Language Practitioner (IsiXhosa): Translation and Interpreting Services, Ref No. CAS 34/2020

Closing Date 2021/02/01
Reference Number WCG201209-8
Tracking Number CAS 34/2020
Job Title Language Practitioner (IsiXhosa): Translation and Interpreting Services, Ref No. CAS 34/2020
Department Cultural Affairs and Sport
Salary level 8
Enquiries Ms G Abdullatief at (021) 403 0073/9850 or email:
Job Type Permanent
Location – Country South Africa
Location – Province Western Cape
Location – Town / City Cape Town, CBD.
Job Purpose The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Western Cape Government has an employment opportunity for a competent individual to render isiXhosa language support services to the Western Cape Government. This post is based in Cape Town CBD.
Minimum Requirements An appropriate 3-year tertiary qualification (National Diploma/B-Degree or higher qualification); A minimum of 1 year relevant work experience;
Recommendation Working knowledge of editing and translation of documents; Well versed in English and IsiXhosa
Key Performance Areas Render language advisory services; Translate documents in the official languages; Edit documents; Facilitate provision of interpreting services; Develop and record terminology; Compile and maintain databases relating to language matters; Perform administrative tasks.
Competencies Proven computer literacy; Communication (written and verbal) skills; Planning and organising skills.
Remuneration R 316 791 per annum (Salary level 8) Note on remuneration: Cost-to-employer (CTE) remuneration packages for certain occupation-specific dispensations (OSD), the middle-management service (MMS) and contract positions are inclusive of all costs related to service benefits or obligations including basic salary, 13th cheque, medical assistance, housing assistance, pension-fund contributions, etc. MMS remuneration packages are flexible and may be individually structured as prescribed. Where remuneration is not indicated as CTE, employees’ service benefits or obligations are funded or co-funded in terms of the applicable prescripts or collective agreements.
Notes Note: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department. Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00. Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 202. Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.
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