Ons Plek: Social Worker - Manager

Ons Plek Projects
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 20 January, 2020
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. They also have 3 community projects which cater for boys and girls at risk of becoming street children.

Ons Plek Projects seeks to appoint a Manager and Social Worker to be based in Cape Town and Philippi.

Employment Type: Full-day position.

Remuneration: R16,000.00 / month, Salary commensurate with experience and normal leave facilities apply.

Employment Type: Permanent

The purpose of the position is to do staff supervision, case work, Group Work and community work. The children and parents need someone to talk to, the parents need parenting skills, staff need guidance on activities for children. The position is for a Manager of an experienced team who will also work as a social worker on the team in the community of Philippi.


  • Communication skills and the ability to work in a team
  • Computer Skills
  • Have a high standard of report writing skills and evaluative ability
  • Have supervision and coordination skills
  • Have at least 10 years’ social work experience
  • Social work qualifications a pre-requisite


  • Social Work: 10 years (Preferred)

NB: They do not provide a car.

Applicant to reside in Cape Town/Western Province

Please send applications via email to: onsplek@onsplek.org.za or Hand Deliver to: 7 Malleson Road, Mowbray
Enquiries: 021 6854052

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

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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

Cape Town

NGO Services

NGO Services