Metropolitan Health is Hiring


Metropolitan is one of the oldest financial services brands in South Africa. With a 116 year legacy of serving the communities in which it operates, Metropolitan represents true empowerment in serving Africa’s people through affordable financial solutions that create financial growth and security.

Metropolitan operates in South Africa, but the brand is also present in 12 African countries including, Namibia, Botswana, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Lesotho, and Swaziland.
Metropolitan provides financial wellness solutions that meet the needs of low income clients, including funeral insurance, health, savings, hospital cash-back cover, retirement solutions and life insurance.


An exciting opportunity exists within Metropolitan Learning & Development department for a self-motivated and driven individual to take up the challenge of Graduate Internship in a demanding yet exciting environment.

The programme is a work based learning programme that assists graduates to prepare for the workplace and promotes access to increased employment opportunities within the Medical Aid Administration and Insurance industry.

We need a graduate who have completed Bachelor’s Degrees / Diploma in:

  • Multimedia
  • Information Technology
  • Graphic Design


  • Creating multimedia products in partnership with business analysts, technical architects and software programmers
  • Creating digital images for the purpose of animation
  • Transferring audio/video files to be edited and manipulated digitally
  • Creating artwork to be used in video games
  • Creating animated sequences using computer software


  • Understanding of Digital Marketing and Digital design
  • Knowledge of photography and videography
  • Thorough knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (Particularly design software)
  • Must be able to work with strict deadlines and stick to them
  • IMPECCABLE attention to detail
  • Must be able to work well under pressure (Social Media never sleeps or waits for anyone)
  • And most importantly, you must be eager to learn, work well in a (awesome) team and have a positive attitude!


  • Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma in Multimedia, Information Technology and/or Graphic Design
  • Should not be studying fulltime for the duration of the Programme
  • Be available full-time from 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018
  • South African citizen between the ages of 20 and 35 years
  • Computer Literate (MS Office)
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills
  • Must be able to commute to workplace on their own
  • A good working knowledge of the health and wellness industry will be an advantage


Shortlisted candidates will be subject to the following statutory checks:

  • ITC
  • Criminal
  • Reference
  • Qualification

Psychometric assessments will be part of the selection criteria
Should you not be contacted within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful


The successful candidate will be based at our head office in Bellville.


  • Only on-line applications submitted via our careers page will be considered.
  • Internal Team Members must inform their manager of their application. Your manager must be aware of and support your application.

How to Apply

Submit application online, click here

Closing Date: Not specified

Eskom Traineeship Positions Malta Power Station

Closing Date: 06 January 2017
Location: Malta Power Station


  • S4 (Electrical, Mechanical and Control and Instrumentation) 

Skills And Competencies 

  • HV / LV Regulations 
  • Quality control 
  • Safety knowledge 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills 
  • Have the ability to understand technical concepts 
  • Ability to apply Maths and Science knowledge 
  • Technical, electrical equipment and energy conversion process understanding 
  • Be safety conscious 

  • Be responsible and committed 
  • Have emotional resilience 
  • Code B drivers licence 
  • Be a team player 
  • Have the ability to perform physical work 
  • Have a positive attitude and be self-motivated 
  • Computer literate 
  • Problem solving skills, analytical and cognitive thinking 
  • Planning and organising skills 

“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”

How To Apply

Apply Online for the Eskom: P1 and P2 Traineeship Programme 2017

Arcelomittal Apprenticeship Programme

Closing Date: 31 January 2017
Location: Vanderbijlpark


  • Complete Grade 12 qualification with English, Physical or Engineering Science, applicable trade theory subject such as Platers & Metals/Welding & Metals/Mechano Technology and an additional trade related technical subject such as Technical Drawings/Engineering Drawings & Graphics etc, all passed with a minimum of 50%, and Mathematics (not Mathematics Literacy) passed with a minimum of 45%.
  • Complete Technical Grade 12 qualification with English, Physical or Engineering Science, applicable N3-N6 trade theory subject such as Platers & Metals/Welding & Metals/Mechano Technology and an additional trade related technical subject such as Technical Drawings/Engineering Drawings & Graphics etc, all passed with a minimum of 50%, and Mathematics (not Mathematics Literacy) passed with a minimum of 45%.

  • Complete NCV Level 4 qualification with English, Physical or Engineering Science, applicable trade theory subject such as Platers & Metals/Welding & Metals/Mechano Technology and an additional trade related technical subject such as Technical Drawings/Engineering Drawings & Graphics etc, all passed with a minimum of 50%, and Mathematics (not Mathematics Literacy) passed with a minimum of 45%.

Intern Vacancies at Competition Commission

Closing Date: 06 January 2017
Location: Pretoria


  • Be a South African citizen.
  • A consistent academic performer.
  • Should not have worked as apermanentemployee previously.

All graduates should have:

  • Good academic background.
  • Good analytical, research and investigative skills.
  • Well-developed writing skills.
  • Interpersonal skills as well as computer literacy are prerequisites.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skill.
  • Be a self-starter.
  • The ability to work under pressure.
  • An energetic, dynamic and committed individual

We offer:

  • An opportunity of being trained in competition law and economics as the first step on an exciting career in this field.
  • the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the dynamic and growing field of competition law in South Africa.
  • Technical and Soft Skills training through our Capacity Building Workshops and use of external training providers.
  • Monthlystipend to cover your transport fares and living allowance.
  • Coaching and Mentorship programme through our seniors in respective divisions.
  • an opportunity for you to actively participate in reaching the objectives of building an efficient, free and fair economy for all South Africans.
  • A conducive, supportive, stimulating working environment.
  • An opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to the attainment of the Competition Commission’s vision 2030 of aGrowing and inclusive Economythat serves all South Africans.
  • An annual total cost to company package ofR154 580.30.

Employment Equity:

  • The Competition Commission subscribes to equal opportunity, affirmative action and representivity.

Application Process:

  • Shortlisted candidates may be required to undergo psychometric assessments.
  • The successful candidate will be vetted for security purposes.
  • The Competition Commission reserves the right not to fill this position.
Communications Grad / Intern

  • Degree in Communication, Journalism, public relations, and communication science,.

Apply Online for the Competition Commision Communications Graduate / Internship Programme

Information Technology Grad / Intern

  • 3 year Diploma/Degree in Information technology or equivalent qualification

Apply Online for the Competition Commision Graduate / Internship Programme

Policy & Research Grad / Intern

  • Applicants must have completed Masters in Economics degree.

Apply Online for the Competition Commision Policy & Research Graduate / Internship Programme

Legal Services Grad / Intern

  • Completed LLB degree.
  • Admission or completed articles highly recommended

Apply Online for the Competition Commision Graduate / Internship Programme

Acquisitions Grad / Intern

  • Completed LLB or Honours Economics degree.
  • Have obtained an average of 60% pass rate.

Apply Online for the Competition Commision Acquisitions Graduate / Internship Programme

Human Resources Grad / Intern

  • Completed Honours Degree in Human Resources field or equivalent.

Apply Online for the Competition Commision Human Resources Graduate / Internship Programme

How to Apply for Bursaries in 2017

re you looking for 2016 Bursaries, if yes, well you are lucky because there are still few bursaries open for 2016 applications.

But don’t wait too long because some are closing very soon.

For 2016, there are still bursaries closing in January and some at the end of February 2016.

To apply for the 2016 bursaries, you may do the following:

1.To arrive here at
2.While on this site look for the bursary category that you wanna apply for.
3.On each bursary post there are information at the end of the post on how to apply for that bursary.
4.Look for Email addresses or links to apply online or addresses to send or hand deliver your application.
5.Download the application form if available or click the “Apply Online” links provided below the post to apply online.
6.Print the printable application form, or
6.Fill the Application in full online or fill the printed form
7.Submit or send the application form together with other required documents to the email or addresses provided.
8.Note the day when you have sent or submit your application for use when you need to make follow ups.
9.Also note the contact numbers if provided of the contact person of the bursary institution you have applied for. Call them to see if they have received your applications.
10.Relax and wait for about two weeks for the response, if no response, call the contact person to get the response.

If you have not succeeded, repeat the steps but applying to a different institution.

Funza Lushaka 2017 Bursaries: Mostly Awards 3500 New Bursaries Each Year

The Funza Lushaka Bursary Programme is a multi-year programme that promotes teaching in public schools. Full-cost bursaries are available to enable eligible students to complete a full teaching qualification in an area of national priority. Recipients of these bursaries will be required to teach at a public school for the same number of years that they receive the bursary.

Applications must only be made once students have been allocated a valid student number and have been accepted/provisionally accepted at their university of choice.
All applications must be made online at

Students must apply online and submit supporting documentation to the university.
After your application has been completed online, you will be prompted to make a printout.

This will serve as proof of your application.

Keep a copy for yourself, and submit a copy to the university where you have been accepted and where you will be registering. The copy submitted to the university must be accompanied by:
o A certified copy of your ID.
o A certified copy of your academic results.

For 1st year students coming out of Grade 12, this will be a certified copy of your Grade 12 result notification or Grade 12 certificate.

The 2017 applications opened from 1 October 2016.

Go to to apply


Release of 2016 National Senior Certificate Examination Results: Dept of Basic Education

The 2016 National Senior Certificate examinations concluded on 29 November 2016 and the marking of all 11 million examination scripts is finished.

  • Minister Motshekga will announce the outcome of the examinations on 04 January 2017. The announcement will be broadcast live on SABC 1 and eNCA at 18h00 and will also be streamed live on this website.
  • Candidates will get their statements of results on 05 January 2017 from their school/centre where they wrote the exams. Candidates’ partial results will be made available on this website on 05 January 2016 from 06am.
  • Result queries should be submitted for investigation within 30 days after the release of results.
  • Candidates must ensure that names and identity numbers reflect correctly on their statement of results and report any required corrections to the Department before 30/06/2017.


A candidate may apply at the prescribed fee for the re-mark/re-check of his/her examination scripts. Registration for this must be done at Head Office. Application must be done once only.

Closing date for applications: 19 January 2017

Fees for re-mark and re-check of scripts per subject:

Re-mark : R92.00
Re-check : R21.00

Viewing of scripts may only be done after a re-mark or re-check of results. The closing date for applications is 7 days after release of re-mark or re-check results. The fee for viewing is R180.00


A supplementary examination may be granted to an unsuccessful National Senior Certificate candidate, provided they meet specific criteria. The closing date for applications to the supplementary examination is 19 January 2017.

Conditions for entry as per the regulations governing the supplementary examination

  • If a candidate has not met the minimum promotion and certification requirements in the final external examination, but requires a maximum of two subjects to obtain the National Senior Certificate, he or she may register for a maximum of two subjects for the supplementary examination in the year following the final external examination. These two subjects must be subjects that the candidate sat for in the previous end-of-year examination.
  • If a candidate is medically unfit and, as a result, was absent from one or more external examinations, he or she may register for the supplementary examination.
  • If there is a death in the immediate family of a candidate, or other special reasons for the candidate’s absence, he or she may register for the supplementary examination.
  • A candidate who provides documentary evidence that he or she qualifies for admission to a higher education institution or for an occupation, but does not satisfy the higher education faculty requirements or the requirements for the specific occupation, as well as a candidate who is one requirement short in meeting the minimum admission requirements for Higher Certificate, Diploma and Bachelor’s degree programmes, may be allowed to register for a maximum of two subjects.
  • In a case where an irregularity is being investigated, provisional enrolment for supplementary examination may be granted to the candidate concerned, pending the outcome of the investigation.
Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshega
Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshega
  • A candidate who was unable to write or complete one or more of the National Senior Certificate examination question papers for reasons other than illness or injury may apply to write the supplementary examination, provided that a written report is submitted by the principal of the school to the Head of the assessment body.

NB: Documentary proof substantiating reason for absenteeism must be submitted at the centre of registration to ensure entry to the supplementary examination.

Source: Department of Basic Education