Job: Youth Advisor


Title Youth Advisor
Categories Casual, Hospitality, Office Administration
Location Knysna
Job Information

Youth Advisor

Youth Advisor
Knysna Municipality 7 reviewsKnysna, Western Cape
KNYSNA MUNICIPALITY

Applications are hereby invited for suitably qualified individuals with enthusiasm for the following career opportunity in our dynamic organisation.

YOUTH ADVISOR Area: Sedgefield

Social Services Section DIRECTORATE COMMUNITY SERVICE

R108 216 to R140 400 (Basic Salary) R 196 301 to R238 191 Total Cost to Council Package

1 Year Contract

Key responsibilities of the position will be:

 Assist with implementing programmes provided by the Youth Desk  Marketing the Youth Desk in all areas of the community  Provide information on all products and services for the Youth  Mobilize young people to actively participate in youth development activities in the

community  Assist with planning, organising and co-ordination of various events  Create working relations with other youth organisations and structures,

NGO’s and faith based organisations.  Assist clients with basic computer skills, entrepreneurship development and job

preparation (CV writing and interview skills)  Networking with Provincial and National youth structures  Record and report statistics

Skills / knowledge required:

 Matric  A tertiary qualification (NQF level 5 or NQF Level 6) will be an added advantage  Actively involved in community development programmes  Computer Literacy (MS Office Package)  Proven experience in Business application writing  Evidence of good listening and group facilitation skills  Ability to effectively present information to members of the public and media  Understanding of youth development within context of development communication  Team leadership skills will be an added advantage

Application forms are obtainable at RECEPTION. Applications must be clearly marked “YOUTH ADVISORY INTERN” and returned to the Human Resource Section or Fax Number (044 3026333) or email knysna@knysna.gov.za Preference will be given to unemployed youth. CLOSING DATE: 25 NOVEMBER 2016 B R ELLMAN ACTING MUNICIPAL MANAGER

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