Are you eager to become a part of South Africa’s vibrant arts and culture scene?

PACOFS is looking for suitably qualified candidates to fill 31 General Worker positions under a three-year fixed-term contract. If you are passionate about contributing to the arts and have the necessary skills and experience, this is your chance to shine.

Here is your comprehensive guide to applying for the General Worker x 31 – Three-Year Fixed Term Contract positions currently open at PACOFS.

General Worker Positions Specifications

The role requires you to:

  • Perform general work responsibilities for various PACOFS directorates and departments including Central, Finance, Facilities, Marketing, Artistic Directorates, and Human Resources and ICT Departments.
  • Undertake additional responsibilities deemed reasonable and lawful as assigned by a managerial or supervisory role.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Completion of Grade 12 or any NQF level 4 Certificate
  • Prior experience in theatre or performing arts environments will give you an edge.
  • Computer literacy and typing skills are required.
  • Possession of a Code C1 driver’s license will be beneficial.
  • Proficiency in both verbal and written English is a must.


Successful applicants will earn an hourly rate of R27.58, as per the national minimum wage or the hourly rate set by the employer. This position also comes with employer-excluding benefits, offering you a stable income and job security.

Application Requirements

All candidates, especially those with foreign qualifications, are required to have them verified by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Moreover, failure to submit all the requested documents may result in the application not being considered.

To apply, you need to provide:

  • A letter of motivation expressing your interest in the position.
  • A comprehensive CV detailing your qualifications and experience.
  • Certified copies of qualifications, ID, and proof of residence (preference will be given to Free State residents).

How to Apply

Hand deliver your application to:

Performing Arts Centre of the Free State (PACOFS) 1st Floor, 12 First Avenue Bloemfontein

Alternatively, you can email your application to:

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For inquiries, you can contact Mr. Fapane Molutlsi at (051) 44 77771 ext. 2271.

Application Deadline

The closing date for applications is 05 April 2024. It’s important to apply early and ensure your application is complete to avoid disappointment.

Important Note

If you have not heard from PACOFS within three (3) months after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. PACOFS reserves the right not to make an appointment.