Dec 06, 2019

Social Worker - Child Protection

  • The ACVV Peninsula
  • Cape Town, South Africa
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

ACVV Skiereiland/Peninsula seeks to apppoint a social worker to be based in Cape Town.

Remuneration: Salaries and benefits negotiable within the scales of the ACVV.

Start date: 1 February 2020

The purpose of the position is to have the ability converse with clients in Afrikaans, and legally drive a manual vehicle to join our team in providing child protection services.

It is essential that the incumbent will be able to converse with clients in Afrikaans and be able to legally drive a manual vehicle. Only candidates with these skills will be considered for the position.


A Bachelors in Social Work
Registered with the SACSSP
Work experience in child protection services, the Children's Act and Statutory work. Knowledge of developmental social work will be beneficial
Computer literacy
Valid driver’s license and the ability to drive a manual vehicle
Police clearance certificate - must be available

To apply please submit your CV with three contactable references 

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application 

​Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. Should you not receive any feedback from the ACVV Skiereiland/Peninsula within 30 days you can consider your application unsuccessful.

The ACVV Skiereiland/Peninsula is the designated child protection agency for Albow Gardens, Brooklyn, Garden Village, Kensington, Maitland, Rugby and Ysterplaat. Their dedicated team of social workers provide protection services for children and families by safeguarding them, increasing the communities’ knowledge and involvement, and developing skills so that families and individuals can function effectively.

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