The Casual Workers Advice Office (CWAO) New Opportunity – Job Ref: 13


The Casual Workers Advice Office (CWAO) was founded in 2011 as a nonprofit, independent organisation. It provides free advice and support to workers, privileging casual, contract, labour broker and other precarious workers.

Job Title: Education and Media Officer 
Job Location: Johannesburg
Salary: Commensurate with experience


  • Design, plan, facilitate and evaluate education activities
  • Develop appropriate learning materials for worker rights education
  • Develop, implement and monitor a media strategy
  • Coordinate media relations and press releases
  • Write and edit publications and opinion pieces


  • Previous experience with social and/or labour movements
  • Experience in adult and popular education methodologies, facilitation and development skills
  • Written and verbal communication skills in several South African languages
  • Knowledge of labour struggles
  • Some experience with the media
  • Ability to work independently in a demanding environment
  • Ability to work well within a democratic collective culture
  • Computer literacy
  • A valid driving licence

To apply, submit a motivational letter, an up-to-date CV and details of two contactable referees to

Preference will be given to black women candidates.

Note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline: 15th Feb, 2019


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