Housing Development Agency (HDA) invites applications for the Housing Development Agency HR Internship program. This opportunity provides practical experience in a dynamic environment, aimed at passionate individuals eager to develop their HR skills. Join the HDA to contribute to meaningful projects in the housing sector and build a rewarding career.

Take the first step towards making a difference in housing development in South Africa. Apply now and embark on an enriching journey with the HDA.

Housing Development Agency HR Internship Overview

  • Location: HDA Headquarters, Johannesburg
  • Reference: Human Resources Internship Programme (HDA) 2024
  • Position Title: Human Resources Intern
  • Remuneration Package: R84,000 per annum (inclusive)
  • Application Deadline: 21 June 2024

Housing Development Agency HR Internship program Objective:

  • Provide valuable work experience and skills development to unemployed graduates, particularly from universities and universities of technology.
  • Focus on the construction and human settlements sector to enhance graduates’ employability in this field.
  • Offer internship opportunities within the public service to gain practical experience and contribute to public sector projects.
  • Bridge the gap between academic learning and practical application, preparing graduates for future career opportunities.
  • Equip interns with necessary competencies and professional skills required in construction and human settlements.
  • Support economic growth by nurturing a skilled workforce and promoting employment in critical sectors.


  • Degree or BTech in Human Resources Management or Industrial Psychology.
  • Preference for candidates residing in Johannesburg with no prior internship or work experience.

Application Guidelines:

  • Email your application to HDARecruiteCSHR@thehda.co.za
  • Strictly adhere to these guidelines:
  • CVs submitted after the closing date will not be considered.
  • Include Job Title and Reference number in the subject line.
  • Format your CV in PDF.
  • Provide copies of qualifications and academic transcripts.
  • Submit a certified copy of your identity document.
  • Include contact details for at least two references.

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Additional Information:

  • Ensure all requirements are met for a smooth application process.
  • Failure to comply with these guidelines will result in your application being disqualified.

Conditions of Service:

  • Equal opportunity employment practices at the HDA.
  • Appointments will prioritize individuals with disabilities and females as per Employment Equity policy.
  • The HDA reserves the right not to make any appointments.
  • Communication will only be with shortlisted candidates.

Housing Development Agency (HDA) invites dedicated and qualified individuals to apply for its 2024/2025 HR Internship program, offering valuable opportunities to develop HR skills in the construction and human settlements sectors. By joining the HDA, interns will contribute to significant projects while gaining practical experience that enhances their career prospects. This initiative underscores the HDA’s commitment to fostering a skilled workforce and promoting employment in critical sectors of South Africa’s economy. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply promptly and embark on a rewarding journey with the HDA.