NUS CSC

NUS STUDENTS’ COMMUNITY SERVICE CLUB
SPECIAL PROJECTS 2017/2018

Schedule of Events 

Application Period: 2 Dec 2017 - 17 Dec 2017

Interview Period: 18 Dec 2017 – 22 Dec 2017 (subject to changes)

Interview will be arranged separately after submission of application.

General Information

(i) Recruitment of Project Directors for the following projects:

1. Paint-A-Home XIX

1 Project Director and 2 Assistant Project Directors

Main Job Scope:

2. Project C.A.N. XV

1 Project Director and 2 Assistant Project Directors

Main Job Scope:

Kindly note that recruited project directors can discuss and redistribute their responsibilities. Such responsibilities generally include the management of the Project as a whole and the various cells of the organising committee; selection of beneficiaries and management of external partner(s); and sourcing of additional grants and donations, if necessary etc.

In the event that there are not enough suitable candidates for any Special Project, it would be put on hold for this academic year.

(ii) Information on the Special Projects 

            1.     Paint-A-Home XIX

Paint-A-Home aims to improve the living environment of our beneficiaries by giving their homes a fresh coat of paint, and at the same time providing volunteers with the opportunity to make a difference in our community.

The project worked with elderly and some low-income families living in 1 or 2 room rental flats from SARAH Seniors Activity Centre, Kreta Ayer Seniors Activity Centre (Banda St) and Redhill Moral Seniors Activity Centre in PAH XVII. PAH XVIII worked with elderly from King George’s Ave Seniors Activity Centre, THK Seniors Activity Centre and patients under the National Kidney Foundation (NKF).

Preparations will start in January 2018 and the main phases will occur in June 2018.

For general information on PAH, please visit http://www.nus-csc.org/main/pah.html and https://www.facebook.com/nuscsc.pah

For detailed information on PAH, kindly refer to PAH XVII Report and PAH XVIII Report.

            2.     Project C.A.N. XV

Project C.A.N. aims to collect canned food and dried rations from the community and redistribute them to the less privileged. Through its activities, Project C.A.N. hopes to encourage the spirit of giving back to the community, while cultivating compassion and creating awareness for the less privileged.

The project worked mainly with low-income families and elderly under the Public Assistance Scheme and Family Service Centres for Project C.A.N. XIII and needy beneficiaries under the Public Assistance or Public Rental Schemes for Project C.A.N. XIV.

Preparations will start in January 2018 and the main phases will occur in June - July 2018.

For general information on C.A.N., please visit http://www.nus-csc.org/main/can.html and https://www.facebook.com/nuscsc.projectcan

For detailed information on C.A.N., kindly refer to Project C.A.N. XIII Report and Project C.A.N. XIV Report.

Application Procedures

 If you are interested to run for the Project Director/Assistant Project Director position for any Special Project, you are encouraged to

Kindly send your application to nuscsc.vpsp@gmail.com, and include:

Selection Criteria

1.    Proposal

The proposal outline can be found here. Early proposal submissions are appreciated.

2.    Assessment pointers for application

3.    Interview

Recruited Project Directors

The recruited Project Directors will be contacted to go through project plans together with the Vice President (Special Projects) as well as outgoing Project Directors.  

Should you have any queries, please feel free to email nuscsc.vpsp@gmail.com

Thank you and we look forward to receiving your application!