SOCIAL WORKER GRADE 1 REF NO: HRM 3/2021 (1 POST)
Directorate: Social Work
SALARY: R257 592 – R298 614 per annum (Plus Benefits)
CENTRE: Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital
REQUIREMENTS: A Recognized four-year degree in social work. Registration with the SA Council for Social Services Profession and the proof of current registration. Knowledge/Experience regarding Health Care Social Work will be an added advantage. Applicant must be able to function within a multi-disciplinary team. The applicant is willing to rotate between different wards in the hospital. A driver’s license is compulsory.
DUTIES: Render comprehensive health care Social Work Services incorporating case and group work to patients and they’re next of kin. Render Social Work Service in a mental health setting. Participate in community work and projects when needed. You would be required to act as a link between the patient and relevant community resources. Function as a member of a multi-disciplinary team. Administrative accountability through keeping statistics and effective record-keeping as prescribed. Liaison and networking with community resources. Study, interpret and apply relevant legislation, policies and protocols, engage in communion’s professional development activities. You will be required to attend ward rounds, conduct home visits, as sees home circumstances and provide feedback to the multi-disciplinary team. Must demonstrate basic computer literacy as a support tool to enhance service delivery. Must demonstrate Social Work Values and the Principles of Human Right and Social Justice. Must have a basic understanding of the Mental Health Care Act.
ENQUIRIES: Ms. R. Reddy Tel No: (011) 951-8298
APPLICATIONS: Applications must be submitted with a Z83, CV, certified copies of ID and Qualifications to Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital, Private Bag X2010, Krugersdorp, 1740, or hand-delivered to the application box at the entrance.
NOTE: Sterkfontein Hospital is committed to the pursuit of diversity, redress and will promote representation in terms of race, disability and gender.
CLOSING DATE: 12 February 2021 Time: 12h00