Posted on :
19 Mar, 2020
19 Mar, 2020
The DG Murray Trust sees itself as a hub of public innovation. We view our staff as innovators. Our goal for South Africa is a flourishing people, economy and society in which every person has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. Towards this goal, our strategic aims for 2017 – 2021 are:
Read more about DGMT on our website: www.dgmt.co.za
Job Title: ECD Resource Hub Manager
Location: South Africa
We’re looking for an ECD Resource Hub Manager to join our team working towards the goal of Keeping All Children on Track by Grade 4. Supporting the Innovation Director, this person will:
DGMT is largely agnostic to qualifications or sector backgrounds (though we do require a Bachelor’s degree at a minimum). Rather we are seeking the following qualities in our ideal candidate:
The ideal candidate will be a university graduate, with a strong ability to make things happen and to take thoughtful and strategic action towards our goals. They are passionate about civil society and social justice, they are entrepreneurial and independent, and can see the big picture from a birds-eye view down to the details. They are a team player, hard-working, and open to learning.
DGMT has a flexible and collaborative culture. We are driven by a combination of technical expertise, a positive mindset, and a strong sense of empathy. We seek out opportunities and are often willing to take calculated risks where we see strategic gains.
We have high expectations, and allow you to work in a way that ensures you meet them. We don’t micro-manage, but do expect high-quality and will send back work that doesn’t meet the benchmark. We often operate in sectors where there is a lot of uncertainty – so you must be able to navigate tough, constantly changing, terrain. We expect you to develop and drive your area of passion and purpose towards our goals, and want to support you to thrive while doing that.
Please only send a short letter of motivation and a CV with 3 referees (no other documents please!) to [email protected] with the subject line “ECD Resource Hub Manager”.
Application Deadline: Monday 23 March 2020 at 3pm