The Department Of Defence Work Integrated Learning TVET Placements in Pretoria, South Africa, is offering incredible opportunities that could be the perfect start to your career.

This 18-month internship program provides hands-on experience, professional growth, and a monthly stipend of R4 500.

Department Of Defence Work Integrated Learning TVET Placements Overview

  • Company: Department of Defence
  • Location: Pretoria, South Africa
  • Closing Date: 01 July 2024
  • Duration: 18 Months Contract
  • Stipend: R4 500 per month

Available Department Of Defence Work Integrated Learning TVET Placements

1. South African Army Interns (Ref No: SAA 01/2024)

  • N6 in:
    • Human Resource Management
    • Finance / Office Management
    • Assistant Management

2. South African Air Force (Ref No: SAAF 02/2024)

  • N6 in:
    • Human Resource Management
    • Office Management
    • Assistant Management

3. Education Defence Material (Ref No: DM 03/2024)

  • N6 in:
    • Human Resource Management
    • Office Management
    • Assistant Management

4. Military Ombudsman (Ref No: MIL OMBUD 04/2024)

  • N6 in:
    • Human Resource Management

5. DOD Headquarters Unit (Ref No: DHQU 05/2024)

  • N6 in:
    • Human Resource Management
    • Human Resource Development
    • Office Management
    • Assistant Management

Candidate Requirements

  • Qualification: Applicants must have graduated with an N6 qualification in the relevant fields from accredited Institutions of Higher Learning.
  • Employment Status: Only those who are currently unemployed are eligible to apply.
  • Previous Participation: Applicants who have participated in any other Government Internship and Learnership Programmes before will not be considered.
  • Experiential Training: Students requiring experiential training as part of their qualification must attach a formal letter from their Tertiary Institution.

Key Responsibilities

  • Human Resource Management: Assist in various HR functions such as recruitment, employee relations, and performance management.
  • Office Management: Manage office operations, including administrative tasks, scheduling, and correspondence.
  • Assistant Management: Support senior management in day-to-day operations and project management.

Benefits of the TVET Placement

  1. Work Experience:

    • Gain practical experience in a highly respected government institution.
    • Apply your theoretical knowledge in real-world scenarios, enhancing your skills and employability.
  2. Skill Development:

    • Participate in structured training programs tailored to your field of study.
    • Develop critical professional skills, including communication, problem-solving, and teamwork.
  3. Career Advancement:

    • Successful completion of the program can open doors to further employment opportunities within the Department of Defence or other prestigious organizations.
    • Build a strong professional network that can support your career growth.
  4. Networking:

    • Connect with professionals in your field, including mentors and colleagues, who can provide valuable guidance and support.
    • Attend departmental events and functions, broadening your professional network.
  5. Additional Benefits:

    • Earn a monthly stipend of R4 500, providing financial support during the internship.
    • Receive mentorship from experienced professionals dedicated to your growth and development.
    • Gain exposure to the inner workings of the Department of Defence, preparing you for a future career in public service or the private sector.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should follow these steps to apply for the TVET placements:

Prepare Your Documents:

    • Ensure your CV, cover letter, and N6 qualification certificates are up to date.
    • If you require experiential training as part of your qualification, attach a formal letter from your Tertiary Institution.
    • Compete the Z83 form as application 

Submit Your Application

  • Applications must be submitted with a Z83 form and must be accompanied by a recently updated CV. Please indicate the reference number and position you are applying for on your application form.

Address for Submission

  • South African Army Interns (Ref No: SAA 01/2024): Send applications to: Department of Defence, SA Army Headquarters, Directorate Army Human Resources, Private Bag X981, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivery at the South African Army Headquarters, Dequar Road, Pretoria.
  • South African Air Force (Ref No: SAAF 02/2024): Send applications to: Department of Defence, SA Air Force Headquarters, Air Command-Directorate ETD, Private Bag X199, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivery at South African Air Force, 1 Dequar Road, Pretoria.
  • Defence Materiel (Ref No: DM 03/2024): Send applications to: Department of Defence, Defence Materiel, Private Bag X159, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivery at Department of Defence, Armscor Building, Cnr Boeing & Nossob Str, Erasmuskloof, Pretoria.
  • Military Ombudsman (Ref No: MIL OMBUD 04/2024): Send applications to: Department of Defence, Military Ombud, Private Bag X163, Centurion, 0046 or hand delivery at Department of Defence, Military Ombudsman, Block C4, 349 Witch Hazel Ave, Eco Origin, Highveld, Centurion, Pretoria.
  • DOD Headquarters Unit (Ref No: DHQU 05/2024): Send applications to: Department of Defence, DOD Headquarters Unit, Private Bag X159, Pretoria 0001 or hand delivery at Department of Defence, Armscor Building, Cnr Boeing & Nossob Str, Erasmuskloof, Pretoria.
  • Human Resource Development (Ref No: HRD 06/2024): Send applications to: Department of Defence, HR Division, Private Bag X159, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivery at Department of Defence, Armscor Building, Cnr Delmas & Nossob Str, Erasmuskloof, Pretoria.

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The Department of Defence is committed to promoting employment equity and supports the recruitment and advancement of individuals from diverse backgrounds, including those with disabilities. All applications will be considered in line with the Department’s Employment Equity plan.

The TVET placements at the Department of Defence offer a unique opportunity for young graduates to gain valuable work experience, develop professional skills, and kickstart their careers. Don’t miss out on this chance to grow both personally and professionally.

Apply now before the closing date on 01 July 2024!

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