The Casual Workers Advice Office (CWAO) Ongoing Recruitment – Job Ref: 84


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: Women’s Organiser 
Job Location: Johannesburg
Salary: Commensurate with experience


  • Provide organising and mobilising support for women workers
  • Assist in developing and leading campaigns in which the demands of women workers are central
  • Coordinate meetings and workshops for women workers
  • Identify educational needs specific to the needs of women workers


  • Previous experience with social and / or labour movements, particularly with women workers and community members
  • Knowledge of labour struggles and the specific situation of women within labour struggles
  • Written and verbal communication skills in several South African languages
  • Ability to work independently in a demanding environment
  • Ability to work 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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