01/18/19 2:48 PM

Tennyson house a project of Youth for Christ seeks to appoint a community worker, based in Durban to work 8 hours a day from 8:00 – 16:00. Salary to be negotiated

Tasks and Duties

  • Create healthy families within communities through prevention programs within the drop in centres
  • Management of the drop in centre in the community
  • Running children and youth programmes in the drop in centre
  • Institutional referrals and care visits
  • Administration duties. Write and submit monthly reports
  • Mentor and guide interns

To successfully secure this opportunity, you must:

  • Be 25 – 35 years
  • Have a valid driver’s licence
  • Be reliable, punctual and friendly
  • Be able to work during holidays, weekends and after hours IF required
  • Minimum of one or two year experience in community work/ working with people
  • Matriculation Certificate
  • Demonstration of appropriate morals, values and concern for the well-being of children, youth, families and communities
  • Ability to implement all aspects of trainings and required skills in community work;
  • Demonstration of the ability and desire to, supervise, guide and direct interns to meet their full responsibilities;
  • Valid Police Clearance and willingness to undergo a Child Protection Register Check.

Suitable candidate must send his/her CV to not later than 24 January 2019.