Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Mxolisi Zondi-Mthembu PDF Print E-mail

Career Profile

Mxolisi has more than 19 years experience as a training coordinator and community development facilitator. He has worked widely in the non-government and local government sectors.

Mxolisi has a long association with iMEDIATE, partnering with us on materials development and community-based research. Mxolisi, like the rest of the team, actively maintains his community involvement. His career history is summarised below.

Career History

  • Training Co-ordinator, Peace Begins With Me Programme - Media In Education Trust (MIET)
  • Local Government Coordinator - Centre For Public Participation (CPP)
  • Democracy In Action Organiser - Diakonia Council of Churches
  • Capacity Building Programme Specialist - Natal ABE Support Agency
  • Economic Empowerment Organiser - Diakonia Council of Churches
  • Programme Coordinator (Manager) - Mazenod Development Programme
  • Teacher - Biology, Geography, History and English - Department of Education and Training

Leadership and Community Service

  • 2013 - Assisting Grade 11 and 12 learners from Chesterville Township teaching Life Sciences.
  • 1999-2001 Deputy Chairperson - Chesterville Residents’ Association
  • 1998-2001 Founder, Convenor & Facilitator - Chesterville School Support Initiative Programme & Thuthuka ABE Academy
  • 1989-1993 Youth Chairperson - St. Anne’s Catholic Church Parish
  • 1989-1991 Education Sub-Committee Member - Durban District Council of Churches
  • 1988-1995 Regional Organiser and Chairperson - Young Christian Workers
  • 1990-2001 Diocesan Chairperson - Catholic Justice And Peace Commission

Educational Qualifications

Matriculated, Durban Finishing School; Advanced Certificate in Public Administration and Development Management - University of KwaZulu-Natal;
B Ed (Honours) in Adult Education & Training (AET) - University of Natal (Durban); Certificate In Adult Basic Education & Training (ABET) - University of South Africa; Community Development Certificate (CSTP)- University of Natal;
Human Resources Management Certificate - Unischool (Durban).