Residential Cycw - House Mother - Gumtree.Co.Za - Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Residential Cycw - House Mother - Gumtree.Co.Za - Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape


Residential Cycw - House Mother - Gumtree.Co.Za - Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Details of the offer

Overview Care for vulnerable youth in partial care facility accommodation. Provide support and
expertise in meeting children's physical, emotional, intellectual, and social
needs. Duties will include but are not limited to Day and Night shift
supervision of our resident youth, developing and facilitating
afternoon/weekend and extra curricular activities/programmes, maintaining and
adherence to compliance protocols and procedures, behaviour and discipline
management and resident transport.
Responsibilities and duties, including but not limited to the following:
Instill order,
morals and discipline of resident youth

General Supervision of residence staff, inventory and kitchen Oversee

/ ensure that residents adhere to execution of daily choresHave
either one-on-one or group sessions informally with residents to establish
their overall well-being and provide Residential Manager with clear
feedback on individual residentsEstablish
a unique, nurturing relationship with each resident and support them in
the best way possibleDiscuss
all urgent matters regarding residents with residential social worker/
Residential Manager and provide input into addressing these mattersReport
all serious incidents to residential social workerSubmit
weekly report to immediate superior highlighting successes, challenges and
recommendations for the way forward.Address
behavioural/health and attitude issuesUnderstand
the importance of community work for our students and be able to assist
with the coordination and execution of community projects with students
and other staff membersBe
an active part of the community projects team, initiate projects, and be
willing to engage with community partners Effective
discipline of studentsTogether
with other house parents, revise and monitor the resident youth
Development and care plansMentor
resident youth, initiate appropriate activities in line with mentoringEnsure the house is safe and secure at all
Must be ideally
over the age of 30 prerequisite
Prepared to
live-in (essential)
experience working with vulnerable youth
Qualified and
registered Social Auxiliary worker OR Child and Youth Care Worker/SACSSP Registration
Be fluent in
English and Afrikaans
Valid driver?s
license (prerequisite)
Planning & Management skills
A good listener
and able to nurture and guide residents in a holistic manner
Must be able to
work well in a team as well as independently
Must be able to
take initiative, be creative and a problem solver
knowledge and understanding of children?s rights and responsibilities
Must have own
local residence/accommodation when off duty or on day dutyEmail cv to : **********

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