Press Coverage on IWD-2015

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Our International Women’s Day Celebration was featured in English, Malay and Chinese press! Read more.

Traditional Chinese Women’s Roles

i Feb 25th Comments Off by

Choo Ai Naa, an intern at WCC and Corporate Communication student tries to get a grip on tradition and women in this article.


i Feb 17th Comments Off by

Interested in a career that is rewarding, challenging and meaningful… Read more.

Say ‘NO’ To Sexual Harassment!

i Feb 16th Comments Off by

Deborah, an intern at WCC and Corporate Communication student explains why sexual harassment is bad for you and the workplace. Read the article.

Modest Attire Will Not Prevent Rape

i Feb 15th Comments Off by

The Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG) notes the recent JAIS  (Selangor Islamic Department) Friday sermon “Aurat: Antara Kebebasan dan Maruah Diri” … (Click here for more)


What does it mean to be a Good Girl?

i Feb 7th Comments Off by

Chew Yann, an intern at WCC and Corporate Communication student writes about this week’s topic from her own experience.Read the article.

A Day With Mangleswary and Jolene

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Deborah, an intern of WCC went with two of WCC’s Project Officers, Mangles and Jolene to work outside the office on 27/1/2015. This is her diary of the day: Read More

JAG: Selangor Mufti Must Be Held Accountable

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Selangor Mufti must be held accountable for statement condoning domestic violence. Read the full press statement here.

Influences of K-pop on Malaysian Girls

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Since 2002 when Winter Sonata was aired on TV3, the Korean Wave started flooding into Malaysia and started the craze…(Read More)

Vacancies in WCC Penang

i Jan 26th No Comments by

The Women’s Centre for Change, Penang has several vacancies and is looking for dedicated persons who have the skills and dedication to help abused women and children. Each candidate must have multi tasking skills, ability to work independently and a team player. WCC’s mission is working towards ending violence against women and children, empowering them and promoting gender equality and social justice (

  1. 1.    Service Coordinator
  • Coordinates WCC’s Service in providing crisis counselling for domestic violence and sexual  abuse clients
  • Oversees the development of the Service Team on handling crisis intervention for clients
  • Work with the team to advocate towards ending violence against women and children


  • Degree in social work, counselling or psychology with at least 4 years of work experience
  • Good command of written and spoken Bahasa Malaysia and English language
  • Driving Licence is essential
  1. 2.    Social Workers
  • Provide counselling (face-to-face, telephone hotline and email) for domestic violence and sexual abuse clients
  • Liaise with the hospital, welfare department and police to improve  services for these abused clients
  • Organise workshops and talks for different communities to raise awareness on violence against women and children


  • Degree in social work, counselling and related field and/or experience.
  • Good command of written and spoken Bahasa Malaysia/English and a vernacular language.
  • Driving licence is essential

For each of the position above, please write one paragraph on: Why do you think you are suitable for the job?

  1. 3.    Finance-cum-Adminstrative Officer
  • In charge of payments and receipts.
  • Analyse  monthly accounts and prepare funders’ reports.
  • Liaise with book-keeper, auditors, bankers, government & other agencies pertaining to accounts, tax and admin matters.
  • Administer general office matters.


  • Possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accountancy
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in related field
  • Possess pleasant personality with high level of integrity and responsibility
  • Strong analytical and good interpersonal skills
  • Able to handle work pressure and ability to meet deadlines.

Deadline for Application: 23 February 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed. Please state current salary and expected salary.

Interested candidates should email your application to: or post/fax to: Executive Director, Women’s Centre for Change, 241, Jalan Burmah, 10350 Penang; Fax: 04-228 5784.