Rural Education Access Programme (REAP) Student Development Advisor Job 2018

Rural Education Access Programme (REAP) is a national NGO and Associate Body of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference that facilitates access to Higher Education for rural matriculants from low income households.

Job Title: Student Development Advisor
Job Location: Port Elizabeth

This is a full time, permanent position.

The purpose of the position is to provide holistic support to our students at Nelson Mandela University.


Student Development Advisor Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of three years’ minimum experience working with youth, preferably in the higher education sector or student support services
  • Undergraduate qualification in social work or related discipline
  • Fluency in IsiXhosa
  • Unendorsed driver’s licence with driving experience
  • Coaching and mentoring skills
  • Relationship building and interpersonal skills
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Facilitation skills
  • Computer literacy – Microsoft Suite and database systems
  • Knowledge of the Higher Education Institution sector
  • Solutions-oriented and resourceful
  • Team player

To apply, submit your CV to

Application Deadline: 28th September, 2018