Mr P Uys to ask Ms D A Schäfer, Minister of Education:
- Whether the geographical area of Mossel Bay Municipality is served by any of her offices; if so, (a) which offices, and with regard to each of the offices, (b) what services are rendered, (c) the physical address, (d) who is the responsible person at the office, (e) what is the person’s contact details, (f) the budget for the management office and (g) how does the staffing look;
- whether any vacancies existed at any of the offices by the latest date mentioned on which information was available, if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, (a) what is the number of vacancies, (b) at which offices are the vacancies and (c) when are the vacancies expected to be filled;
- whether she intends to constrict, terminate or expand any services at the said offices; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, (a) what will the extent of the (i) constriction, (ii) termination or (iii) expansion be and (b) what are the relevant details in this regard?
THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION
6. (1) (a) Yes, Mossel Bay forms part of the Eden and Central Karoo Education District Office.
(b) General support and training of schools
(c) 34 Marsh Street, Mosselbay
(d) Ms Thandi Voyi - the Circuit Team Manager
(e) Tel Number: 044 6903160
Cell Number: 082 5415382
(f) The budget for the management office is administered by the Education District Office, there is no specific allocation for each of the 7 circuits.
(g) Staff at the office are:
1x Circuit Team Manager
2x Institutional Management and Governance (IMG) Managers
1xFoundation Phase Curriculum Advisor
1x School Psychologist
1x Social Worker
1x Intermediate and Senior Phase Curriculum Advisor
1x Learner Support Advisor
1x School Corporate Officer
1x Administrative Clerk