SLC: Counsellor

Salesian Life Choices (SLC)
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 17 November, 2017
Opportunity type: 

Salesian Life Choices is a Cape Town based non-profit organisation (NPO) that invests in youth, positioning itself as a social enterprise that will challenge the non-profit sector approach on sustainability.

Salesian Life Choices seeks to appoint a Counsellor to be based in Cape Town.

The counsellor will report directly to the programme manager and will be part of the programme team. 


  • Provision of counselling within high schools, working with learners, parents and school staff
  • Design of health campaign talks (psycho-education material) 
  • Co-facilitation of health campaigns talks 


  • Counselling background (Registered counsellor or Social Worker) 
  • Minimum two years’ relevant experience 
  • Proficiency in English and Afrikaans or IsiXhosa 
  • Own vehicle and valid driver’s license 
  • Solid administrative skills 
  • Computer Literacy 
  • Eagerness for ongoing learning 
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in fast paced changing environment •
  • Ability to build and maintain stakeholder relations 
  • Shared values and a genuine passion for Life Choices’ mission 

To apply, submit a CV and motivational letter with reference number Ref: SLC13102017 to or fax to 021 696 4187. 

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

Further correspondence will only be entered into with candidates under consideration for the role.

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