Personal Assistant to the Principal (SL7 Permanent)

Central Office
Posted 1 year ago

Job Features

Job CategoryNon Academic Staff
Job PostPersonal Assistant to the Principal (SL7 Permanent)
Ref NoGC2023/06
SALARYR 269 214.00 per annum, plus benefits
REQUIREMENTSREQUIREMENTS: National Senior Certificate/ Grade 12/ Standard 10 or NCV Level 4. Recognized Degree or National Diploma in secretarial or relevant qualification. Minimum of 3 years’ experience in clerical/administrative environment. Experience in rendering a support service to senior management. Computer Literacy (MS Word, MS Power Point, MS Excel) Knowledge: Knowledge of relevant legislation, prescripts, policies, and procedures. Basic knowledge of Financial Management. Record management of documents. Skills: Good telephone etiquette. Sound organizational skills. Good people skills. High level of reliability. Written and verbal communication skills. Ability to act with tact and discretion. Ability to do research, analyse documents and situations. Planning and organizing. Maintain Confidentiality. Willingness to work extra hours when necessary. DUTIES: Provide a secretarial/receptionist support service to the Principal. Performs advanced typing work. Operate and ensure that office equipment, e.g. fax machines and photocopiers are in good working order. Records the engagements of the senior manager. Compiles realistic schedules of appointments. Render administrative support services. Ensure the safekeeping of all documentation in the office of the manager in line with relevant legislation and policies. Ensure that travel arrangements are well coordinated. Prioritise issues in the office of the Principal. Handle the procurement of standard items like stationery, refreshments for the activities of the manager and unit. Obtains the necessary signatures on documents like procurement advice and monthly salary reports. Coordinate logistical arrangements for meetings when required. Provide support to Principal regarding meetings. Support the Principal with the administration of the Principal’s budget. Studies the relevant Public Service and departmental prescripts/policies and other documents and ensure that the application thereof is understood properly. Remain abreast with the procedures and processes that apply in the office of the Principal. Enquiries about this post may be directed to Mr MP Pinkoane Deputy Director: Corporate Services at (057) 910 6000 during office hours
Closing Date10 March 2023 at 16:00
Applications must be forwardedApplications must be forwarded to: Attention: The Principal, Goldfields TVET College, Private Bag X95, Welkom, 9459 or be hand delivered at Goldfields TVET College (Central Office), 36 Buren Street, Flamingo Park, Welkom Enquiries may be directed to Mr BP Sibiya: Manager; Acting Human Resource Management at (057) 910 6000 or relevant managers.
Full details of the postswill be available on the college website at
PLEASE NOTEPLEASE NOTE: That the closing date of the posts on the City Press newspaper 03rd of March 2023 is extended to 10th of March 2023, you may refer to the DPSA circular and College website. A completed new Z83 form should be accompanied by a recently updated comprehensive CV (inclusive of three contactable referees and contact details). According to DPSA Circular 19 no qualifications will be submitted (whether certified/not certified)., Communication from the HR regarding the required certified documents will be limited to shortlisted candidates. Please quote the relevant reference number of the post you are applying for. Candidates who apply for more than one post should complete a separate application form for each post. Applications received after the closing date will NOT be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a vetting process (criminal record, citizenship, credit record checks (where applicable, qualification and employment verification). Where applicable, shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a skills/knowledge/competence test. The College/DHET reserves the right not to make appointments and correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. If you do not receive any response within three months after closing date of this advertisement, kindly accept that your application as unsuccessful. NOTE: All costs incurred due to your application and interviews will be at your own expense. Preference will be given to persons from designated groups, especially with regard to race, gender and disability. The successful candidate will undergo a vetting process and will sign a Performance Agreement with the College Principal. People with disability are encouraged to apply.

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