Job Title – Social Worker
Reports to – Head of Advocacy and Legal Advisor
Work Location – The Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town
Work Hours – 40 hours
Closing date – Thursday 17th June 2021
Email your application to – firstname.lastname@example.org
Scalabrini Centre is registered non-profit organization focusing on assisting migrants, asylum seekers and refugees, including children. The children’s rights project housed within the Advocacy programme has a specific focus on systemic intervention enhancing rights and documentation access for vulnerable children on the move, including children in Child and Youth Care Centres.
To join the dynamic team adding a social work perspective to the Scalabrini Centre’s Advocacy Programme and Children’s Rights Project. Support intervention work and service delivery to migrant and refugee families and unaccompanied and/or separated minors. Develop and oversee counselling portfolio and support intake services.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Scalabrini Centre reserves the right not to make any appointment in this position. Shortlisted individuals may be contacted for any further supporting documents and registration details needed.
Scalabrini Centre has a zero-tolerance policy regarding sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination; and adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. Selected candidates will be expected to undergo reference and background checks, including verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information in this regard.