I am currently a 4th year Bachelor of Social work student at the University of Cape Town who is seeking employment opportunities for 2020. I am passionate about helping people especially with the youth and families.

Experience

  • Social work tutor

    at University of Cape town

    July 2019 - October 2019

    Province of the Western Cape

    My role in this position was being a tutor who is facilitating a first year social work course with two groups of students. I would run my tutorial sessions 2 days in a week which include facilitating group discussions, demonstrating social work interviewing skills through role play, marking student assignment and test, re-teaching course content as well as moderating student practical exam.

  • Student social worker

    at Sunnyside Primary School

    February 2018 - May 2019

    Province of the Western Cape

    My role in the school was to be a student social worker who provides counseling to learners at the school through one on one sessions, parent-learner sessions as well as group sessions. I was also co-facilitating a behaviour change group with my colleague. I also did planning of an anti bulling campaign as a community project.

  • Orientation Leader

    at University of Cape Town

    January 2019 - February 2019

    Province of the Western Cape

    This role included being a leader of 22 first year students in the orientation season of university year. My roles were to facilitate a Q & A session about university services/support structures, doing campus tours and library tour, facilitating discussions and doing role play for campus safety

Education

  • Bachelor of Social work

    at University of Cape Town

    2016 - at Present (4 years) Province of the Western Cape

  • National Senior Certificate

    at Aloe high school

    2015 - 2015 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

Services offered

  • Counselling

    I am trained to provide counseling to individuals as well as groups of people.

  • Report writing

    I have good writing skills, particularly for social work reports. I am able to do verbatim reporting as well as summary reports.

  • Communication

    I am able to communicate with a diverse group of people of all ages.

Knowledge and keywords

Languages

  • English Elementary

  • Xhosa Native

  • Zulu Conversation

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