Children Care Officer


Department: Social Development
Branch: Migration, Displaced Persons and Children Programmes
Designation: Children Care Officer: (Programme Coordinator)
Salary: R22 215.52 pm (basic salary excluding benefits)
Appointment Requirements:
 Grade 12/NQF level 4 plus Bachelors of Education NQF level 7;
 Specializing in ECD Foundations Phase will be an added advantage;
 1 – 3 years working experience in the development and implementation of programmes for
children between the ages of 0 -18 years. This should include working on Early Childhood
Development Programmes and ECD practitioners, as well as NGO organisations in the
implementing programmes for children. The programmes should have an educational, as well as a
life skill element;
 Basic knowledge of Children’s Services programmes mainstreaming;
 Early Childhood Development forums relations management; and
 Must have a valid driver’s license (Code EB or C1).
Primary Function: Facilitate planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of Children
Services: Social Development programmes/projects within the community disseminate information
and advising community on Children’s Services Developmental and support programmes.
Key Performance Areas: Execute and oversee all administrative processes and actions. Execute,
coordinate and provide support in terms of rolling out and running of programmes and projects.
Facilitate, execute and coordinate educational trainings programmes and initiatives. Liaise and
communicate with all relevant service providers and stake holders. Investigate, asses and refer
complaints. Monitor and evaluate stakeholder management.
Leading Competencies: Teamwork, be able to work initiate and work independently; be flexible to
work City wide.
Core Competencies: Computer Literacy (Microsoft Word, power-point and Excel); Good
communication (verbal and written); networking; Active listening skills required.
This is an employment equity targeted position and preference will be given to Indian and
White Males and Females, including people with disabilities
Contact Person: Rose Molete
Tel No: (011) 407 7636
Workplace: Metro Centre, 158 Civic Boulevard, Metro Centre, Braamfontein
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