SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR: SERVICE DELIVERY TEAMS - GUGULETHU CAPE TOWN

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SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR: SERVICE DELIVERY TEAMS - GUGULETHU CAPE TOWN

Closing Date:
2019/11/18

Reference Number:
WCG191015-2

Tracking Number:
DSD 2019-119

Job Title:
Social Work Supervisor: Service Delivery Teams (Gugulethu), Ref No.
DSD 2019-119
Department:
Social Development

Salary level:
OSD

Enquiries:
Mr Q Arendse at (021) 763 6209

Job Type:
Permanent

Job Location:
South Africa

Province:
Western Cape

Town / City:
Metro South Region: Gugulethu

Job Purpose:


The Department of Social Development, Western Cape Government aims to employ two suitably qualified and competent Social Work Supervisors to ensure that social work services are provided by supervisees through the promotion of social change, problem solving in human relationships and the empowerment and liberation of people to enhance social well-being.
This post is stationed in Metro South Region: Gugulethu


Minimum Requirements:


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.

Recommendation:


None.

Key Performance Areas:


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 employees; 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.

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; Good communication (written and verbal) skills; Proven computer literacy; Organising and planning skills; Project planning skills; Psycho social intervention skills; Report writing; Presentation and facilitation skills; Analytical and problem-solving skills; Client orientation and customer focus skills.

Remuneration:


R 384 228 per annum (OSD as prescribed).

Note on Remuneration: : Cost-to-employer (CTE) remuneration packages for certain occupation-specific dispensations (OSD), the middle-management service (MMS) and contract positions are inclusive of all costs related to service benefits or obligations including basic salary, 13th cheque, medical assistance, housing assistance, pension-fund contributions, etc.
MMS remuneration packages are flexible and may be individually structured as prescribed.
Where remuneration is not indicated as CTE, employees' service benefits or obligations are funded or co-funded in terms of the applicable prescripts or collective agreements.

Notes:
Only applications submitted online will be accepted.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes.
These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department and may also be required to undergo competency assessments/ proficiency test.
The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.
Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00.
Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 202.
Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.