The Haven Night Shelter Organisation’s method is to offer social work services, rehabilitation opportunities, family reunification services, physical care and support to adult people living on the streets who are committed to reintegration.

The Haven Night Shelters Wynberg and Moira Henderson House (Woodstock) requires the services of Hosts who will report directly to the respective Shelter Managers.

Salary Package: R6 300.00 per month

Job Type: Permanent

Minimum Duties:
The Host will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining a calm, safe and functional environment.
  • Being an excellent host to guests and clients of the Haven.
  • The initial intake of clients.
  • Supervising clients in their allocated duties.
  • Administrative duties.
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the shelter and housekeeping.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Reside in the area close to the shelter or in the surrounding areas,
  • Code B drivers licence,
  • Grade 11 Certificate,
  • Be able to work shifts and alternate weekends,
  • Ability to interact with clients from different cultures and religions,
  • Manage conflict situations,
  • Basic level of computer literacy – MS Office,
  • MS Excel and Outlook,
  • Ability to work as a team player,
  • Be of sober habits, no criminal record, be in good health, experience in the NGO sector will be an advantage.

NB. The Haven Night Shelter Welfare Organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013) compliant.  Please send two pages CV, and motivational letter to HR [email protected]. Please note if all the relevant documentation (CV or motivational letter) is not attach to your application will not be considered.

Please indicate in the subject line for which post you apply: HOST: THE HAVEN NIGHT SHELTER WYNBERG OR MOIRA HENDERSON HOUSE.

If you don’t receive a response from us within 3 weeks of closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.