Location: Sandton
Closing Date: 30 May 2012
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Discovery is offering the opportunity of a lifetime to 15 of South Africa’s brightest young people living with a DISABILITY. This opportunity is open for South Africans living with a DISABILITY only.

Key Outputs

The skills programme consists of structured unit standard based learning combined with practical/workplace experience which totals to 300 learning hours.

The successful learners will:

  •  be eligible to partake in the selection process for our 2013 Learnership.
  •   gain access to the insurance industry with a better employment profile.


  • The ability to communicate clearly and professionally with clients.
  • Demonstrate resilience & drive. This will show in the individuals desire to pursue goals despite obstacles.
  • The ability to relate well to diverse people.
  • Detail orientation.
  • Desire and potential to learn.
  • Self motivated.
  • Basic computer skills.


There are certain criteria that need to be met before you will be considered for this vacancy:

  • Medical proof of disability.
  • Be a South African Citizen and be in possession of a valid SA ID book;
  • Hold a valid & recognised Matric with Maths Literacy (Failed Maths) & English (minimum D symbol).
  • Not be engaged in post Matric studies or formal employment.
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 25 years.
  • Express a keen interest in administration and customer service.