NW Dept of Social Development: Jobs / Vacancies (Mar 2020) – Institutional Manager

North West Department of Social Development hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Institutional Manager. The application will close on 13th March 2020.

Location: North West

North West Department of Social Development advertised post is as follows:



  • A bachelor’s degree in social work.
  • A minimum of 10 years’ appropriate experience in social work after registration as a social worker with the SACSSP, of which at least 5 years’ should have been at junior management level, i.e. Social work supervisor.
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • Experience in Child and Youth Care (secure care environment) will be an added advantage.
  • Computer literacy.
  • An understanding of social welfare policies and people centered development.
  • Programme and project management skills. Analytical and research skills.
  • Innovative and creative.
  • Communication and negotiation skills.
  • Planning, facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Service delivery improvement planning skills.
  • Executive report-writing skills.
  • Through knowledge of the drug master plan and related policies.
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • Provide leadership and management at the institution.
  • Possess in-depth knowledge & experience in facility management.

How to apply

Applications must be forwarded to: The Director Human Capital Management. Department of Social Development, Private Bag X6, Mmabatho 2735 or hand delivered to Provident House Building, University Drive, Mmabatho 2735. For Attention: Human Resource Management. Applications must be submitted on form Z83 (obtainable from any Public Service department)

ENQUIRIES: Ms O.D Itumeleng Tel No: (018) 388 1693