Social Work Jobs & Vacancies in South Africa

By | March 14, 2019

Social Work Jobs & Vacancies in South Africa

Social workers serve clients dealing with a range of challenges including poverty, physical and mental health issues, financial, addiction, and family problems.

For those with a real commitment to helping others and making the world a better place, a career in social work can provide unique challenges and personal rewards.

List of Available Social Work Vacancies

SA Children’s Home: Child Care Worker

ICRC: Legal Intern (part-time)

Chemonics International : Logistics Officer

Ons Plek Projects: Social Worker

JAM SA: Operations Coordinator

HEALA: Programmes Manager

HPPSA : Assistant Grant Administrator

Common Good: Recruitment Administrator

Molteno Institute: Administration Intern

Community Chest: Fundraising Manager

Sonke Gender Justice: Communication Strategic Information Manager

Columba Leadership: Champion Coordinator

m2m :Human Resources Officer – SA Country Programme

Ikamva Labantu: Community Based Worker

Columba Leadership: Programme Administrator

Earthlife Africa : Researcher/ Energy Policy Officer

Molteno Institute: ICT Intern

The Nali’Bali Trust: Senior Communications Officer

CAOSA : Coordinator: Communication and Advocacy

Columba Leadership : School Engagement Officer

CAOSA: Accounts Manager

Community Chest: Fundraisers

SECTION27: Human Resources Administrative Assistant

SAEP: Programme Coordinator

Mathematics Tutor

Khululeka Grief Support: Office Administrator

Action Volunteers: Development Manager

The average annual salaries of these Social Work Jobs is 665,390 South African Rand which may include bonuses.

Qualifications / Requirements

  1. Complete an Internship in the Community
  2. Bachelor’s Degree Certificate
  3. Be of sound mind
  4. qualification in health and social care
  5. Fluent in spoken and written English
  6. Perform additional tasks as assigned by the Program Coordinator and project leadership
  7. Experience working with international NGOs or contractors managing program logistics or operations preferred
  8. Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  9. Demonstrated capacity to work independently and in a collaborative environment, as well as ability to show initiative and self-motivation to lead and develop tasks to achieve results
  10. Strong computer literacy required (example: Word, Excel, and Outlook, etc)

Social Work Skills Required

The Applicant must have the following skills

  • Effective Listener
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Organization Skills
  • Critical Thinker
  • Tolerant
  • Setting Boundaries
  • Empathy
  • Good Communicator

The contact details of three contactable references must be provided, one of which must be from your present employer.

Late, incomplete, or incorrect applications will not be considered.

Only applications with all the required documentation will be accepted.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.