DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
APPLICATIONS : Head Office: Hand Delivery: Albertina Sisulu Building, No 7 Beatrice Street
(behind KFC-Alexandra Road), King William’s Town, for the attention of Mr. M
Madonci or Post To The Director: HRA: Social Development, Private Bag
X0039, Bhisho, 5605 Enquiries can be directed to Ms Z. Moyeni at Tel No:
(043) 605-5101 OR Mr M. Madonci Tel No: (043) 605-5110.
Alfred Nzo: The District Director, Department of Social Development, Private
Bag X 401, Mount Ayliff, 4735 or hand deliver at Room 7 Mt Ayliff Counseling
Centre, Garane Street for the attention of Mr S Zondo. Enquiries may be
directed to Mr S Zondo at Tel No: (039) 254 0900
Amathole: The District Director, Department of Social Development, Private
Bag X 9066, East London, 5200, or hand delivered at Absa Building, No. 85
Oxford Street, East London for the attention of Ms Z. Habe. Enquiries may be
directed to Ms Z. Habe at Tel No: (043) 711 6626
Buffalo City Metro: The District Director, Department of Social Development,
Private Bag X9066, East London 5200, or hand deliver at Ideal Homes
Building, No 170 Oxford Street, East London, for the attention of Ms P. Kula
Enquiries may be directed to Mr M. Yonana at Tel No: (043) 705-5650/Ms P.
Kula Tel No: (043) 705-5638.
Chris Hani: The District Director, Department of Social Development, Private
Bag X7191, Queenstown 5320 or hand deliver at Pandarosa Building, 54
Ebden Street, Queenstown, for the attention of Ms N Mzinjana. Enquiries may
be directed to Ms Mzinjana at Tel No: (045) 808-3709
Joe Ggqabi: The District Director, Department of Social Development and
Special Programmes, Private Bag X 1002, Aliwal North or hand delivered at
Aliwal North Spar Hotel, Dan-Pienaar Street, Aliwal North Enquiries may be
directed to Ms N. Duba at Tel No: (051) 633-1616 or Mr S Luzipho at Tel No:
Nelson Mandela Metro: The District Director, Department of Social
Development, Private bag X 3906 North End 5056 or hand delivered at Room
208, Ibhayi Bulding, Straundale Road Enquiries may be directed to Ms L.
Thompson Tel No: (041) 406-5750
Sarah Baartman: The District Directot, Department of Social Development,
Private Bag X 1008, Grahamstown, 6139, or hand delivered at Room 11, 2nd
floor, Corner African and Hill Street, Old SABC Building, Grahamstown
Enquiries may be directed to Ms P. Kewuti at Tel No: (046) 636-1484
O.R. Tambo: The District Director, Department of Social Development,
Private Bag X 6000, Umtata, 5099 or hand delivered to at Room No 1045, 10th
floor Botha Sigcau Building, for the attention of Ms Z. Dlanjwa. Enquiries may
be directed to Ms Z. Dlanjwa at Tel No: (047) 531 0944.
CLOSING DATE : 06 March 2020
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on the Z83 Form accompanied by copies of
qualification(s), identity document (certified in the past 12 months), proof of
citizenship if not RSA citizen, a comprehensive CV, indicating three reference
persons: Name and Contact Numbers, A relationship with reference,
Reference checks will be done on nominated candidate(s). Note: Failure to
submit these copies will result in the application not being considered. Please
do not send any original certificates, diplomas or testimonials. Applicants must
note that further checks will be conducted once they are short-listed and that
their appointment is subject to the outcome of these checks include security
clearance, security vetting, qualification verification and criminal checking.
Note that correspondence will only be conducted with the short-listed
candidates. If you have not been contacted by the DPSA within three (3)
months of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your
application was unsuccessful. We thank all applicants for their interest. All
shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical exercise
that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which
will be communicated by department. Following the interview and the technical
exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic
managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA Directive
on the implementation of competency based assessments). The competency
assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies using the
mandated DPSA SMS Competency assessments tools.
POST 07/95 : CHILD & YOUTH CARE SUPERVISOR GRADE 1 REF NO: DSD 07/02/2020
SALARY : R199 188 per annum
CENTRE : OR Tambo: Qumbu Secure Centre
REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate NQF Level 4 (Grade 12) or equivalent qualification. A minimum
of 10 years’ appropriate experience in child and youth care work post after
obtaining the required qualification. 5 years’ experience in a substance abuse
environment. Computer literacy. A valid driver’s license will be an added
advantage as well as FET or BQCC Qualification in Child and Youth Care.
Competencies: Managerial and leadership skills. Knowledge of the relevant
policies pertaining to childcare. Be able to implement and manage
administrative procedures, and new development and methodologies in
childcare work. Good communication skills. Conflict management and
problem-solving skills. The ability to interpret policies and legislation. Planning
and organizing skills. Basic research and analytical skills. Presentation and
facilitation skills. Monitoring and evaluation skills. People management and
empowerment skills. Understanding. Non-judgmental. Respectful and caring.
Assertive. Tolerant. The ability to motivate.
DUTIES : Supervise staff to ensure an effective care service. Facilitate and supervise
the caring for and life space interventions of children and young people. Form
part of a multidisciplinary team. Keep up to date with new developments in the
child and youth care and substance abuse field. Supervise and perform
clerical/administration functions. Compile shift schedule for child and youth
care workers and team leaders.
ENQUIRIES : can be directed to Ms A Njaba at 043 605-5101 OR Mr M. Madonci 043 605-