SOCIAL WORKER GRADE 1 REF NO: 3/3/1/145
Sub Directorate: Allied
SALARY: R257 592 – R298 614 per annum
Centre: Dr Yusuf Dadoo Hospital
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree in social work, Registration with the South African Council for Social Service Profession as a Social Worker. Proof of current registration with South African Council for Social Service. A valid driver’s license.
Knowledge and understanding of human behaviour and social systems, the ability and competence to develop, advocate for, and empower individuals, families, group, organizations and communities to enhance their problem-solving capabilities. The ability to promote, restore and maintain, advocate for, and enhance the functioning of individuals, families, groups, and communities by enabling them to accomplish tasks. To prevent all alleviate distress and use resources effectively. Ability to compile complex reports.
DUTIES: Render health social work services with regard to the care, support, protection and development of vulnerable individuals, groups, families and communities through relevant programs. Conduct psychosocial assessment aimed at identifying conditions in individuals, groups, families and communities that justify relevant intervention. Implement the recommended interventions by providing continuous support, counselling, guidance and advice to the affected individual, families and communities. Study, interpret, apply and give information on legislation and policies in the identified work fields. Liaise/attend meetings with other departments and non-governmental institutions. Undertake research and development. Keep up to date with developments in the social welfare and health fields. Perform all administrative tasks required of the job and function within a multi-disciplinary team to enhance a holistic approach to patient care.
ENQUIRIES: Dr. P. Ugobor Tel No: (011) 951 6000
APPLICATIONS: Applications must be delivered to Dr Yusuf Dadoo Hospital road, Krugersdorp or posted to Private bag X2006, Krugersdorp, 1740. Please attach to your application Z83, CV, Certified copies of ID and qualifications. Failure to do so will lead to disqualification of your application.
CLOSING DATE: 15 November 2019