SOCIALWORK (X22 POSTS)
SALARY : R257 592 – R298 614 per annum (within the OSD Framework)
CENTRE : Ekurhuleni Region
Ref No: SD/2019/08/08 (X19 Posts)
Johannesburg Metro Region Ref No: SD/2019/08/09 (X1 Post)
Sedibeng Region Ref No: SD/2019/08/10 (X1 Post)
JW Luckhoff CYCC Ref No: SD/2019/08/11 (X1 Post)
REQUIREMENTS : Degree in Social Work. Current registration with SACSSP and the registration certificate. Knowledge and understating of legislation, policy, procedures and processes related to social work. Knowledge and understanding of Departmental Social Work Strategy, procedures and policies. A valid driver’s license. Knowledge and skills: To challenge structural sources of poverty, inequality, oppression, discrimination, exclusion and to intervene at the points where people interact with their environments in order to promote social wellbeing. The ability and competence to assist, develop, advocate for, empower individuals, families, groups, organisations and communities to enhance their social functioning and their problem-solving capabilities.
DUTIES : Develop, determine and plan programmes to render the recommended interventions efficiently, effectively and economically. Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the recommended interventions, report on progress and identify further/amended interventions to address the identified conditions. Study professional journals and publications in order to ensure that recognisance is taken of new developments. Monitor and study the social services legal and policy framework continuously. Engage in continuous professional development activities as prescribed. Perform all the administrative functions required of the job.
ENQUIRIES : Ekurhuleni Region: Ms N Pete Tel No: (011) 820 0332 Johannesburg Metro Region: Ms C Dukwana Tel No: (011) 355 9502 Sedibeng Region: Ms Lorna Harmse Tel No: (016) 930 2055 JW Luckhoff Child and Youth Care Centre: Ms J Fouche Tel No: (010) 344 1280
APPLICATIONS : Please forward applications, quoting the relevant reference number to The Gauteng Department of Social Development, Ekurhuleni Region 40 Catlin Street, Germiston,1400 or posted to -Private Bag x1008, Germiston, 1400 for Attention Ms N Pete Johannesburg Metro Region: 91 Commissioner Street, Private Bag x1 Johannesburg, 2000 for Attention Ms C Dukwana, Sedibeng Region 3 Moshoeshoe Street or posted to Private bag x029, Vanderbijlpark, 1900 JW Luckhoff Child and Youth Care Centre: Vaal dam road, Heidelberg for Attention Ms J Fouche
NOTE : The selection and appointment of candidates is subject to positive vetting and verification requirements as per government policy and procedures.
CLOSING DATE : 06 September 2019