Services SETA Vacancy: Officer Employee Relations

The Services Sector Education and Training Authority (SSETA), a statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act, 1998 (Act 97 of 1998), invites applications for the position hereunder: 

 Job Title

Officer : Employee Relations

Total Cost to Company

R187 487 – R392 185 per annum

Job Grade

C Lower



Human Resource and Facilities Management

Geographic Location

Parktown, Johannesburg


Minimum Educational   Qualification  


A 2-year diploma, or equivalent, in a relevant field

Minimum Experience

2  years’ working and 1 years’ professional experience

Knowledge & Skills

  • Negotiation
  • Communication
  • Customer relations
  • Planning















  • Implementation of employee relations-related  legislation
  • Implementation of an employee relations management strategy for the organization
  • Contribution to the development and review of relevant policies
  • Implementation of  organisational  employee relations management processes and procedures
  • Participation in staff  induction in relation to employee relations aspects
  • Coordination and implementation  of staff development and capacity building interventions in relation to employee relations
  • Contribution to the development of the Departmental Business Plan
  • Implementation of employee relations aspects of the Departmental Business Plan
  • Representation of the organization in as directed
  • Supervision of relevant administrative staff
  • Record- keeping and information management
  • Reporting

Performance Management



Appointment onto the position is conditional upon the signing of a performance agreement with the organization

Psychometric Testing


Candidates may be subjected to a Psychometric Assessment whose results will be taken into account in determining whether to appoint the candidate or not


Further Checks

Applicants must note that they may be subjected to security, qualifications, criminal, credit and previous employment checks once shortlisted, and that their appointment would be subject to positive outcomes of these checks.



 1.The closing date for all applications is 24 October  2014.  Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

 2. Shortlisted candidates must avail themselves for interviews at a time, date and place determined by the Services SETA.


For enquiries please phone Ms Sthembile Shangase at 011 276 9681 between 08h00 and 16h00 weekdays.

The SSETA reserves the right not to make an appointment.  If you do not hear from the SSETA within 14 days from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

All applications must be emailed to



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