technical staff to plan and conduct monthly case conference meetings with Para Social Workers to review and assess progress on implementation of OVC case plans and performance of HIV/AIDS referrals from community to facility and facility to community.
•Provided technical support to CSO technical staff, Para social workers and Linkage facilitators to conduct home visits and care plans for vulnerable Families and ensure they are linked effectively.
•Worked with community structures and health facilities to ensure harmonized linkage, referral and follow up.
•Participated in monthly and quarterly meetings with various partners and use the forum to coach and mentor stakeholders on the better outcomes’ goals.
•Developed monthly and quarterly work plans and reports.

Social Worker @ MENGO HOSPITAL
Jul 2023 — Current

Helped clients develop new coping mechanisms and techniques to drive behavior modification.
Maintained regular contact with clients by calling and visiting clients' homes.
Interviewed clients, families, or groups to assess situations, limitations and issues and implement services to address needs.
Formulated treatment plan strategies with multidisciplinary teams to provide comprehensive and continuous care plan.
Advocated for clients to assure respected rights and wishes.
Maintained effective schedule balance between rest periods, active play, and instruction.
Introduced children to educational games and activities to boost learning.
Applied positive behavior management techniques to enhance social interactions and emotional development.
Prepared healthy foods and beverages for children based on optimal dietary guidelines and individual restrictions.
Worked with children to develop good cognitive, physical and language skills.
Facilitated learning through play, stories and outdoor activities for successful child outcomes.
Provided support and guidance to children in conflict resolution.
Conducted home visits to assess living environment and facilitate access to necessary resources.
Assisted clients with navigating and accessing social services such as housing and medical care.
Monitored clients' progress and adapted treatment plans to meet changing needs.
Assisted clients in identifying community resources and connecting with appropriate services.

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