SOCIAL WORKER WANTED ( Department of Health


Reference Number:REF-06842

Centre:Sedibeng District Health Services

Directorate:Primary Health Care

Salary:R276 294 per annum (plus benefits)

Requirements:Tertiary qualification in Social Work. Current registration with SACSSP. Minimum of seven years appropriate experience as a Social Worker after registration with SACSSP as an independent social worker. Computer literacy. Valid driver’s license. Experience in working in a PHC unit. Good communication skills. Independent team leader and be able to work under pressure. Must be innovative, supportive and exemplary. Knowledge in the relevant policies, protocols and guidelines.

Duties:Provide overall management, supervision and control of allocated staff in a PHC to ensure smooth service delivery. Provide integrated community based social work service which include HAST, Mental Health, Medico Legal and Rehabilitation. Complete monthly report and other administrative task required for running of service. Implement cost management and quality assurance measures. Perform staff appraisal report and development, couching and mentoring. Attend provincial meetings, district meetings, sub-district meetings and PHC meetings. Monitor and evaluate social worker service. Ensure adherence of government policies including National Core Standards, Batho Pele principles and patients Rights. Sign performance contract in annual basis. Take part in the Gauteng Turnaround Strategy, PHC Reengineering and Establishment of the Sub-District.

Notes:Quoting the relevant reference number, direct applications to The HR Manager-Sedibeng DHS Private Bag x023 VANDERBIJLPARK 1900 or hand deliver at 2nd Floor, Cnr Frikkie Meyer & Pasteur Blvd, HR Managers office NB! Attach certified copies of your qualifications, identity book, curriculum vitae, and z83 or apply online at:

Enquiries:Ms. E.M. Ngale Tel. (016) 950 61747/ HR Department: (016) 950 6146

Closing Date:2015/06/26 12:00:00 AM

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged, If you do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

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