SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER (MONITORING AND SUPPORT) FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE TECHNOLOGY GRADE 7-9 (EU FUNDING PROJECT) – DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION

REF NO:
DBE/56/2019
(One Year Contract with an Option to Renew)
SALARY : R316 791 per annum
CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS :
Applicants must be in possession of a Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification
with two (2) years relevant experience A valid Code 8 driver’s license At least an
experience in Monitoring and Supporting of projects An understanding of the Basic
Education Sector functions, Knowledge and Understanding of Batho Pele
Principals, Understanding of Education Policies including curriculum policy as well
as Legislation in the Basic Education Sector Willingness to work extra hours and
travelling, be a team player, committed, dedicated, self-respecting, self – driven
and acceptable inter – personal and human relations skills The successful
candidate should have good writing skills, good communication skills and the ability
to analyse information The candidate should have good management,
administrative and planning skills.

DUTIES :
The successful candidate will be responsible for: working closely with provinces,
participating districts, participating schools, stakeholders, partners, Associations,
SETAs, and any other relevant body or structures approved by the Department
Compiling reports on the progress of the project, analysing reports identifying
strength, opportunities, challenges and recommendations, planning and managing
meetings with schools, districts and provinces and performing any other functions
as deemed necessary and appropriate by the project management/ or DBE
officials.

ENQUIRIES :
Ms J Masipa Tel No: (012) 357 3295/Ms N Monyela Tel No: (012) 357 3294

NOTE :
The Department of Basic Education is in the process of introducing Robotics and
Coding as a school subject from Grade 7-9 in the Technology subject This project
will be introduced as a pilot project first before full scale implementation The project
will be introduced incremental from 2020/21 – 2022 financial year The project will
include all categories of schools; full services schools, special schools, rural/multigrade schools and main stream schools The project will be introduced in the nine
(9) provinces with one thousand schools participating, with approximately one
hundred and ten (110) schools per province The DBE will assume a monitoring and
supporting role to ensure that the project is managed and administered effectively
The DBE is inviting the application of suitable qualified individuals to be appointed
to monitor and support the project.

CLOSING DATE :
25 October 2019

APPLICATIONS :
Submitted via post to: Private Bag X895, Pretoria, 0001 or hand-deliver to: The
Department of Basic Education, 222 Struben Street, Pretoria. Please visit the
Department of Education’s website at www.education.gov.za or the Department of
Public Service and Administration vacancy circulars at www.dpsa.gov.za

FOR ATTENTION :
Ms J Masipa/Ms N Monyela

NOTE :
Applications must be submitted on Form Z83 obtainable from any Public Service;
Department and must be accompanied by a comprehensive CV and certified
copies of ID and qualifications (Certified copies must not be older than 3 months)
NB as of 1st July 2006, all new appointments in the public service have to be part
of the Government Employee Medical Scheme (GEMS) in order to qualify for a
Government Medical Subsidy Correspondence will only be entered into with
shortlisted applicants Applications received after the closing date, e-mailed or faxed
applications will not be considered (Drivers’ License and registration certificate
must be attached if required).