The Eastern Cape Department of Health is contributing towards skills development by providing opportunities to unemployed graduates to gain work experience in various skills areas. The Department is therefore inviting applications for the Internship Programme that runs for a period of twelve (12) months.

The Internship Programme is aimed at enhancing the employability of unemployed graduates of South Africa. Interns will be based in Port Elizabeth and be paid a monthly stipend.

Successful Interns will be expected to sign an Internship Agreement.

Specified Fields

  • Asset Management (R5000)
    3-4 Year Degree/National Diploma in Supply Chain Management
    12 months
  • Finance (R5000)
    3-4 Year Degree/National Diploma in Financial Management
    12 months
  • Food Service Manager (R5000)
    2 3 Year National Diploma in Food Service Management
    12 months
  • Human Resource Management (R5000)
    2-3 Year Degree/National Diploma in HRM
    12 months
  • Clinical Engineering (R5000)
    1-3 Year Degree/National Diploma in Clinical Engineering
    12 months
  • Employee Assistance Programme (R5000)
    1- 3 Year Degree in Psychology
    12 months
  • Performance Management (R5000)
    2-3 Year Degree in Public Administration or National Diploma in Public Management
    12 months
  • Training and Development (R5000)
    2-3 Year National Diploma in Training Management
    12 months

Minimum requirements:

  • Applicants must be South African citizens
  • Unemployed graduates in any one of the fields specified
  • No previous participation in Internship Programme


Available at: [Editor: this is broken] or alternatively can be collected from the Department of Health.

Submitted on a Z83 form to: Eastern Cape Department of Health, Private Bag X60572, Greenacres, Port Elizabeth, 6057. OR hand deliver to Golden Mile Building, 5 Downing Street, North End, Port Elizabeth, 6000


 Mr SV Msila at 041 408 802 5 or

Ms B Takkies at 041 408 803 8