Child and Youth Care Workers X110 Positions Limpopo



CENTRE : Polokwane Welfare Complex (X62 posts) Mavambe Secure Care Centre (X36 Posts)

CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER REF NO: DSD/2019/70 SALARY : Grade1: R140 958 per annum

REQUIREMENTS : Qualifications and competencies: An appropriate recognised NQF level 4 (Grade 12) or relevant qualification and Basic qualification in Child Care. Knowledge And Skills: Knowledge and understanding of the legislative framework (Children’s act, Child Care Act, Child Justice Act) governing the Secure Care Centres. Good communication skills, Good interpersonal relationships, Ability to handle pressure. Honesty and confidentiality, customer care skills. Experience in secure care environment will be an added advantage.

DUTIES : Receive children and youth to the care facility after admission. Provide orientation of the child to the centre. Provide care and development of children and youth where their needs are protected. Ensure that children/ youth receive medical services. Facilitate the independent living and recreational programmes. Organise family visits and contacts. Escort children to external 93 services. Assist with implementation of developmental and therapy programmes. Perform administration duties.

ENQUIRIES : General enquiries about the advertised posts should be directed to Mr QLM Mogotlane/Mr MJ Sekgobela or Ms ME Gafane at Tel No: (015) 230 4375/4315/4426.

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CHILD AND YOUTH CARE TEAM LEADER REF NO: DSD/2019/62 SALARY : Grade 1: R157 245 per annum

CENTRE : Polokwane Welfare Complex (X9 Posts) Mavambe Secure Care Centre (X3 Posts)

REQUIREMENTS : Qualifications and competencies: An appropriate recognised NQF level 4 (Grade 12) or relevant qualification and Basic qualification in Child Care. A minimum of 7 years appropriate experience in child and youth care work after obtaining the required qualification. Knowledge And Skills: Knowledge and understanding of the legislative framework (Children’s act, Child Care Act, Child Justice Act) governing the Secure Care Centres.

Good communication and listening skills, Ability to intervene and resolve conflict, Good time keeping, Ability to maintain confidentiality. Experience in secure care environment will be an added advantage.

DUTIES : Implementation of planned activities, developmental and therapeutic programmes. Accompany and follow-up on planned and developmental therapeutic programmes. Serve as a team leader for child and youth care workers during shift. Undertake inspections during a shift and report on incidents and problems identified. Perform administrative work relevant to the job.

ENQUIRIES : General enquiries about the advertised posts should be directed to Mr QLM Mogotlane/Mr MJ Sekgobela or Ms ME Gafane at Tel No: (015) 230 4375/4315/4426.

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