Closing Date: 30 October 2016

The Provincial Department of Human Settlements offers unemployed graduates residing in the Province of KwaZulu-Natal, an opportunity to apply for an Internship Programme in order to gain work related experience.

The Internship Programme will run for a period of 12 months.


The applicant must meet the following requirements

  • Must be a Graduate in fields specified below;
  • Must be between the ages of 18 to 35 years old
  • must have no work experience
  • Must not have participated in an internship before


  • National Diploma / Degree in  Human Resources Management
  • National Diploma / Degree in Information Technology
  • National Diploma / Degree in Finance / Degree in Commerce / Accounting
  • National Diploma / Degree in Supply Chain Management
  • National Diploma / Degree in Social Work
  • National Diploma / Degree in Law (LLB)
  • National Diploma / Degree in Public Administration / Management
  • National Diploma / Degree in Business Management / Administration
  • National Diploma / Degree in Office Management

When responding to the advertisement all applications must be accompanied by the following documentation:- 

  • A one page covering letter motivating why you should be chosen to gain work experience in the Provincial Department of Human Settlements, KwaZulu Natal
  • Certified copy of your ID,
  • Certified copies of all qualifications (degrees / diplomas);
  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Proof of residence in KwaZulu Natal
  • All application must be submitted on the prescribed Department of Human Settlements

How to Apply

Download Application Forms

HEAD OFFICE: 203 Church Street, Pietermaritzburg

  • regional office: 199 Pieter Maritz Street, Pietermaritzburg
  • Ulundi: Former KwaZulu Natal Legislative Building, King Dinizulu Highway
  • Durban: Samora House, 2 Samora Machel Street and 8th Floor, 320 West Street /  Dr Prixley KaSeme Str, 8th Floor, 320 Redefine Building, West Street / Dr Prixley Ka Seme Street and 9th Floor, Eagle Building, Murcues Passage, Dr Prixley Ka Seme Street
  • District Offices: Stanger: 59 Mahatma Gandhi, ILembe House;
  • Ladysmith: Department of Works Regional Offices, Shepstone Road
  • Kokstad: Greater Kokstad Municipality, 75 Hope Street Newcastle: 75 Harding Street
  • Jozini: Department of Public Works, Jozini Main Street Port Shepstone: No.1 Protea Road, Marburg
  • Dundee: 71 Karellandman Street,
  • Empangeni: Empangeni Clinic Building, corner of Turn ball & Pearce Str.

Interested applicants must forward their applications by post complying with all requirements set herein to: The Acting Head, Department of Human Settlements KwaZulu-Natal, Private Bag X 54367, Durban, 4000 for attention Mrs V. Reddy.

Faxed or e-mailed applications will not be considered.

Correspondence will be limited to successful candidates only. If you have not been contacted within 3 months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

All enquiries should be directed to:

  • Ms. M Phama 031-336 5195
  • Ms Bhengu 031-336 5380
  • Ms MC Hlengwa 031 336 5280
  • Mr Maharaj 031 336 5177