Full time Social Auxiliary Work Position in Secunda

Closing date: 20 June 2022

Are you a dedicated and tenacious Social Auxiliary Worker with a passion for community upliftment?  Are you a team player with initiative and loads of energy?  Have a look at the criteria below and see if Rata is the place for you to be.

Rata Social Services NPC is a registered NPO and CPO with a Christian ethos and our main focus is the protection of children against all forms of abuse through statutory intervention (removal from parental care, children’s court inquiries and foster care services). 

The NPO also implements community development projects in vulnerable communities. The Organization has 15 offices in 4 provinces (Gauteng, Limpopo, North West and Mpumalanga). Rata Social Services personnel corps consists of qualified program managers, social workers, social auxiliary workers and administrative personnel.

Please consider the criteria before applying:


  • Applicable Social Auxiliary Work qualification / diploma
  • Registered with the SACSSP
  • Valid code 08 driver’s license and driving experience (persons with only a learner’s license will not be considered and a driving test is compulsory)
  • Emotional intelligence and resilience
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to determine community needs, plan and execute community projects and reports
  • Bilingual: to serve the specific communities that we are responsible for, applicants have to understand, speak and write English and Afrikaans (this will be tested).
  • Computer literacy is highly recommended
  • Administrative and report writing skills
  • Successful application must be able to start immediately.

Applications that fail to meet the above minimum requirements will not be considered.  Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by phone.  Please accept that the application was unsuccessful if no feedback is given by 27 June 2022.

Please complete and submit the application form below