Community Keepers: Psychologist, Registered Counsellor or Social Worker

Community Keepers
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 30 September, 2020
Opportunity type: 
Other

Community Keepers delivers psycho-social services to primary and high school learners in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town. They are accepting applications for:

  • Registered Educational, Clinical and Counselling Psychologists in Franschhoek, Stellenbosch and Cape Town. These are part-time morning positions (6-24 hours a week depending on capacity).
  • Registered Counsellors or registered Social Workers in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town.

They deliver a variety of services to learners including assessments, counselling, therapy, life skills programmes, parenting workshops and more.

Psychologist, Registered Counsellor and Social Worker

Community Keepers delivers psycho-social services to primary and high school learners in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town. They are accepting applications for:

  • Registered Educational, Clinical and Counselling Psychologists in Franschhoek, Stellenbosch and Cape Town. These are part-time morning positions (6-24 hours a week depending on capacity).
  • Registered Counsellors or registered Social Workers in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town.

The deliver a variety of services to learners including assessments, counselling, therapy, life skills programmes, parenting workshops and more.
 
Key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing individual and/or group therapy; obtaining collateral; giving feedback and recording of data
  • Maintaining relationships with learners, educators and parents

Requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification.
  • Registered with the HPCSA as an Educational, Clinical, Counselling Psychologist or Counsellor, or with SACSSP as a Social Worker.  
  • Fluent in Afrikaans or Xhosa, as well as English.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Afrikaans or Xhosa and English.
  • Experience in counselling children as well as working in a school context and sound ethical principles of practice.
  • Knowledge in the development of creative approaches for interventions for individual and school development.
  • Outstanding administrative skills with proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Natural ability to build strategic relationships and interact with individuals of different backgrounds.
  • Passion for teamwork and community-based interventions.
  • Capability to represent the values and ethos of the organization.

The successful candidates will be based at Community Keepers offices at primary and/or high schools in Franschhoek, Stellenbosch and Cape Town. The starting date for this position is as soon as possible.

To apply, download the application form from our website (https://communitykeepers.org/vacancies/) and submit to applications@communitykeepers.org with "Psychologist/Registered Counsellor/Social Worker: Franschhoek/Stellenbosch/Cape Winelands or Cape Town" depending on the position you are applying for, in the subject line.  

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

Please note that they do not consider other documentation for applications.

Do not include reference letters or proof of qualifications. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview. Community Keepers reserves the right to fill this position.

For more information about Community Keepers, refer to www.communitykeepers.org

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

 

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Western Cape

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