The Premier’s Advancement of Youth (PAY) project will provide matriculants from the class of 2017 with work experience and training in one of the 13 Western Cape Government Departments beginning 1 April 2018 until 31 March 2019. During this time you will receive a monthly stipend to cover your expenses.
Why should you apply?
You will acquire skills and work experience that will make you more marketable to future employers. You get contractible references on your CV. You will have career awareness exposure to assist you to make informed career choices together with a network to support and guide you.
Minimum Requirements: You have written the National Senior Certificate (NSC) in 2017, and only applicants who passed the final examinations will be considered
You are not going to study further in 2017
You are a South African citizen, residing in the Western Cape Province
You are between the ages of 18 and 24
You are not sure of the next step after school.
Recommendation: You have no network or support to help you make career choices; You are financially constrained.
Competencies: Good communication (written and verbal) skills in at least two of the official languages of the Western Cape; Proven computer literacy (MS Office); Ability to operate office equipment; Planning and organising skills.
Key Performance Areas : On-the-job training will be provided in the following departments: Department of the Premier; Department of Agriculture; Department of Community Safety; Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport; Department of Economic Development and Tourism; Department of Environmental Affairs & Development Planning; Department of Health; Department of Human Settlements; Department of Local Government; Department of Social Development; Department of Transport and Public Works; Provincial Treasury; Western Cape Education Department (WCED).
Please make sure that you have read the different requirements in the PAY Recruitment Guide before you make your choice of preference for a specific Department.
Remuneration: A stipend will be paid as determined by the Department.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 26 JANUARY 2018
For more information and assistance kindly visit the Youth Office at Indoor Sport Centre, Sampson Street in extension 23 or contact us at 044 606 5224.
Only attach your CV (preferably in MS Word). Other documentation like your ID can also be attached with your CV.
Only applicants who passed the final examinations will be considered. The final results will be verified with the Western Cape Education Department. Also, other personal information and documentation will be verified in terms of legislation.
1. If you do not have an e-mail address, create one immediately. You will need it to apply
2. This page will take you to a registration process before you can apply
3. Once you have registered successfully, you will receive an username and password
4. You must use the username and password to login and complete your application; 5. Please save your username and password in a secure place so that you can access it, if so required.
If you experience any difficulty in applying, please contact the Support Team at 0861 145 465 or the Cape Access e-Centre at (021) 422 2194, from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 15:30.