NYDA Learnerships

NYDA Learnerships

NYDA Learnerships have a great variety of fields to consider. The talented youth of South Africa can gain hands-on knowledge in fields such as business administration, social work, IT systems, child and youth care and more. If you feel you are suitable for the career paths mentioned or any other they have to offer and you meet all requirements submit your application once the learnership becomes available.

NYDA or National Youth Development Agency was established to take on the challenges faced by many of the youth of South Africa. This is still the primary goal of this South African based company today. They address issues that concern the development of the countries youth whether it is at a local Government level, national or provincial level. The youth in South Africa make up about 42% of the country?s population. When talking about the youth it includes those between the ages of 14 and 35. Youth development is a priority to the NYDA to combat poor living conditions, poverty, poor health and all things that affect the youth.

They aim to develop job stability, lessen poverty, take away inequality and provide sustainable employments. They try to identify problems and provide long-term solutions to challenges faced by the youth of South Africa. Their learnership program is one of the ways implemented to achieve their goals.

NYDA Learnerships Available

The NYDA offers qualifying student?s great opportunities to gain hands-on experience in a variety of fields through their learnership program. Below we have compiled a list of some of the fields they offer yearly.

Fields available on learnerships may include the following and more:

  • Social Auxiliary work
  • Information Technology
  • Child and Youth Care
  • Business Administration
  • Early Childhood Development
  • IT Systems
  • Human Resources
  • Administration

The duration of learnerships may vary in accordance to the company?s need. They are usually for 12 or 18-months, some offer a monthly allowance and some may not. These and other conditions will be discussed with successful candidates.

NYDA Learnerships Requirements

Each program offered by the NYDA has requirements that must be met by all applicants. Below we have compiled a list of some of these requirements that you can use as a guideline.

Qualifications / Requirements needed:

  • You must be a South African citizen
  • Applicants must have a Grade 12 certification
  • Candidates must have a valid/legal ID book or document
  • You must be unemployed
  • Depending on the field and opportunity you must have a diploma or degree in the field

Candidates with a disability are also encouraged to apply for learnerships provided by the NYDA. These applicants must provide a medical certificate stating their disability with their application form and other documents. Some of their learnerships are also available for students from Grade 8 and up. Applications must be completed in full and all documentation must be certified copies. Candidates can also submit referral letters and a CV.

NYDA Learnerships Application

NYDA learnership application online is easy to do via the NYDA Website. However, interested individuals must first register on the NYDA Website which is free and can then browse their opportunities and programs available. When the learnership program opens the application form and all other detail will be available on their website as well.

Once applications close the company will select candidates who are suitable and these will be added to their shortlist. Candidates on the shortlist will be contacted with more information and may be invited to an interview. If you do not receive any word from the company, you can assume your application was not selected.

NYDA Learnerships Closing Date

Closing dates for learnership provided by the NYDA are usually during July, August, and October. Depending on the field and opportunities available, some have been reported to close in January as well. Thus, it is vital for interested individuals to seek open learnerships on the company?s website and ensure you are aware of the current closing date.

Your application plus all documentation must be submitted before the indicated closing date for it to be considered. Any applications that do not have all the documents or are incomplete will not be considered. Please do not submit your original documentation, just certified copies of them.

Sandvik Learnerships

Sandvik Learnerships

Sandvik has operations in 130 countries worldwide and offers talented candidates great learning experiences with Sandvik Learnerships. They know the value of development and hands-on experience. They are a global mining and construction company and offer learnerships in fields applicable to the industry. They offer Mining and Rock Technology, Materials Technology, Machining Technology and more to these industries.

This sophisticated company employs more than 45 000 people and is seen as leaders in areas such as industrial processes, offering service, technical and equipment solutions for construction and mining industries along with innovative solutions for the industrial heating industries. This global company was established in 1862 as a Swedish company offering tooling systems and equipment for mining and construction companies, as well as industrial heating systems. They have clients in 150 countries worldwide.

Sandvik Learnerships Available

Sandvik learnerships are generally for an 18-month period unless stipulated otherwise. Some of the learnerships offered by Sandvik is in conjunction with Merseta to increase the amount of learnerships offered and the quality of them.

Fields made available with Sandvik:

  • Auto Electrical
  • Millwright
  • Fitter
  • Electrician
  • Earthmoving Mechanics
  • Artisan Assistant
  • Business Administration
  • Research
  • Sales

Sandvik Learnerships Requirements

Sandvik learnership requirements are listed here, however, there may be some additional requirements not listed that is needed depending on your field. All documentation must be copied and certified, please do not submit your original documents.

Basic requirements that must be met:

  • Candidates must be a South African citizen
  • You must have a valid ID book or card
  • Applicants must have a Matric certificate
  • You must have a degree or diploma in the field applying for
  • Must be English proficient and have exceptional communication skills
  • You must be able to pass the medical and physical fitness to obtain a certificate

Applicants with some experience in their field will have an advantage. Some fields may require candidates to travel, work overtime or even shifts. Applicants from a previously disadvantaged background is welcome to apply, along with those with a disability. If you have a disability, please also submit a medical certificate indicating the nature of the disability.

Sandvik Learnerships Application

Sandvik learnerships application online can be done by visiting the Sandvik Website. From their main page, you can select the careers tab. On the Careers Page, you will see a variety of programs listed down the left side of the screen, on this list you can select the Trainee tab or the Student tab to find your way to the learnership program and application form. Application forms will only be available once their program opens.

Sandvik Learnerships Closing Date

The closing date for learnerships provided by Sandvik are not the same each year and will also differ with each field made available. This company will only make contact with those candidates who make the shortlist. If you do not hear from them after the closing date, you can take it that you were not successful. Please be sure to submit your application form with documentation on time. Late applications, incomplete or those missing documents will not be looked at.

Department of Environmental Affairs Learnerships 2020 -2021

Department of Environmental Affairs Learnerships

Learnerships in this category?ranges from ocean life, wildlife, the air, land and all that our universe consists of.?You will be able to bridge the gap between studies and the workplace, gain valuable knowledge and hands-on experience with these Learnerships. The Department of Environmental Affairs is constantly seeking talented young individuals who have a great ambition to make a difference in life.

The South African Government see the youth as the life and future of the country, thus, they offer learnerships to bright minds of the future. They provide equal opportunities, aiding in education, training and skills development within all fields. These learnerships assist in the economy, builds up communities and ensure work for all the people. Most of these are aimed at the scares skills.

Some of these learnerships may even offer successful candidates full-time employment, but it is not guaranteed. If this is your field of interest, keep on reading.

Department of Environmental Affairs Learnerships Available

There are many?learnerships available within all sectors of this department. They are constantly seeking young and energetic candidates to be trained within various scarce fields.

Some career paths may comprise of the following options:

  • Accountancy
  • Journalism
  • Financials
  • Communications
  • Human Resources
  • Public Relations
  • Media Studies
  • Management
  • Plumbing
  • Water Agents
  • Legal
  • Information Technology
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Procurements
  • Marine Science
  • Town Planning
  • Zoology
  • Oceanography
  • Business Administration
  • Welding
  • Electrical
  • Instrumentation
  • Waste management
  • Pollution Management
  • Asset Management
  • Public Administration

Requirements

Candidates who wish to apply for these learnerships must fulfill the requirements, of the department as set out in the application for the field.

These may include the following:

  • All candidates must be a South African Citizen
  • Candidates must hold a valid South African ID document
  • All candidates must comply with the requirements as set out on the application
  • Candidates must hold a Matric with Science and Mathematics
  • Applicants must have great communication skills
  • Must be able to communicate and interact with clients and customers
  • You must be passionate about the environment and making a difference
  • Must be unemployed

Candidates must ensure that the application form is filled in completely, signed and all documentation certified?and attached. Candidates must also be willing to enter into a service contract with the Department for a duration up to 36 months. Candidates with a relevant technical knowledge will be seen as an added advantage.

Documentation that has to be attached to your application are as follow:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Grade 12 Results
  • All and any Academic Records
  • Applicants ID documentation

Learnerships Application

Online applications are?not available at present. Applications can be collected at your closest Department of Environmental Affairs, and also returned there once completed. Applicants fill in the form completely, sign it and attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae, with all certified copies of documentation as stipulated. For more information on their programs and availability candidates can visit their website.

Applications that are not filled in completely, missing a signature, missing documentation or are received late will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Candidates may deem their application unsuccessful?if they have not heard anything from the department within two months, after closing dates.