Nazareth House: House Mother

Nazareth House
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 31 May, 2012
Opportunity type: 

Nazareth House is a dedicated nonprofit organisation that serves God and embraces the values of love, justice, hospitality, respect, patience and compassion.

Nazareth House seeks to appoint a House Mother, based in Cape Town.
S/he or they (person/couple) will care for six vulnerable children.

This is a live-in position which includes full board and lodging.


  • Children’s care and general wellbeing;
  • Cook meals and household chores;
  • Keep daily records of the children;
  • Administer medication;
  • Attendance of children at school;
  • Attend Doctors appointments and school meetings;
  • Keep an accurate record of expenses.


  • Experience in child care, experience will be preferable;
  • Have no dependants;
  • Love for children;
  • Ability to live with children on a full time basis.

Salary: A negotiable salary depending on qualification and experience will be offered.

To apply, submit a CV and motivation letter to Jackie Hope at or fax to: 021 4656414.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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