Early Childhood Development Programme

Flower Valley Conservation Trust (FVCT) is a registered Public Benefit Organisation, based on Flower Valley Farm, outside Gansbaai in the Overstrand. The Trust runs an Early Childhood Development (ECD) Programme – working in the Gansbaai area of the Overstrand region with five ECD centres and a home-based programme.


ECD registration support field worker

Job purpose

To support the ECD Programme in coordinating and supporting the registration of ECD partial care facilities in the Gansbaai and Stanford area.


Job functions

  1. To support registered and unregistered ECD sites on the road to registration and re-registration;
  2. Support and monitoring of implementation plans;
  3. Management and organisation of logistics for training and capacity building;
  4. Site visits and monitoring;
  5. Auditing, reporting and filing;
  6. Registration project documents and schedule management

Minimum qualifications & experience:

  • Excellent administration and management skills
  • Problem solving, creative thinking and team work skills
  • Efficiency and co-ordination skills
  • Good communication and people skills (minimum of English and Afrikaans, Xhosa a benefit)
  • Understanding of community development dynamics and processes
  • Experience in project management or supervision
  • Experience in the Early Childhood Development, Education or Community development sectors
  • MS word computer skills including excel
  • Drivers licence and own transport
  • Own lap top or computer (not essential but preferable)
  • Must be based in or around Gansbaai


A market-related salary will be negotiated, dependent on qualifications and experience, for each position.

Deadline: Friday 1 September 2017

Please send your CV, a cover letter, and two contactable references to cath@flowervalley.co.za or fax 028 388 0442. For more information, contact 028 388 0713 during office hours.