Opportunity closing date:
Sunday, 12 September, 2021
Opportunity type:

NICRO was founded in September 1910, is one of the largest, most enduring South African non-profit organizations. NICRO specializes in social crime prevention and offender reintegration, boasts a rich, unparalleled history in human rights, juvenile justice and innovative criminal justice reform.​

Nicro seeks to appoint a Social Work Supervisorto be based in Port Elizabeth

The Supervisor supervises social service professionals (SW and SAW) in the provision of direct social work services to clients.  In accordance with the mission of the organization the Supervisor, under the direction of the Area Manager, plans, organizes, staff and directs services to clients on a daily operational basis and ensure service quality through the supervision process.  The Social work Supervisor ensures high quality of services and protection of clients’ rights by guiding the social work staff in the development of their professional capacity to function autonomously and perform their jobs to the highest professional standards (for social work) and organizational performance requirements.

Summary of essential job functions

  • Ethical and situational leadership
  • Marketing/promotion and profiling of organisation and services
  • Administrative supervision
  • Service Delivery
  • Health and Safety
  • Training

Minimum requirements

  • BA in Social Work; Current registration with SACSSP
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience of Supervision practice essential
  • Knowledge and experience of the principles and practices of social work profession
  • Ability to write reports, project plans, business plans, and business correspondence
  • Driver License crucial

Forward applications to:        Lungile Ngwenya, Area Manager
Email:                              or

If you have not been contacted by 15 September 2021 for an interview you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for the position

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application – NGO Pulse Portal

For more about NICRO, refer to



Port Elizabeth