Childline Western Cape: Project Manager

Childline Western Cape
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 21 February, 2020
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Childline South Africa is a nonprofit organisation that works collectively to protect children from all forms of violence and to create a culture of children's rights in South Africa.

Childline Western Cape seeks to appoint a Project Manager to be based in Wynberg, Cape Town.

Reports to: the Executive Director

Employment Type: Annual fixed term contract

The purpose of the position is to be responsible for the implementation of a fast paced and demanding OVC programme, funded by USAID, within the Cape Metropole area with the main objectives of ensuring that children are healthy, stable, safe and schooled. This is achieved through a mixed approach of high impact referrals, family centred and structured interventions depending on the specific needs and risk factors of the child.


  • Project management and implementation
  • Strengthening of the linkages to health facilities, service providers and partners
  • Monitoring and evaluation of service provision and programme activity implementation progress
  • Project administration, budgeting and reporting
  • HR management inclusive of mentoring and training of project team members
  • Advocacy and networking with community, government and NGO's


  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • Minimum 3 years project management experience gained in an NPO/HIV and Aids sector inclusive of donor reporting is a pre-requisite
  • Excellent communication, presentation and facilitation skills
  • Good numerical skills including budgeting and analysis of statistical data
  • Fully computer literate
  • Good networking skills
  • Language proficiency: English, Afrikaans, Xhosa (optional)
  • Valid driver's licence and own vehicle essential
  • Willingness to travel within the Cape Metropole area
  • Valid police clearance certificate

Applications to include a CV and covering letter with certified copies of qualifications to Please make your subject line: Project Manager.

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

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