SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR (X75 POSTS) Directorates: Probation and Canalization, Intake Field and Foster Care, NPO Partnership Directorates: Social Care and Safety Cases

SALARY : R384 228 – R714 795 per annum (within the OSD framework)

CENTRE : Regions: Ekurhuleni Region Ref No: SD/2019/06/01 (X18 Posts) Johannesburg Metro Region Ref No: SD/2019/06/02 (X19 Posts) Tshwane Region Ref No: SD/2019/06/03 (X19 Posts) Westrand Region Ref No: SD/2019/06/04 (X10 Posts) Sedibeng Region Ref No: SD/2019/06/05 (X8 Posts) Institutions: Soshanguve Secure Care Centre Ref No: SD/2019/06/06 (X1 Post)

REQUIREMENTS : A Bachelor’s degree in Social Worker with 7 years appropriate/ recognizable experience in Social Work after registration as a Social Worker with the South African Council for Social Services (SACSSP). Submission of valid proof of registration with the council. A valid driver’s licence. Knowledge of and understanding of human behaviour and social systems and skills to ensure that supervisees intervene efficiently and effectively at the points where people interact with their environments in order to promote social well-being. The ability and competence to ensure that supervisees assist, advocate and empower individuals, families, groups, organisations and communities to enhance their social functioning and their problem-solving capacities, prevent and alleviate distress and use resources, effectively and efficiently. Knowledge of applicable and relevant legislations and policies in this field of work and the ability to compile complex reports. Good conflict resolution and people management, Computer literate, excellent verbal and written communication skills.

DUTIES : Ensure that a Social Work service with regard to the care, support, protection and development of vulnerable individuals, group, 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 Services. 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.


Soshanguve Secure Care Centre-Ms A Maluleke (012) 730 2015/12

Ekurhuleni Region-Ms N Pete (011) 820 0332

West Rand Region-Mr SM Makgorogo Tel: (011) 950 7803/ (011) 950 7700

Johannesburg Metro Region- Ms C Dukwana (011) 355 9502

Tshwane Region Mr A Kotsedi Tel (012) 359 3314 Sedibeng Region- Ms J Phetshana Tel (016) 930 2068

NOTE : The selection and appointment of candidates is subject to positive vetting and verification requirements as per government policy and procedures.

How to Apply

APPLICATIONS : Please forward applications, quoting the relevant reference number to

The Gauteng Department of Social Development, Soshanguve Secure Care Centre- Southpan Road, Soshanguve or Private Bag X73 Soshanguve 0152- Ms A Maluleke (012) 730 2015/12,

Ekurhuleni Region: Ms N Pete (011) 820 0332 40 Catlin Street, Germiston, 1400 or Private Bag x1008, Germiston, 1400,

West Rand Region: Mr SM Makgorogo Tel: (011) 950 7803/ (011) 950 770016 Human Street, Krugersdorp or Private Bag x 2068,

Krugersdorp 1740, Johannesburg Metro Region: Ms C Dukwana (011) 355 9502,

Johannesburg Metro Region: 91 Commissioner Street or Private Bag x1 2000.

Tshwane Region: Mr A Kotsedi Tel-(012) 359 3314- South Tower, Fedsure Building, 268 Cnr Lillian Ngoyi & Pretorius Street, Pretoria or Private bag X266 Pretoria 0001.

Sedibeng Region: Ms J Phetshana Tel (016) 930 2068, 3 Moshoeshoe Street, Sebokeng or Private Bag X209 Vanderbijlpark 1911. 77

CLOSING DATE : 21 June 2019 NOTE : Applications must be submitted on form z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at The Completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV as well as certified copies of all qualification/s and ID document( no copies of certified copies allowed, certification should not be more than six months old).

Source: DPSA

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