Social Work Manager

Social Work Manager

Ad type

Healthcare & Medical

Social Work Manager

  • Location

    South Africa

  • Industry

  • Date Posted

    3 weeks ago

  • Apply Before

    08 Jul, 2024




Social Work Manager

Cape Mental Health Society is a non-profit organisation that offers a comprehensive mental health service in the Western Cape. The organisation seeks to employ a highly motivated and dynamic social work manager to manage a team of social and social auxiliary workers.    

Applicants should have:


  1. Appropriate qualifications and registration with the SACSSP
  2. A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a social work manager 
  3. In possession of a valid manual driver’s licence
  4. Knowledge and experience in the field of Mental Disability and Mental Health
  5. Extensive supervisory experience
  6. Appropriate project management experience with relevant financial management skills
  7. Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  8. Proficiency in MS Office, Excel and PowerPoint 
  9. Good time-management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritise tasks
  10. Excellent presentation and training skills
  11. Proof of COVID-19 vaccinations according DoH directives (or intention to be vaccinated as soon as the opportunity arises) 

Please submit the following documents for attention: The Director, Cape Mental Health.

1 ) 1-page letter of motivation for why you are applying for this position;   

2) Expected gross salary per month;   

4) 3-page updated CV with recent contactable references, structured in a way as to clearly indicate the above-mentioned job requirements   


Closing date: Monday, 8 July 2024

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only applicants who have complied with the above instructions will be considered.   

* EQUITY DISCLAIMER: In line with the commitment of Cape Mental Health to ensure a diverse workforce and maintaining its equity targets, preference will be given to suitably qualified applicants from the under-represented designated groups in accordance with its Employment Equity Policy.   

* If your expected salary falls significantly outside the available salary for this position, you will not be shortlisted.   

* Please note that the personal information you disclose to Cape Mental Health will be processed in accordance with the requirements set out in the Protection of Personal Information Act.   

* Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted therefore, should you not receive a direct response please consider your application unsuccessful.   

* Cape Mental Health reserves the right not to appoint, make an appointment at a different level or seek additional candidates.