Closing Date: 5 February 2015
Anticipated Start Date: 1 April 2015
Location: Cape Town

Key Purpose Statement

To provide applicants with an opportunity to enroll for a National Certificate in Food and Beverage Packaging, NQF 3. Learners will enter into a one-year, fixed term contract with Newlands Brewery, during which time they will undergo both on-the-job and off-the-job learning, culminating in a national qualification.

Competence Requirements

  • Matric with mathematics
  • Computer literate
  • Self-directed and motivated
  • Problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical ability
  • Be resourceful
  • Ability to work effectively in shift based teams
  • Ability to form effective relationships with coaches and mentory

Output and Accountabilities

Learnerships are a structured learning programme that combines off-the-job learning and on-the-job learning in an integrated programme. The off-the- job component covers more theoretical aspects of the learning with work-based learning providing the opportunity for application of the theory and the further practical learning experiences required.

Further characteristics of a Learnership are:

  1. Results in a national qualification registered on the National Qualification Framework (NQF)
  2. The qualification is endorsed by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and quality assured by the FoodBev SETA
  3. The qualification is written to reflect value adding skills required in the workplace and contains the outcomes and assessment criteria
  4. Competence against the outcomes and assessment criteria is demonstrated and assessed in the workplace using a variety of assessment methods

How to Apply

Apply for the SAB Miller Packaging Learnership Programme