Nicro: Area Manager

Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 14 September, 2012
Opportunity type: 

The National Institute for Crime Prevention and the Reintegration of Offenders (NICRO) is a national crime prevention nonprofit organisation that works towards a safer South Africa.

NICRO seeks to appoint an Area Manager, based in Cape Town.


  • Provide supervision and management services to Supervisors monitoring the implementation of supervision model;
  • Provincial networking • Advocacy and lobbying;
  • Expansion of services;
  • Compiling reports;
  • Compiling management information;
  • Stakeholder engagement;
  • Quality assurance;
  • Strategic implementation and management;
  • Media spokesperson.


  • Bachelor’s degree social work or a four-year degree with a minimum 10 years experience in the field and five year supervision experience;
  • Registration with the SACSSP required;
  • Networking and excellent communications skills;
  • Ability to establish and maintain professional trusting, relationships with other professionals, social workers, client groups and communities and other stakeholders;
  • Acceptance of ethnic, cultural, religious, and sexual identities as well as an understanding of the socio-economic situations client’s experience;
  • High level of computer skills;
  • Knowledge and  experience of the principles and practices of all aspects of the social work profession, finance and organisational development and management, research and evaluation methodology;
  • Demonstrated ability to write, read, analyse, interpret and disseminate general business periodicals, professional journals, technical professional procedures, government regulations and practice related information;
  • Ability to write reports, project plans,  business plans, and business correspondence.

To apply, submit a CV to Betzi Pierce at

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

Should you not be contacted by 25 September 2012 for an interview, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for the position.

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