Opportunity Type: Employment

Location: Territorial Headquarters – Johannesburg

Closing Date: 19 July 2021

Remuneration: R22 000.00  – R25 000.00 per month

Start Date: Immediately (One Year Fixed-Term Contract, with possible renewable for up to Five Years)

The Salvation Army is a Christian church and an international charitable organisation. The organisation reports a worldwide membership of over 1.7 million, consisting of soldiers, officers and adherents collectively known as Salvationists.



  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, Early Childhood Education, or related fields.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience working in project coordination, management and a proven understanding of the early childhood development sector, including national policies and standards of ECD education.
  • Excellent IT skills (Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Good understanding of The Salvation Army is essential.
  • Problem solving skills and a sense of urgency with decision making.
  • References and criminal clearance essential.
  • Valid driver’s license – Be willing to travel nationally and on a regular basis.



  • Liaise with the Social Programme Secretary to develop project plans and overall activities to upgrade The Salvation Army ECDs.
  • Overseeing of project activities, including maintenance and construction standards, management training and curriculum development.
  • Coordinate with the Development Officer to ensure that that the budget and activity plans, reflect the project outcomes.
  • Facilitate project coordination, information sharing and guidance to all stakeholders within TSA and partners.
  • Ensure that external partners’ responsibilities are tracked and evaluated.
  • Maintain comprehensive electronic files for the project.
  • Supervise and coordinate partnership processes.
  • Ensure high quality, timely and coherent reporting, both financial and narrative to the management and donors.
  • Perform other support functions as directed by the Management.


SUPPLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS TO: saf.hr@saf.salvationarmy.org

Should you receive no communication within 10 days after the closing date you unfortunately have not been short-listed.

Thank you for the interest shown.  

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