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Gibela invites Ekurhuleni unemployed to apply for skills training
The Gibela Rail Transport Consortium is inviting unemployed South Africans in KwaThema, Tsakane, Duduza and the immediate surrounding areas in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng, to apply for a number of technical and business skills training opportunities. In collaboration with its training implementation partner, ITS Education and Training Institute, Gibela is sponsoring... Read more
RMB launches brand campaign centred around talent
RMB, a division of FirstRand Bank Limited, has launched an appealing new brand campaign that speaks to the bank’s ability to deliver on seemingly disparate objectives. The campaign, called “Our talent is how we do both”, is being flighted on airport billboards, digital and social media channels, print, radio... Read more
Youth ICT entrepreneurs secure place in incubation programme
Eight young, start-up entrepreneurs with innovative ideas in the ICT space, were selected as part of the first ever cohort of a new Innovator Trust Start-Up Incubation Programme. The Innovator Trust announced the winners of the #MyStartUpMyStory social media campaign recently. The Start-Up Incubation Programme was launched in 2021, during the COVID-19 pandemic, as... Read more
National Tourism Careers Expo for learners, students and unemployed graduates
The National Tourism Careers Expo (NTCE) takes place at the Joburg Expo Centre at Nasrec from Friday, March 25, to Sunday, March 27 and could change the lives and career trajectories of thousands of learners, unemployed graduates and educators who want to venture into tourism. The event is free-of-charge... Read more
SAIPA assists unemployed graduates in upskilling programme
SAIPA, the South African Institute of Professional Accountants, is proud to be part of a skills development project by The Services Seta and Northwest Department of Economic Development and Tourism (DEDECT), that aims to recruit, train and place 50 unemployed graduates from the North West Province in Business Advising.... Read more
CHIETA launches skills development programme for retrenched workers
CHIETA, the chemical industries SETA, in partnership with Options in Personnel recruitment and development agency, has launched a Retrenched Workers Support Programme that is equipping retrenched workers to find formal employment or become entrepreneurs. The launch was marked with the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on 1... Read more
International internship opportunities for local students
Top international companies like Uber, HSBC, Weiss Asset Management, and PwC are offering internships to local students. In partnership with global mentorship company Crimson Education, the virtual internships will help ambitious South Africans gain valuable work experience, build their university application portfolios, and prepare for careers in law, finance,... Read more
Global essay competition opens for SA students
Registrations for the Harvard Crimson Global Essay Competition have opened up for South African students. The competition offers an opportunity for ambitious high school students, between the ages of 13 and 18, to showcase their passion for writing on a global stage. The winner will bank a $1 000 cash... Read more
Merck Foundation Calls for Application for Scholarships for Doctors in critical and underserved specialties in Africa and Developing countries
Merck Foundation (Merck-Foundation.com), the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany announced the call for applications for medical training scholarships for healthcare providers in critical and underserved specialities for medical graduates from Africa and developing countries. Senator, Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation explained, “We strongly believe that building... Read more
International Hotel School Launches Rebuild KZN Scholarship Fund
Innovative fund offers stricken Durban youth up to 50% scholarships for August intake The International Hotel School (IHS) has announced a R3 million scholarship fund to provide financial assistance to potential learners impacted by the recent unrest. All students who enroll at the Durban campus for the July 2021... Read more

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