PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: WESTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
REF NO: DSD 2019-106
SALARY : Grade 1: R384 228 per annum (OSD as prescribed)
CENTRE : Department of Social Development, Western Cape Government
CLOSING DATE : 07 October 2019
Formal tertiary qualification in Social Work (e.
g Bachelor of Social Work) that allows professional registration with the SACSSP.
Registration with the SACSSP as a Social Worker.
A minimum of 7 years appropriate experience in social work after registration as Social Worker with the SACSSP.
A valid code B driving licence.
Competencies: Knowledge of the following: Social work services and human behaviour.
Analytical, diagnostic, assessment tools, evaluation methods and processes.
Personnel Management and practices.
Supervision Framework for Social Workers.
Social Work legislation related to children.
Social Work theory and interventions.
Information and Knowledge Management.
Protocol and professional ethics.
Organising and planning skills.
Project planning skills.
Psycho social intervention skills.
Communication skills and language.
People Management practices.
Conflict management skills.
Proven computer literacy (MS office) skills.
Presentation and facilitation skills.
Problem solving and analytical skills.
Client orientation and customer focus.
Ensure that a social work service with regard to the care, support, protection and development of vulnerable individuals, groups, families and communities through the relevant programmes is rendered.
Attend to any other matters that could result in, or stem from, social instability in any form.
Supervise and advise social workers, social auxiliary workers and volunteers to ensure an effective social work service.
Keep up to date with new developments in the social work field.
Supervise all the administrative functions required in the unit and undertake the higher level administrative functions.
Mr D Eland at Tel No: (023) 348 5300
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