Khula Development Group: Social Worker

Khula Development Group
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 24 October, 2018
Opportunity type: 
Employment

Khula Development Group is a Christian community-based organisation with a mission to reintegrate primary school children from poor and disadvantaged communities and at risk of dropping out, back into school.

Khula Development Group seeks to appoint a Social Worker, Stellenbosch.

Responsibilities:

  • A strong personal relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Emotional intelligence, integrity and the ability to work with people from all walks of life
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work
  • Registered with the SACSSP
  • A valid driver’s licence
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in social work, especially case and community work
  • Experience with (and love for) children and families and working in the community
  • Administrative and report-writing skills and computer literacy
  • Interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Supervisory skills and experience
  • Skills and experience to network and strengthen partnerships and collaboration with various role players and stakeholders in the community
  • Preferably resides in Stellenbosch

Requirements:

  • Coordinate the Khula Reintegration programme
  • Professional supervision of fieldworkers and social auxiliary workers
  • Provide social work intervention to at-risk children and their families
  • Liaise with partners and make referrals to ensure best possible service to children and families
  • Build stakeholder relationships
  • Provide detailed reports
  • Work closely with the Branch Manager to monitor and evaluate services

To apply, submit your CV with at least two contactable references and a one page motivation letter to maria@khuladg.co.za

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

Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

For more about Khula Development Group, refer www.khuladg.co.za

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies

Location: 
Stellenbosch

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