The National Department of Social Development, in partnership with Ilifa Labantwana, is seeking the services of a service provider who can assist in developing an Early Childhood Development Human Resource strategic workforce plan that will enable the ECD sector to achieve universal coverage.

The strategic workforce plan will focus on the early learning component of the essential package for ECD services and will also cover the following: parenting programmes, centre-based ECD provision, playgroups, toy libraries, mobile ECD services and day mothers/childminders. This Terms of Reference is considered a follow-on to the ECD HR strategy that was commissioned by the Department of Basic Education.

Download the full Terms of Reference here

If this falls within your area of expertise, we would like to encourage you to apply for this work or share this with individuals and/or organisations/networks you feel might be suitable. We also welcome you to publish this ToR in your respective organization websites. Applications close 31 October 2019 before 17h00. For any enquiries please email


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