Child and Youth Care Workers X110 Positions

Child and Youth Care Workers

Child and Youth Care Workers needed to apply for available jobs.

CENTRE : Polokwane Welfare Complex (X62 posts) Mavambe Secure Care Centre (X36 Posts)

CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER REF NO: DSD/2019/70 SALARY : Grade1: R140 958 per annum

Child and Youth Care Workers requirements

: Qualifications and competencies: An appropriate recognized NQF level 4 (Grade 12) or relevant qualification and Basic qualification in Child Care. Knowledge And Skills: Knowledge and understanding of the legislative framework (Children’s act, the Child Care Act, Child Justice Act) governing the Secure Care Centres. Good communication skills, Good interpersonal relationships, Ability to handle the pressure. Honesty and confidentiality, customer care skills. Experience in secure care environment will be an added advantage.


Receive children and youth to the care facility after admission. Provide orientation of the child to the centre. Provide care and development of children and youth where their needs are protected. Ensure that children/ youth receive medical services. Facilitate independent living and recreational programmes. Organize family visits and contacts. Escort children to external 93 services. Assist with the implementation of developmental and therapy programmes. Perform administration duties.


General enquiries about the advertised posts should be directed to Mr. QLM Mogotlane/Mr. MJ Sekgobela or Ms. ME Gafane at Tel No: (015) 230 4375/4315/4426.

Closing Date:03 January 2020

How to Apply

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