Government Printing Works Binding Apprenticeships (Only Matric required)

Government Printing Works is contributing towards skills development by providing unemployed youth with opportunities to be trained in the printing environment through apprenticeship programme. Applications are invited from all candidates who are between the ages of 18-35 who would like to participate in the apprenticeship programme to obtain an accredited qualification as Artisans in the trade Mechanized Soft-cover and Hard-cover Bookbinding.  



STIPEND:R117, 621 per annum

REQUIREMENTS: Senior Certificate/ Grade 12 or equivalent qualification

ENQUIRIES: Mr L Mpofu, tel. (012) 748-6278

Important note: All apprentice will be allocated a mentor and will be stationed in PRETORIA. Successful candidates will be offered a three-year contract in line with the SETA requirements to prepare them successfully for both theory and practical until they complete a trade test and receive their qualification. Shortlisted candidates must be available for the interviews and competency assessment on a date that will be determined by the Government Printing Works. All Apprentices will be required to sign an Agreement with GPW for the duration determined by GPW.  

Applications must be submitted on form Z83 (CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD) and must be completed in full and page 2 duly signed. Clear indication of the apprenticeship and reference number that is being applied for must be indicated on your Z83 form. A recent, comprehensive CV, certified copies of grade 12/Senior Certificate and ID must be attached.  

Applications must  be forwarded to : The Branch: Human Resources, Government Printing Works, c/o Bosman and Johannes Ramokhoase Street, Pretoria, or Private Bag X85 Pretoria, 0001, for attention Ms. M. Mbokane, Human Resources, Tel no: 012 748 6296 

CLOSING DATE:  11 March 2019 at 12 noon 

Applications received after the closing date as well as those who do not comply with the requirements will not be taken into consideration. If you have not received a response from this institution within three months of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.Download Application Form

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