Officer: Public Art and Open Space

Full-time

Department: Community Development
Branch: Arts, Culture and Heritage
Designation: Officer: Public Art and Open Space
Salary Range: R22 215.52 pm (basic salary excluding benefits)
Appointment Requirements:
 National Diploma in Fine Arts/|Public Administration/Community Development (NQF 6);
 2 – 3 years’ experience working within Arts Environment; and
 Knowledge of Indigenous, Traditional Arts and Culture, Cultural Tourism, Fire Fighter and First
Aid.
Primary Function: Manage heritage resources at the Oppenheimer Garden in Soweto including the
Credo Mutwa Cultural Village and Oppenheimer Tower so as to ensure that they are conserved and
made accessible in order to promote indigenous knowledge the development of the Arts, and Cultural
tourism.
Key Performance Areas: Conduct guided tours for museum visitors. Plan and implement public
programmes and events. Liaise with community groups, Traditional Healer, artist, special groups,
event organizers and other stakeholders regarding programmes and functions. Supervise and
monitor security arrangements. Arrange facilitate and monitor an ongoing maintenance programmes.
Control payments for booking of facilities. Collect information on the heritage resources of the site.
Leading Competencies: Attention to detail. Be able to work under stressful conditions and to meet
deadline. Professionalism, Batho Pele Principles
Core Competencies: Computer literacy in Microsoft Office; Interpersonal and Communication
(verbal and written)
This is an employment equity targeted position and preference will be given to Indian, White
Males and Females including people with disabilities.
Contact Person: Thato Sepuru
Tel No: (011) 407 7035/6653
Workplace: 991 Majoreng Street, Central Western Jabavu Soweto
All applications will be through the website using this link:
https://share.hsforms.com/1fwTBrQXLRimXDw90fXH11w469tl
Or visit www.joburg.org.za and click on Vacancies.

PUBLICATION DATE: 02 DECEMBER 2020 CLOSING DATE: 15 DECEMBER 2020
VACANCY CIRCULAR: 058/2020