The Haven Night Shelter Hosts Job Position in Western Cape Oct 2018

The Haven Night Shelter Organisation is a non-governmental organisation that works to help get the homeless to a home. The Haven Night Shelter Organisation’s method is to make temporary shelter, rehabilitation opportunities, social welfare services, family reunification services, physical care and support available to adult people living on the streets who are committed to reintegration.

Job Title: Hosts
Job Location: Western Cape

  • Moira Henderson House
  • Claremont
  • Belliville

Salary: R5 000 per month

Report to: Shelter Managers

This is a permanent position.


  • The Host will be responsible for the initial intake of clients including their safety and care
  • Supervise clients
  • Administrative duties
  • Maintain the cleanliness and housekeeping


  • Reside in the area or in surrounding areas
  • Code B drivers licence
  • Grade 10 Certificate
  • Ability to work shifts and alternate weekends
  • Ability to interact with clients from different cultures and religions
  • Manage conflict situations
  • Computer literacy, Microsoft Office (Excel and Outlook)
  • Ability to work as a team player, be of sober habits, no criminal record, be in good health, experience in the NGO sector will be an advantage

To apply, submit two pages CV, and motivational letter to the HR Manager

Indicate in the subject line for which post you apply: Host: Moira Henderson House, Claremont or Belliville.

If you don’t receive a response from us within three weeks of closing date, consider your application as unsuccessful.

Application Deadline: 7th November, 2018