Department of Social Development
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Department of Social Development Careers and Employment

About the company

  • Company size
    1001 to 5,000
  • Industry
    Government & Public Administration
  • Headquarters
    134 Pretorius Street HSRC Building Pretoria
  • Link
    Department of Social Development website
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Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 502 reviews and is evolving.



Social Worker in Johannesburg, Gauteng
on 27 May 2022
Informative and allows one to be exposed to social work practise
I enjoyed working at the Department because I was exposed to different circumstances that were presented by clients. I got the opportunity to use my social worke skills.
Receptionist in Queenstown, Eastern Cape
on 23 June 2022
Good and enjoyable
It was good to work as term in big organisation it was enjoyable...sharing idea's with team members . Helping visitors.. responding enquiries on time.. making sure that the place is clean.
Admin Clerk in Johannesburg, Gauteng
on 21 June 2022
its a good department
Good work life its very peaceful and great company to work. It gets busy sometimes . All you need to do is manage your work load and be a hard and dedicated worker
Social Work Supervisor in Kwamhlanga, Mpumalanga
on 25 May 2022
Stressful working environment
It's stressful working environmentThey do not employ even if people resign. Community growing but staff does not grow.. With growing community there is a need to revisit the organogram and employ more staff
Administration Clerk in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal
on 10 May 2022
It is not challenging enough and thaere is no space for growth
I didn't feel challenged and i felt stuck. I was doing other people's job but i was not appreciated for it. There was no room for growth and the pay was too little

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Insights from 346 Indeed users who have interviewed with Department of Social Development within the last 5 years.

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Interview is average
Process takes about a month

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What positive intervention would you bring to the department

Shared on 15 August 2017

With the skills and knowledge that you have what makes you the best candidate for the posts. .How would you handle conflict .Name and explain the Batho Pele Principles

Shared on 10 August 2017

-What are your qualities as an individual? -Why should we appoint you out of all the other applicants?

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