Adonis Musati Project: Social Worker

Adonis Musati Project
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 4 March, 2019
Opportunity type: 
Employment

The Adonis Musati Project (AMP) is a nonprofit organisation, which was formed in 2007, to assist the vulnerable asylum seeker and refugee populations in Cape Town. Since then it has developed several successful community-based psychosocial programmes including victim empowerment groups to assist marginalised groups of people including survivors of sexual and gender based violence to self-advocate and become agents of change in their communities.

AMP seeks to appoint a Social Worker to be based in Cape Town.

Start date: 15th April or soonest thereafter

Responsibilities:

  • Render a social work service with regard to the care, support, protection and development of vulnerable individuals and families
  • Conduct assessments of all clients accessing services, aimed at identifying appropriate interventions and offering guidance and support to these families
  • Report writing and presentation of reports at relevant panels
  • Referrals to relevant service providers
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary case discussions
  • Networking and stakeholder engagement
  • Home visits
  • Maintain accurate records and perform all administrative functions relevant to post

Requirements:

  • A formal tertiary qualification in Social Work (Bachelor of Social Work) that allows professional registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions as Social Worker
  • Registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions as a Social Worker and proof of current registration for 2018/2019
  • Experience of working with vulnerable families and individuals
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation in social work practice
  • A valid, unendorsed Code B South African driving licence
  • Experience and ability to work in an inter-disciplinary team.
  • Computer literacy, Microsoft Office, Excel and administrative skills
  • Maturity and ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Fluency in English

To apply, submit your CV with the names and contact details of two recent, contactable references to gahlia@adonismusatiproject.org

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

If you have not received a response in two weeks after the closing date, consider your application as unsuccessful.

For more about the Adonis Musati Project, refer to www.adonismusatiproject.org

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

Location: 
Cape Town

NGO Services

NGO Services