Adonis Musati Project Job Position for Social Worker in Cape Town Feb 2019


The Adonis Musati Project (AMP) is a nonprofit organisation, which was formed in 2007, to assist the vulnerable asylum seeker and refugee populations in Cape Town. Since then it has developed several successful community-based psychosocial programmes including victim empowerment groups to assist marginalised groups of people including survivors of sexual and gender based violence to self-advocate and become agents of change in their communities. AMP seeks to appoint a Social Worker to be based in Cape Town.

Job Title:  Social Worker 
Location: Cape Town
Start date: 15th April or soonest thereafter


  • Render a social work service with regard to the care, support, protection and development of vulnerable individuals and families
  • Conduct assessments of all clients accessing services, aimed at identifying appropriate interventions and offering guidance and support to these families
  • Report writing and presentation of reports at relevant panels
  • Referrals to relevant service providers
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary case discussions
  • Networking and stakeholder engagement
  • Home visits
  • Maintain accurate records and perform all administrative functions relevant to post


  • A formal tertiary qualification in Social Work (Bachelor of Social Work) that allows professional registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions as Social Worker
  • Registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions as a Social Worker and proof of current registration for 2018/2019
  • Experience of working with vulnerable families and individuals
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation in social work practice
  • A valid, unendorsed Code B South African driving licence
  • Experience and ability to work in an inter-disciplinary team.
  • Computer literacy, Microsoft Office, Excel and administrative skills
  • Maturity and ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Fluency in English

To apply, submit your CV with the names and contact details of two recent, contactable references to

Application Deadline: Monday, 4 March, 2019