Reference Number:HESD0278E
Position:Chief Social Worker

Department:  Health and Social Development
Division:Social Development
Salary:R296 460 – R384 816 per annum (Plus benefits)

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.A. Hons in Social Work
  • Registered with South African Council for Social Services Professions
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • 5 – 8 years relevant experience in the similar environment

Core Responsibilities:

  • Manage sub-regional staff, facilities and implementation of programmes and resource utilisation
  • Supervise the Social Workers to ensure the execution of comprehensive social work services to the communities
  • Coordinate comprehensive social work services
  • Report to the MMC service delivery meetings
  • Facilitate the planning of programme implementation with the task teams
  • Oversee the development and implementation of the business in line with SDBIP targets
  • Advise on constitutional, legislative, Social Development strategy, SOPS and Policy issues

Applications or CVs and copies of qualifications, identity document and driver’s license (if applicable), to be submitted to the following Human Resource Office:

  • Brakpan Civic Centre, Cnr. Elliot & Escombe Streets, Brakpan
  • Postal Address: PO Box 15, Brakpan 1540
  • Enquiries: 011 999-7785/7883/7840/7845/7743/8170/7789

No faxed and e-mailed applications will be accepted. Please quote reference number on application.

Applications will not be considered if the necessary copies of the required qualifications are not attached to the application / CV. Candidates may be requested to submit proof of the NQF level applicable to the qualifications they have obtained.

Should candidates not be informed of the outcome of the application within six weeks of the closing date, it should be regarded as having been unsuccessful. The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality subscribes to the principles of the Employment Equity Act.

Closing date: 15/05/2016

How to Apply