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Ministry of Social and Family Development Reviews

Updated May 3, 2019

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Ministry of Social and Family Development CEO Desmond Lee
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  1. "What is it like to work at MSF"

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      Current Employee - Assistant Manager 

      I have been working at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Warm family like environment, friendly colleagues

      Cons

      Bosses can be traditional

      Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-05-03
    • "FCO"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time

        Pros

        Good exposure and good team work environment

        Cons

        Slow career progression within the department

        Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-04-15
      • "Colleagues are nice"

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        Former Employee - Child Protection Officer in Toa Payoh New Town, Central
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        Positive Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Colleagues are generally nice and helpful, not so much office politics

        Cons

        Communication from management to officer level can be improved

        Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-03-27
      • "Ygo"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time

          Pros

          good rotational prospects and exposure to diff divisions

          Cons

          progression depends on ur cep

          Advice to Management

          look for potential and groom it

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-04-01
        • "Review"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for more than 10 years

          Pros

          There is a social mission to help others

          Cons

          There is still some elitist mindset across all ranks

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-02-24
        • "Youth Guidance Officer"

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          Former Employee - Youth Guidance Officer in Boon Lay, West
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          Neutral Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I worked at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Is a civil service job

          Cons

          The working hours goes by shift

          Advice to Management

          Nil

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-02-03
        • "Senior officer"

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          Current Employee - Senior Officer 
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for more than 5 years

          Pros

          Job security and positive culture

          Cons

          Red tapes and many layers of decision makings

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2019-01-06
        • "Good experience"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Ministry of Social and Family Development

          Pros

          Decent environment to work in

          Cons

          Learn to play into the culture to enjoy your time there

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2018-12-01
        • "Limited career progression"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I worked at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Hardworking, passionate people who genuinely makes a difference. Friendly work atmosphere.

          Cons

          Can be cliquey and once you are in the outgroup, it is difficult to get good projects and from my observation of colleagues, difficult to get a promotion too.

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2018-11-24
        • "Only for those who care"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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          Neutral Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I have been working at Ministry of Social and Family Development full-time for less than a year

          Pros

          Nice people. Intentions are generally well meaning.

          Cons

          Not convenient to get to work

          Ministry of Social and Family Development2018-10-31
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