The South African state agency responsible for the management and disbursement of various state-funded grants to the South African people, the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA), is inviting applications for its 2016/2017 Internship Programme from unemployed South African graduates from all over South Africa with a Diploma, BTech or Degree in any of the various study fields listed below (students who need Experiential Training may also apply). Interns will be paid a monthly stipend of R4200 (for National Diploma candidates) and R5200 (for BTech & Bachelors degree candidates). Interns will be placed on a 12-months internship contract and will be based at SASSA’s head office in Pretoria, Gauteng.
What are the requirements?
In order to be considered, applicants should meet the following requirements:
- Be a South African citizen between 18 and 35 years of age;
- Have a National Diploma, Degree or BTech from a recognised South African institution of higher learning in any of the following fields (candidates who require experiential learning may apply):
|Internship field of exposure||Qualification requirements||Reference Number for applying|
|Legal Services||Relevant National Diploma, BTech/LLB/BProc||SAS In-01|
|Human Capital Management||National Diploma, BTech or Degree: Human Resource Management / Training and Development||SAS In-02|
|Facilities and Auxiliary Support||National Diploma, BTech, or Degree: Fleet Management / Building Management||SAS In-03|
|ICT||National Diploma, BTech, or Degree: Information Technology||SAS In-04|
|Finance||National Diploma, BTech, or Degree: Financial Account / Supply Chain Management / Purchasing||SAS In-05|
|Internal Audit||National Diploma, BTech, or Degree: Auditing / Internal Audit / Business Information / Financial Information Systems||SAS In-06|
|Marketing and Communication||National Diploma, BTech, or Degree: Communication / Journalism / Public Relations||SAS In-07|
|Grants Administration||Nabtional Diploma, BTech, or Degree: Service / Operations Management||SAS In-08|
How to apply?
Persons interested in applying for this internships programme should send their application form (s) with motivation for placement (a letter of motivation), CV, recently certified copies of qualifications, academic transcript and ID including a signed z83 Form (CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD) quoting the reference number (see above table) to:
Attention: Manager: HCM, Private Bag X55662, Arcadia, Pretoria 0083 (by post).
OR Hand-deliver to: SASSA House, 501 Prodinsa Building, Cnr Beatrix and Pretorius Street, Pretoria, 0083.
Enquiries: Mr T Moloto on (012) 400-2326
Closing date: 18 May 2016
Failure to comply with the above will automatically disqualify candidates.
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