JOB TITLE: Social Worker (Monitoring & Evaluation), Child Protection, Ref no. DSD 2016-250
DEPARTMENT: Social Development
REPORTING TO: Ms T Ngcongolo at (021) 483 5813
JOB TYPE: Permanent
LOCATION: Cape Town, Western Cape
CLOSING DATE: 27 June 2016

The Western Cape Government is seeking to employ two qualified individuals to ensure that a Social Work Monitoring and Evaluation service is implemented in line with the pre-funding assessments done for organizations that will bring about change towards the rendering of services aimed at introducing problem solving human relationships and the empowerment and liberation of people to enhance social well-being.

• A formal tertiary qualification in Social Work (Bachelor of Social Work);
• Compulsory registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions as Social Worker.

Grade 1: None;
Grade 2: A minimum of 10 years appropriate experience in social work after registration as a Social Worker with the SACSSP;
Grade 3: A minimum of 20 years appropriate experience in social work after registration as a Social Worker with the SACSSP;
Grade 4: A minimum of 30 years appropriate experience in social work after registration as a Social Worker with the SACSSP.

Note: Proof of first registration as Social Worker with the SACSSP must be submitted with your online application.


• Develop and review social work monitoring and evaluation service plans for the pre-funding assessment of organisations aimed at rendering Child Protection programmes;
• Management of relevant databases for the respective programmes;
• Develop and review monitoring tools to ensure adequate assessment of the effectiveness of child protection programmes;
• Manage the reporting and dissemination process of all reports for the child protection programme;
• Coordinate the submission of corrective development plans by organisations and monitor the compliance with regards to these plans.

• Knowledge of the following: o Relevant legislation, policies and prescripts; o Monitoring and Evaluation processes;
• Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills in at least two of the languages of the Western Cape;
• Must be able to exchange information in a clear and concise manner with clients and supervisors including report writing;
• Self-management and motivation; • Good planning and organising skills.

Grade 1: R 211 263 – R 244 908 per annum;
Grade 2: R 259 818 – R 301 191 per annum;
Grade 3: R 318 102 – R 368 766 per annum;
Grade 4: R 391 224 – R 481 155 per annum;

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: Note: Proof of first registration as Social Worker with the SACSSP must be submitted with your online application.

Only applications submitted online will be accepted. If you do not get a reply within 3 months after the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful. 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 tests.




Reference Number: Tygerburger 6/4/2016
Component: Department of Health
Institution: Tygerberg Hospital, Parow Valley
Core Title: Administrative Line Function and Support Personnel

Service benefits:

  • 13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.

Minimum educational qualification:

  • Senior Certificate (or equivalent).


  • Appropriate experience in typing of documents and general office administration.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):

  • Basic office management and organisational skills.
  • Good telephone etiquette, as well as human relationship skills.
  • Knowledge of meeting procedures.
  • Skills and experience in communicating with the public.
  • Knowledge pertaining to departmental and community resources.
  • Proof of computer skills in MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Ability to communicate effectively in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):

  • Complete typed documents within the time frame required and to the satisfaction of the Head of the Department.
  • Efficiently maintain a system for ordering and bookkeeping of all office consumables. Maintain the diary of the Head of the Division.
  • Organise meetings, appointments, record minutes and also act as secretariat at meetings when required.
  • General office management and handle patient information.
  • Handle a variety of personnel, written and telephonic enquiries and redirect calls. File documents.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or must: Be completed in full, clearly reflect the name of the position, name and date of the publication (candidates may use this as reference), be signed, accompanied by a comprehensive CV, the names of 3 referees and certified copies of ID, driver’s licence and qualification/s. A separate application form must be completed for each post. Applications without the afore-mentioned will not be considered. Applications must be forwarded to the address as indicated on the advertisement.

No late, faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted.

CV’s will not be returned. Excess personnel will receive preference. Applications, which are received after the closing date, will not be considered. Further communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you have not received a response from the Department within 3 months of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful. It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date, time and place as determined by the Department.

As directed by the Department of Public Service & Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records, credit records and previous employment.

The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated. This post was also advertised in (Tygerburger 6/4/2016).

Salary: R 132 399 per annum
Salary Level: Level 5

Applications To:
The Chief Executive Officer
Tygerberg Hospital
Private Bag X3

(For attention: Ms V Meyer)

Closing Date: 29 April 2016
Enquiries: Ms V Meyer
Tel: (021) 938 5194