Social Worker / Maatskaplike Werker wanted urgently: APPLY HERE

Social Worker

Social Worker / Maatskaplike Werker wanted urgently: APPLY HERE

Stellenbosch, Western Cape 7600

Full time Specialist Position / Voltydse spesialiseringspos

Salary according to experience / Vergoeding sal bepaal word deur ervaring.


Maintain and develop psycho-social and emotional capacity and wellbeing of residential and daycare clients of Horizon House.
Organize and conduct group sessions addressing psychological/psychiatric needs and life skills’ training.
Intervene in crisis, defuse trauma, provide harm reduction and therapeutic intervention if required.
Involvement in peer supervision and professional development (case presentation and literature reviews.)
Updating all administrative processes including clinical notes, organizing files, giving feedback.
Monitoring and evaluation must be timeously, accurate and in alignment with workplan.
Information for annual and other reports must be accurate and provided timeously.

Required competencies:

Good interpersonal skills
Efficient planning, organizing and priority skills
Ability to work under pressure
Ethical insight and reliability
Ability to manage crisis interventions
Excellent time management and administrative skills.
Excellent communication skills.
Valid SA driver’s license.

Added advantages and preferences:

Experience in the field of intellectual disability, brain injuries, therapeutic processes and sexuality of people living with a disability.

Minimum requirements:

A bachelor’s degree in social work and registration with the South African Counsel of Social Services Professions.
Computer literate.
Fluent in Afrikaans and English.
Closing date: 21 February 2020

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

For more information:

Job Type: Full-time


social work: 2 years (Required)

Education: Bachelors (Required)

Licence: South African Driver’s Licence (Required)

Language: Afrikaans and English (Required)

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