SALARY : R401 691 per annum
CENTRE : OR Tambo: Libode Area Office (Ref No: DSD 07/12/2022) Joe Gqabi: Sterkspruit LSO (Ref No: DSD 08/11/2022)

REQUIREMENTS : Standard 10/ Grade 12 plus Bachelor of Social Work. Latest Proof of registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP) as Social Worker will only be required for shortlisted candidate. Minimum of 7 (seven) years appropriate experience in Social Work after registration and practiced as a Social Worker. Computer literacy.

A valid South African driver’s license. Competencies: Leadership and understanding of new Social Welfare paradigm, policies, legislation and regulations that underpins the delivery of Social Development service in the NPOs, CBOs, and FBOs. Understanding of Service Level Agreement and ability to communicate this to appropriate stakeholders. Project management, Research and analytical skills. Ability to monitor and evaluate the impact of service delivery. Planning and organizing skills. Ability to work under pressure and display initiative. Understanding of public sector transformation and equity issues. Presentation and facilitation skills including sound report writing abilities. Financial, Supply Experience in community involvement. Communication skills (both verbal and written).

DUTIES : Be responsible for crime prevention Programmes to young persons at risk in and out of school. Assist the Probation Officers in the implementation of diversion Programmes by gathering information for report writing, and like skills Programmes. Provide home-based supervision of young persons who are awaiting trial in the community rather than in prisons or residential care facilities. Provide supervision services to those young people’s placed by the court under community service and probation supervision orders. Be responsible for family finding or tracing where it is necessary.

ENQUIRIES : Joe Gqabi Ms N. Duba at 051 633-1616 OR Ms P Tsuputse at 051 633-1609 OR Tambo Enquiries may be directed to Ms Z. Dlanjwa at 047 – 531 0944 e-Recruitment Technical Support: