SALARY : R344 184 – R549 837 per annum (within the OSD Framework)
CENTRE : Head Office
REQUIREMENTS : Bachelor Degree in Social Work with 8 years’ appropriate/recognizable experience in Social Work after registration as a Social Worker with the SACSSP. Submission 75 of valid registration certificate with the SACSSP Council. A valid driver’s license. Knowledge and understating of legislation, policy, procedures, processes and systems regulating services to families in the Public Service. Knowledge and understanding of Departmental priorities, values and commitments related to care and services to families. Good planning and capability, presentation, project and programme management, monitoring and evaluation, reporting, verbal and written communication skills.
DUTIES : Develop and implement guidelines on services to families. Implement developed guidelines on services to families. Disseminate information on training of staff in the regions. Monitor and evaluate services to families. Provision of programmes for families. Implement policy guidelines, norms and standards to families. Implement family preservation programmes and family re-unification programmes. Implement and provide family crisis intervention and forums.
Capacity building on services to families. Provide capacity building programmes to regions. Provide capacity building services to NPO’s rendering services to families. Communicate revised policies, norms and standards. Research and development of services to families. Identify research priorities on services to families. Communicate research results to regions and NPO’s. Monitor the implementation of research results on services to families.
ENQUIRIES : Ms E Choshi Tel No: (011) 355 7700
APPLICATIONS : Please forward applications, quoting the relevant reference number to The Gauteng Department of Social Development, 69 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg or Private Bag X 35, Johannesburg, 2000.