Ons Plek Projects: Child Care Worker / Community Worker

Ons Plek Projects
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 21 February, 2019
Opportunity type: 

Ons Plek Projects is the only residential Child and Youth Care Centre in Cape Town that specialises in developmental and therapeutic intake services for girls who have lived, worked or begged on the streets of Cape Town.

Ons Plek Projects seeks to appoint a Child Care Worker / Community Worker for female street children to be based in Cape Town.

Salary commensurate with experience and normal leave facilities apply.


  • Communication skills and ability to work in a team
  • Report writing skills in English and Xhosa / Afrikaans and evaluative ability
  • Be mature and have experience with children
  • Have a matric qualification
  • Work 12 hour shifts (e.g. day, night and week-end)
  • Be hands-on to supervise children (cooking, dressing, homework etc.)
  • Be qualified as a child care worker
  • Have to obtain a qualification in child care work in order to be registered at the applicant’s expense once employed

To apply, hand deliver your CV to The Director, Ons Plek Projects, 7 Malleson Road, Mowbray or email to onsplek@onsplek.org.za

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

For more about Ons Plek Projects, refer to www.onsplek.org.za

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

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