Gauteng Dept of Social Dev: Internships 2017 / 2018

The Department of Social Development offers exciting opportunities to suitable candidates for potential placement in their Internships programme in Pretoria. The intention is to give practical work experience to those students have graduated and require exposure in a work.

Applicants must be unemployed graduates from accredited institutions of Higher Learning with the above mentioned qualifications. Successful students will be expected to enter into 12 months internship contract and they will receive a monthly stipends of R5368.00 during their placement.

Internship Application deadline is 25 January 2017

Internship Provider: Department of Social Development

Internship Location: Pretoria, Gauteng

Field of Studies:

Reference number: Intern17 / 18

Office of the Minister [x2]

  • Political Science / Public Administration
International Relations [x1]

  • International Relations
Chief Risk Office [x2]

  • Public Management / Geography / GIS
Executive Support and Intergovernmental Relations [x1]

  • Public Administration
Social Assistance [x1]

  • LLB
Children and Family Benefits [x1]

  • Social / Economic Sciences
Legal Case Assessment and Adjudication [x2]

  • LLB / Office Administration& Management
VEP and Gender Based Violence [x2]

  • Public Administration
VEP Cluster Technical and Support Services [x1]

  • Development Studies / Monitoring&Evaluation
Families [x1]

  • Administration
HIV / Support and Mitigation [x1]

  • Social Sciences
HIV Prevention [x1]

  • Social Work / Development Studies / HIV Studies
Community and Capacity enhancement [x2]

  • Public Administration / Human Sciences / Development studies
Community Development Programme Implementation [x2]

  • Community Development
Early Childhood Development [x1]

  • Administration
Child Protection [x1]

  • Social Sciences
Adoptions / ISS [x1]

  • Administration
Orphans and Vulnerable Groups [x2]

  • Administration
Governance and Compliance Rights of Children [x1]

  • Administration
Branch: Rights of Persons with Disabilities [x1]

  • Office Administration
Governance and Compliance (RPD) [x2]

  • Monitoring & Evaluation / Research
Services to Persons with Disability [x1]

  • Office Administration
Information Registration Management [x2]

  • Administration / Customer Care
NPO Programme Management and Institutional Support [x1]

  • Public Administration
NPO Governance and Stakeholder Relations [x1]

  • Office Administration
NPO Compliance [x1]

  • Accounting / Financial Administration
Costing and Management Accounting [x2]

  • Cost and Management Accounting
Financial Monitoring Funded organisations and Entities [x1]

  • Financial Management
Human Capital Management [x3]

  • Human Resource Management / Social Work
Information Technology Operations [x2]

  • Information Technology
Systems Development [x2]

  • Computer Science / Information Technology
IMST Programme Management Office [x1]

  • Computer Science / Information Technology
Legal Services [x2]

  • LLB
Monitoring & Evaluation [x4]

  • Social Sciences
Sectoral and Corporate Strategy and Planning [x2]

  • Public Administration
Information and Knowledge Management [x2]

  • Information Science / Records Management / Knowledge Management / Library and Information Studies
Special Projects and Innovation [x2]

  • Community Development / Development Studies / Social Sciences
Gender [x2]

  • Gender Studies / Development Studies
Social Crime Prevention [x1]

  • Social Sciences

The applicants must not have been exposed to work experience in their area of study or have participated in an internship programme in a government department. Invited candidates should make their own accommodation and transport arrangements.

How To Apply

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 above mentioned address:

National Department of Social Development
Directorate: HRD and Performance Management
Private Bag X901

Or Hand Deliver at:

Human Science Research Council Building
C / o Bosman and Pretorius Street
134 Pretorius Street

For attention: Ms Carmen van der Westhuizen / Mr Aaron Sigudla. Enquiries: Mr Aaron Sigudla Tel: (012) 312 7664.

N.B 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.

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