City of Masvingo appoints Simbarashe. W Mandishona to Director of Housing and Social Services
City of Masvingo has appointed Mr. Simbarashe. W Mandishona to the Director of Housing and Social Services post on substantive basis.
Mr Mandishona brings a wealth of experience to the city having worked as acting Director of Housing and Social Services (City of Masvingo) from 1 June 2022 to 31st of July 2023, Deputy Director of Housing and Social Services (City of Masvingo) from April 2011 to 30 May 2022, Deputy Director of Housing and Community Services (Marondera Municipality) from January 2004 to March 2011, Acting Chief Executive Officer Runde Rural District Council from January 2001 to December 2003, Projects and Planning Officer (Runde Rural District Council) from July 1998 to December 2000, Planning Officer, Department of Rural Development Gweru – Midlands Province from July 1995 to June 1998.
Having worked in various local authorities spearheading development Mr Mandishona has vast experience in town planning and housing and estate management.
In terms of qualifications, Mr Mandishona holds Bachelor of Science (Honours) Rural and Urban Planning with University of Zimbabwe, Master of Science Degree in Strategic Management with Chinhoyi University of Technology and Certificates in Personnel Training and Labour, and Labour Relations.
Once again, His Worship, the Mayor, Cllr C. Maboke, Cllrs, Town Clerk and Management would like to congratulate Mr. Mandishona on his new appointment as the substantive Director of Housing and Social Services and wish him success in office.