Closing date: 31/03/2024

Social Worker: Community Care Services

Provide social services and assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families. Provide counselling and therapy to children in order to improve their social circumstances, develop their psychological well-being and emotional stability and assist in maximising their academic development.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work
  • Registration with South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP)
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Be able to read, write and speak English and Afrikaans
  • Have a valid driver’s license and own transport essential
  • Must be able to provide services to beneficiaries at Community Care Services – Westbury Family Care


  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing including presentation and report writing
  • Strong decision- making skills and the ability to make effective judgements on case files
  • Resilience- Ability to cope under pressure and to persevere
  • Leadership capabilities and excellent managerial skills
  • Competency in therapy with traumatised children
  • Ability to continuously develop and learn in the aspects of childcare and therapy
  • Excellent knowledge of the Childcare Act
  • Ability to work in and motivate a team

Should you meet any of the above requirements please email CV to:  Ntuntu Riba at

NB: Please note this position is in Johannesburg

Should you not be contacted within 2 weeks of submitting your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Should you meet the above requirements please send a detailed CV with a professional application form DOWNLOADABLE HERE

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.