Closing Date: 31 July2020
Location: Pretoria


The National Department of Social Development based in Pretoria (National Office) is offering an internship programme for 24-months commencing on 01 January2021. Applicants must be unemployed graduates or students fromaccredited institutions of Higher Learning withthe following qualifications/ study area:

Field of Study:

  • Statistics / Economics
  • Human Resource Management / Records Management
  • Public Administration / Public Management
  • Administration / Office Management
  • Social Sciences / Human Sciences
  • LLB / Law / Labour Relations
  • Social Work
  • Youth Development
  • Community Development
  • Development Studies
  • Food Security
  • Financial Management / Accounting
  • Information Technology / Network Infrastructure/ Computer Science / Project Management
  • Systems Development
  • Events Management / Marketing / Communication / Media Studies / Graphic Design
  • Information Science / Information Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Population Studies

Criteria: The applicants must not have been exposed to work experience in their area of study or have participated in an internship programme in a government department. Invited candidates should make their own accommodation and transport arrangements.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should forward a signed Z83 Form, accompanied by the following documentation:-

  • CV,
  • Certified copy of the qualification or a letter from the Institution announcing the completion of the qualification and the graduation date,
  • Certified copy of the ID, and
  • Academic record.
  • Only one application per qualification is allowed, duplicate applications will not be considered.
  • According to Employment Equity criteria the advertisement is open to Africans, Indians, Coloureds, and Whites, Male and Female and persons with disabilities.
  • People with disabilities, in relation to their disability, mustplease specify their reasonable accommodation needs in other words what equipment and support is required to perform thejob.
  • Due to a large amount of correspondence we envisage receiving, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Interns will receiveamonthly stipendof R6, 083.00.

 Reference number: DSD Intern 2020
National Department of Social Development
Directorate: HRD and Performance Management
Private Bag X901
Pretoria
0001 Or

Hand Deliver at:Human Science Research Council BuildingC/oBosman and Pretorius Street134 Pretorius Street, Pretoria, 0001

For attention: Mr Themba Nkolwanaat 012: 312 7018