Internship programme for 2015/2016
Friday, 06 January 2012

The National Department of Social Development (Pretoria) is offering an internship programme for the 2015/2016 financial year in the Pretoria centre (National Office).

Applications are invited from candidates who have completed a 3 year National Diploma/ Advanced Certificate /Bachelor and Honours’ degree/ Master’s Degree in the following study fields:

Information Science/Records Management/Library Science/Knowledge Management
International Relations
Accounting / Economics / Economic Science / Statistics
Financial Management
Supply Chain Management/Logistics/Purchasing Management
Project Management / Research
Occupational Health and Safety
Monitoring and Evaluation
Information Technology (IT)/Information Systems/Systems Development/Computer Science
Human Resource Management / Human Resource Development
Public Administration/Management
Labour Relations
Management Services/Operations Management
Social Sciences/Human Sciences/HIV/AIDS Studies
Gender Studies/Women’s Empowerment/Human Rights
Administration/Office Management
Social Work
Community Development/Development Studies/Youth Development
Management Studies
Business Administration / Social Policy
Population Studies/Demography


The Programme will commence on 01 April 2015 and end on 31 March 2016.  The Interns will receive a monthly stipend as follows:
• R4, 334.00 per month for a National Diploma, Bachelors and Honours Degree;
• R5, 350.00 per month for a Masters Degree.

Interested candidates should forward a Z83 Form, accompanied by a detailed CV and certified copies of their ID and qualifications (Matric certificate and Diploma/Degree certificate) to the following address: Please note candidates should only apply for one position (one CV per person).

National Department of Social Development
Directorate: Sector Education and Training
Private Bag X901

Or Hand Deliver at:

C/o Bosman and Pretorius Street
HSRC Building

For attention: Ms Esther Matjila/Ms Carmen van der Westhuizen

Closing date: 30 January 2015.

Enquiries: Ms Esther Matjila Tel: 012 312 7562 / Ms Carmen van der Westhuizen Tel: 012: 312 7532

Important note:

All races as well as people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Due to a large amount of correspondence we envisage receiving, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Should you not hear from us within 2 months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.