Monday , February 26 2024

GPG Vacancies Near ME – Social Work Supervisor

Website Gauteng Provincial Government

Job Responsibilities:

Overall management of administrative and clinical supervision of social workers. Implementation of the Supervision policy and conduct PMDS for social workers. Provision of clinical social work services. Provide Social Work support services to Non-Governmental Organisations(NGO) within the District. Ensure implementation of Quality assurance and develop appropriate quality improvement plans for social work services. Ability to implement progressive disciplinary measures. Manage and support the social work programme within the scope, professional and statutory requirements of the SACSSP and social work profession. Provide input into the compilation of the strategic and operational plans of the department and district. Collect data, analyse monthly statistics to plan workload allocation and submit reports. Assist with clinical work where there is a shortage of staff. Ensure professional development of staff and adherence to CPD requirements. Study, interpret, apply and give information on legislation. Study professional journals and publications in order to ensure that cognisance is taken of new developments. Undertake Research and development. Expand communication with relevant partners and stakeholders. Represent the department and the district at various forums and meetings as per delegation; internally or externally and implement the decisions and plans taken at the district level. Participate in district management and committee meetings. Promote and implement routine ongoing training for primary health care and mental health teams including NGO staff. Manage and utilize resources in accordance with relevant directives and legislation (Human. Financial, Physical, and Material resources. Perform any reasonable duties as allocated by management

Job Requirements:

Grade 12 plus Seven (7) years relevant experience after registration with SACSSP. Recognised Bachelor’s degree in Social Work. Proof of current registration as a social worker with SACSSP. A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a health care environment as well as the previous experience with the supervision of qualified social workers. Knowledge of Public service legislation, policies and procedures as well as that of the Social Work profession as applies to the health sector. Demonstrate good understanding of mental health legislations, policies and guidelines. Good verbal and written communication skills, report writing skills, supervision skills, computer literacy, financial and human resource management skills. Ability to work independently and in a multidisciplinary context. Analytic thinking, independent decision making and problem-solving skills A valid driver’s license (Manual)

Job Details:

Company: Gauteng Provincial Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: West Rand, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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