Higher Health SA is recruiting for Campus Care Worker x60 posts

Higher Health SA invites applicants to apply for the position of 60 x Campus Care Workers (CCW) at TVET/ CET Colleges.

Closing date: 26 April 2024

This position is campuses based, the incumbent will be responsible for the implementation of HIGHER HEALTH programmes within the institution (TVET and CET).  

As a Campus Care Worker, you’ll support students (through difficult times), facing challenging situations, assisting them to find solutions to their problems, with the aim of improving their health and wellbeing including their academic performance. 



  • X7 Eastern Cape (X2 Nelson Mandela Bay, Chris Hani, Alfred Nzo, X2 Amatole, OR Tambo)
  • X4 Free State (Fezile Dabi, Lejweleputswa  Thabo Mofutsanyana,  Mangaung)
  • X6 Limpopo (Waterberg,   Mopani   Sekhukhune,  Vhembe,  Waterberg   Capricorn)
  • X3 Mpumalanga (Ehlanzeni   Gert,Sibande,   Nkangala)
  • X2 Northern Cape(Frances BaardJohn Taolo Gaetsewe)
  • X3 Northwest(Bojanala,Ngaka Modiri MolemaDr Kenneth Kaunda)
  • X4 Westen Cape(Cape MetroKhayelish/Michells Plain,Tygerberg/NorthernSwartland)
  • X6 Gauteng(X2COJEkurhuleniTshwaneWest RandSedibeng)
  • X 7 Kwa-Zulu Natal(X3 eThekwiniUgu/Harry GwalaAmajubaThukelaKing Cetshwayo/iLembe/Mkhanyakude

Main Functions

  1. Recruitment and supervision of Peer mentors and Peer educators 
  2. Provide social support services at campuses as well as linkage to Psychosocial support services.
  3. Coordination and mentorship to learners on the civic and wellness skills programme at Campuses level. 
  4. Stakeholders Management and Sectoral Coordination 
  5. Data Collection & Reporting 
  6. Communication, Advocacy, and Lobbying
  7. Administration
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  1. Bachelor’s degree in social work/ social science.
  2. Any other Master’s in social science or related qualification will be an added advantage
  3. Registered with the South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP or Association for Supportive Counsellors and Holistic Practitioners (ASCHP).
  4. Driver’s licence added advantage.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Basic Knowledge of case management and report writing.
  • Working with Adolescence and Young People (AYPs).
  • Experience and knowledge of the Higher Education Sector (Added Advantage)

  • Experience in data collection and reporting.
  • Stakeholder management at a local and district level. 
  • Facilitation in Capacity Development and Skills Training
  • Computer Literacy (Microsoft Office Package)
  • Stakeholder management, engagement, communication, and networking

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to apply for the position and should submit an application/motivation letter, and CV and attach relevant qualifications to  ; indicate the name of the position “Campus Care Worker (CCW): TVET OR CET   and Location” in the subject line. 

Closing date: 26 April 2024

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Should you not receive response within 6 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. 


  • Katlego Malope

    Katlego is a final-year student at the University of Johannesburg. Apart from bouncing molecules against each other in the Chemistry lab, she loves curating job opportunites for fellow youth. Katlego is also quite a singer!

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