SOCIAL WORKER: CHILDREN: GRADE 3 (5 POSTS)

SOCIAL WORKER: CHILDREN: GRADE 3 (X5 POSTS)

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SALARY : R384 228 – R714 795 per annum. Grade 1- 4

CENTRE : UMgungundlovu District Ref No: DSD04/03/2020UMGU (X2 Post)

Harry Gwala District Ref No: DSD05/03/2020PMB

ILembe District Ref No: DSD06/03/2020ILEMB (X2 Posts)

REQUIREMENTS : Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work; Registration with the South African Council for Social Services Profession as a Social Worker; Proof of current registration with South African Council for Social Services Profession as a Social Worker; A minimum of 7 years’ appropriate experience in Social Work after registration as a Social Worker with SACSSP; A Valid driver’s licence. Knowledge: Public Service Act; Public service Regulations; Batho-Pele principles; Knowledge and understanding of human behaviour and social systems; The ability and competence to assist; develop; advocate for, and empower individuals; families; groups; organizations and communities to enhance their functioning and their problem-solving capabilities; The ability to promote; restore; maintain; advocate for, and enhance the functioning of individuals; families; groups; and communities by enabling them to accomplish tasks; prevent and alleviate distress and use resources effectively; The understanding and ability to provide social services towards protecting people who are vulnerable; at risk and unable to protect themselves; The ability to mentor and coach Social Workers; Employee Performance Management and Development System. Skills: Communication (written and verbal); Listening; Interpersonal; Computer Literacy; Research; Problem solving; Report writing; Time management; Presentation; Facilitation; Counselling; Numeracy; Language and Driving.

DUTIES: Render a social service with regard to the care, support, protection and development of vulnerable individuals, groups, families and communities through the relevant programmes; Keep up to date with new development in the social work and Social Welfare fields perform all the administrative functions required of the jobs.

ENQUIRIES: Ms CD Zondi (UMgungundlovu District) Tel No: (033) 395 9600

Ms RM Ntombela (Harry Gwala District) Tel No: (039) 834 1176

Ms NW Dludla (ILembe District) Tel No: (031) 336 8818

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

APPLICATIONS: Director hand-delivers applications to the addresses as indicated below: – Head Office: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X9144, Pietermaritzburg 3200 or hand deliver to 174 Mayors Walk Road, Pietermaritzburg 3200 For Attention: Ms PN Mkhize.

UMkhanyakude District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, P. O. Box 246; Mbazwana; 3974 or hand deliver to Ngwenya Properties; Sodwana Bay Road; Mbazwana; 3974. For Attention: Mr NH Siyaya.

UMzinyathi District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X2057 Dundee, 3000 or hand deliver to 50 Gray Street, Dundee, 3000. Attention: Mr CM Ndaba.

UMgungundlovu District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X1724, Pietermaritzburg: 3200 or hand deliver to 174 Mayors Walk Road, Pietermaritzburg 3201. For Attention: Mr PC Madonsela.

Harry Gwala District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X1724, Pietermaritzburg: 3200 or hand deliver to 174 Mayors Walk Road, Pietermaritzburg 3201. For Attention: Ms TW Gazu.

UGU District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X1724, Pietermaritzburg: 3200 or hand deliver to 174 Mayors Walk Road, Pietermaritzburg 3201. For Attention: Mr S Govender.

ILembe District: The District Director Department of Social Development, Private Bag X1503 Durban: 4000 or hand deliver to: 214 Dr Pixley KaSeme Street, 8th Floor Durban 4000. Attention: Ms R Singh.

UThukela District: The District Director: Department of Social Development; Private Bag X9917 Ladysmith; 3370 or hand deliver to 108 Rholihlahla Street; Peters; Ladysmith; 3370. For Attention: Mr PM Mpanza.

Amajuba District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X6680; Newcastle; 2940 or hand deliver to 941 Church Street, Charlestown; 2940. Attention: Mr TM Nguse.

Zululand District: The District Director Department of Social Development, Private Bag X13 ULUNDI, 3838 or hand deliver to King Dinuzulu Highway, Administration Building, 2nd Floor, Zone 3, Ulundi, 3838. Attention: Ms FN Ntombela.

King Cetshwayo District: The District Director: Department of Social Development, Private Bag X02 Empangeni Rail, 3910 or hand deliver to A1235 Thinasobabili Road, Ngwelezane3910. Attention: Mr MT Mngomezulu.

EThekwini South District: The District Director Department of Social Development, Private Bag X1503 Durban: 4000 or hand deliver to: 214 Dr Pixley KaSeme Street, 8th Floor Durban 4000. Attention: Ms TN Ndlovu.

EThekwini North District: The District Director Department of Social Development, Private Bag X1503 Durban: 4000 or hand deliver to: 214 Dr Pixley KaSeme Street, 8th Floor Durban 4000. Attention: Mr MG Nzama.

CLOSING DATE: 31 July 2020

NOTE: Applications must be submitted on form Z83 and should be accompanied by a CV and original certified copies of all educational qualifications, Identity document and A valid driver’s licence required by the post advertised. Applications must be forwarded to the relevant address. Applicants must indicate the reference number of the post applied and the centre on Form Z83. Application forms Z83 (Application for Employment) should be fully completed and signed by the applicant. Under no circumstances will fax or e-mailed applications be accepted. The Department is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The employment is subject to the signing of the employment contract and annual performance agreement. The candidates will be required to undergo a security clearance, competency-based assessment, technical assessment, SMS Pre-entry course is a prerequisite for all SMS posts and to disclose financial interests in accordance with relevant prescripts. Failure to comply with any of the above instructions will result in immediate disqualification. If the applicant has not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date must accept that his / her application was not successful. People with disabilities who meet the minimum appointment requirements will be given preference.

Updated: July 25, 2020 — 11:59