May 11, 2018

Senior Employment Services Practitioner

  • Department of Labour
  • Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Full time Government

Job Description

POST 18/18 : SENIOR EMPLOYMENT SERVICE PRACTITIONER III (ESP3) REF NO: HR4/4/5/36 SALARY : R417 552 per annum CENTRE : Labour Centre: Pietermaritzburg

Three year tertiary relevant qualification in Public Administration/Social Science. Two (2) years supervisory experience. Two (2) years functional experience in Employment Services administration/Coordination. Knowledge: ILO Conventions, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, Recruitment and Selection, Immigration Act, Employment Service Act, Unemployment Insurance Act, Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act, PFMA, Public Service Act.

Skills: Planning and organizing, Communication, Computer, Analytical, Presentation, Interpersonal, Leadership, Networking.

Co-ordinating and maintain the relationship within Employment Services stakeholders. Manage the provision of effective career guidance and psychometric assessment services for the Department.
Oversee the provisioning of technical advice and administration service regarding PES legislations to the client. Provide administrative support to PES Labour Centres. Manage all the resources of the division.

APPLICATIONS : Chief Director: Provincial Operations: P O Box 940, Durban, 4000 or hand delivers at 267 Anton Lambede Street, Royal Hotel Building, Durban.

Sub-directorate: Human Resources Management, Kwazulu-Natal.

It is the Department’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post with a candidate whose transfer / promotion / appointment will promote representivity in line with the numeric targets as contained in our Employment Equity plan.

Applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet

The fully completed and signed form Z83 should be accompanied by a recently updated, comprehensive CV as well as recently certified copies of all qualification(s), academic records including a Senior certificate, ID-document and a Driver’s license where applicable.

The certification must be within three (3) months as at the advert closing date.

NonRSA Citizens/Permanent Resident Permit Holders must attach a copy of their Permanent Residence Permits to their applications.

Should you be in possession of a foreign qualification, it must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA).

Applicants who do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements, as well as applications received late, will not be considered.

The Department does not accept applications via fax or email.

Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only.

If you have not been contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Suitable candidates will be subjected to a personnel suitability check (criminal record, citizenship, credit record checks, qualification verification and employment verification).

Where applicable, candidates will be subjected to a skills/knowledge test.

All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical competency exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which be communicated by the Department.

Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools.

Successful candidates will be appointed on a probation period of 12 months.

The Department reserves the right not to make any appointment(s) to the above post.

The successful candidate will be expected to sign a performance agreement.

The Department of Labour is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.

The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of the Department.

It is the Department’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post(s) with a candidate whose transfer / promotion / appointment will promote representativity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan.


R417 552 per annum

Apply Now

Subcribe to Latest Jobs. Enter your Email Address:

Delivered by FeedBurner