Incredible Connection (a division of JD Group), a leading electronics retailer in South Africa, is offering a learnership program for the year 2024. This learnership is designed to give young South Africans the opportunity to gain valuable experience and knowledge in the retail sector.

By participating in this program, you will gain insight into the workings of the retail industry, develop your customer service skills, and gain valuable experience in the field. You will also have the chance to learn about the different products and services offered by Incredible Connection.

Incredible Connection (a division of JD Groups) is looking for a young, lively, and passionate individual to join a 12-month wholesale and retail SETA-funded Leanership program.

Incredible Connection Learnerships Overview

  • Closing Date: 15 April 2024


  • Assist Customers on the shop floor
  • Marketing and Merchandise and maintain displays
  • English language fundamentals
  • Math fundamentals
  • Recording transactions and processing payment on the POS System
  • Understanding the wholesale and retail environment
  • Opening new account
  • Maintaining and controlling stock losses

Applicant Eligible Requirements: 

If you are interested to apply for the learnership, candidates must have the following:

  • Matric or equivalent
  • Be a South African citizens with NO criminal record
  • Candidates with and without disability can apply

Skills and Competencies:

  • Have a great “can do” attitude: A positive attitude is essential for any retail job, as it is important to be able to deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner. You should also be willing to learn new things and take on new challenges and you should be able to work well under pressure and deal with difficult situations. Being able to stay calm and composed in any situation will be an asset in the retail industry.
  • Customer Service Oriented: This includes being able to listen to customer needs and wants, providing accurate information, and resolving any issues or complaints. You should also be able to build and maintain relationships with customers, and to leave a positive impression on every customer you interact with.
  • Fluent in English: English is the main language used in the retail industry, and it is important to be able to communicate effectively with customers and colleagues. This includes having strong verbal and written communication skills. You should be able to understand and follow instructions given in English.
  • Highly motivated: As a learner at Incredible Connection, you will need to be able to work hard and stay focused, even when faced with challenges. You should also be able to work independently and be self-motivated. Being highly motivated will not only help you succeed in your learnership, but will also help you stand out in the competitive retail industry.
  • Willingness to learn: you will be expected to be willing to learn new things and take on new challenges. This includes being open to feedback and criticism, and being able to adapt to new situations.
  • Problem Solving: In the retail industry, you will encounter many different problems and challenges. It is important to be able to think critically and come up with solutions. This includes being able to analyze information, generate possible solutions, and choose the best course of action. You should also be able to stay calm under pressure and make decisions quickly. Having strong problem-solving skills will make you a valuable asset to any retail organization.
  • Adaptability: This includes being flexible and open to change, and being able to work well under pressure. You should also be able to adjust your behavior and thinking to different situations, and be able to cope with ambiguity. Being adaptable will help you thrive in the retail industry, no matter what challenges come your way.

How to Apply

  • An updated CV
  • Certified copies (not older than 3 months) of ID, certificates/qualifications, transcript/tertiary results (if applicable)
  • Candidates with disability should apply with a certified copy of Doctor’s certificate confirming the disability
  • Online Application: Incredible Connection Learnership Programme 2024

In conclusion, the Incredible Connection learnership is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to gain experience in the retail industry. The skills and competencies required will help you not only succeed in the learnership, but also prepare you for a successful career. With hard work, dedication, and a great attitude, you can achieve your goals.

If you are interested in applying for the learnership, we encourage you to apply.