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Westerford High School – Clinical Social Worker / Clinical or Counselling Psychologist

Westerford High School - Clinical Social Worker / Clinical or Counselling Psychologist

  • Post Date:5th Feb 2021
  • Apply Before: 26th Feb 2021
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Westerford High School, Mount Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
Job Description

Westerford High School
Clinical Social Worker / Clinical or Counselling Psychologist


COMMENCING 1 JULY 2021

This is a full-time position although part-time employment is a possibility. Please indicate preference on application. 


Essential Requirements, Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be registered with the SACSSP or HPCSA
  • At least five years’ experience working with adolescents and their families, preferably in a high school
  • Experience in individual, group and family therapy
  • Experience in crisis intervention
  • Ability to speak English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa fluently is highly recommended
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant legislation, especially of The Children’s Act 58 of 2005
  • Ability to network with relevant organisations and professionals in the community
  • A broad, comprehensive awareness of the challenges facing young people in the world today, especially in South Africa
  • Willingness to engage with a clinical supervisor
  • Computer Proficiency in:
  • Windows Operating systems
  • Office suites (Microsoft Office, G Suite)
  • Presentation software (PowerPoint, etc)
  • Spreadsheets (Excel, Google Spreadsheets, etc.)
  • Communication and collaboration tools (Google Meets, Zoom, Skype, etc.)

Please email your CV to admin@westerford.co.za


Closing Date: Thursday 25 February 2021


Please note: the submission of a CV will not automatically result in an interview. Westerford reserves the right not to appoint anyone to this position.  Westerford is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children so applicants must be willing to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.
If you have not heard from the school by 8 March please consider your application unsuccessful.