Closing Date: 12 October 2015

Successful candidates will be expected to enter into a 12 month contract for 2016

The Department of Social Development offers exciting opportunities to suitable candidates for potential placement in our Internship programme. The intention is to give practical work experience to those students who are in their last year of study (BA Social Work) and require In-Service Training in order to obtain their qualification and those recently graduated but unemployed and require exposure in a work environment.


Social Work

  • Students registered for honours in Social Work

Tshwane; Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Sedibeng (Sebokeng)Tshwane; Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Sedibeng (Sebokeng)

Information Technology

  • ND/B Degree: Information Technology; ND/B Degree: Information Management; ND/B Degree: Business Analysis; B.Com: Informatics; Degree in computer science; ND/B Degree: Financial Information Systems

Tshwane; Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Sedibeng (Sebokeng); Head Offi ce

Procurement and Finance

  • ND: Auditing; ND: Cost and Accounting Management; ND: Supply Chain; ND: Financial Management; ND/B Degree Marketing

Tshwane; Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Head Office; Sedibeng (Sebokeng)

Human Resources/ Administration

  • ND / B degree Human Resources Management; BA Administration; ND: Public Management; ND Fleet Management; ND: Records Management

Walter Sisulu (Noordgesig); Mary Moodley (Benoni); Father Smagaliso (Soshanguve); Don Mattera Centre(Edenvale); Ga-Rankuwa; Itireleng (Ga-Rankuwa); Zanele Mbeki (Dunott er)

Auxiliary Nursing

  • Certificate in Auxiliary Nursing must be registered with The South African Nursing  Council to practise in 2016

West Rand

Community Development

  • BA: Community Development ; ND: Community Development

Head Office

Legal Services

  • LLB; ND: Forensic and Criminal Justice

Head Office

Demography/Population Studies

  • ND/B degree in Demography/Population Studies

Head Office

Internal Auditing

  • ND/ Degree Internal Auditing

Head Office


  • ND: Marketing; ND: Journalism; ND: Graphic Design; ND Photography

Ga-Rankuwa (Accommodati on will be offered)

Institutional based care

  • FETC : Institutional – based care

Tshwane; Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Sedibeng (Sebokeng)Tshwane; Ekurhuleni; West Rand; Johannesburg; Sedibeng (Sebokeng)

How to Apply

Download Application form for the Gauteng Dept of Social Development Internship Programme

Applications should include: An official Internship Application form, CV with certified copies of relevant Qualification and ID document • Application forms are obtainable from Department of Social Development’s regional offices and institutions.

Students should be prepared to be placed throughout all regions and institutions within the Gauteng Department of Social Development.

No incomplete, faxed or emailed applications shall be considered.

All applications should be submitted to any Social Development Regional Office or institution or posted to: Private Bag X35, Johannesburg, 2000.

Enquiries: Ms Naomi John, at tel: (011) 227 0021 / Ms Thoko Mcira, at tel: (011) 355 7659.