Sexual Offences and Community Affairs

SALARY: R257 508 per annum (Level 07) (Excluding Benefits)

CENTRE: Pretoria: Head Office

REQUIREMENTS: Grade 12 or equivalent qualification. Minimum two years secretarial experience and or related administrative experience. General computer literacy. Language skills and ability to communicate well with people at different levels and from different backgrounds. Good telephone etiquette and above-average planning and organizing skills. Good people skills. High level of reliability. Ability to conduct legal research. Written communication skills. Ability to act with tact and discretion. Ability to identify and handle confidential matters. Good grooming and presentation. Knowledge of the relevant legislation, policies, prescripts, and procedures applicable in the public sector. A valid driver’s license.

DUTIES: Provide secretarial and administrative support service to the Special Director of Public Prosecutions. Receiving and screening telephone calls and refers the calls to the correct role players if not meant for the SDPP. Handling general inquiries. Draft routine correspondences and reports. Operates office equipment like fax machines and photocopiers. Make travel and logistical arrangements for meetings and events. Prepare travel documentation and coordinate bookings for international travel for all SOCA staff. Take minutes during meetings and prepare the same for signature in advance. Develop and maintain an accessible and user-friendly filing system. Handle procurement of standard items such as stationery and refreshments. Liaise with relevant stakeholders with regards to all matters pertaining to administrative functions. Obtain inputs, collates and compiles reports (e.g progress, monthly, and management reports) Scrutinize routine submissions (e.g Representations, Memoranda, Legal opinions), and make notes for the manager. Set up schedules for meetings and events. Provide general administration support to the managers and operation staff. Set up a schedule for meetings and events. Provide general administration support to the managers and operation staff. Remains up to date with regard to prescripts/ policies and procedures applicable to ensure efficient and effective support to the manager.

ENQUIRIES: William Matlala Tel No: (012) 845 6637


CLOSING DATE: 08 April 2021

NOTE: For your application to be accepted: Applications must be submitted on a Z83, obtainable from any Public Service department or on which must be fully completed as per the instructions on the form, signed and dated. If the Z83 is not completed as prescribed your application will not be accepted. CVs without a Z83 will not be accepted. Handwritten Z83 must be completed in Block Letters. Only copies of certified required qualifications, identity documents,s and other listed documents as per the advert, must be included with your application. All applications must reach the NPA on/or before the closing date. No late applications will be accepted/processed. The NPA cannot be held responsible for server delays. Applicant’s attention is drawn to the fact that the NPA uses an Electronic Response Handling System in terms of e-mailed applications. Please DO NOT contact the NPA directly after you have e-mailed your applications to enquire if your application(s) have been received. If you have not received an acknowledgment of receipt within one week after the closing date then you can contact the NPA. The NPA reserves the right not to fill any particular position. If you do not hear from us within (3) three months from the closing date of the advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Successful candidates will be subjected to a security clearance of at least confidentiality. Appointment to this position will be provisional, pending the issue of security clearance. Fingerprints will be taken on the day of the interview. The social media accounts of shortlisted applicants may be accessed. A valid driver’s license will be a requirement where applicable. Applicants are advised that from 1 January 2021 a new application form for employment (Z83) is in use. The new application for employment form can be downloaded at From 1 January 2021 should an application be received using the incorrect (old) application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered. NB! Applicants who are successful must please note that the NPA is not in a position to pay resettlement costs.

ERRATUM: Please note that the Centre for the Personal Assistant with Ref No: Recruit 2021/173 post advertised in the Public Service Vacancy Circular 09 dated 12 March 2021 is CPP: Thohoyandou, not DDPP: Thohoyandou and also the post of Data Capturer with Ref No: Recruit 2021/175 Public Service Vacancy Circular 09 dated 12 March 2021 is hereby withdrawn.

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