SASSA: learnership Programme Application

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is in inviting unemployed Job Seekers throughout the provinces to apply for our internship programme. The following positions are available at the EC regional office in East London.

  • Information Technology (Ref: SAS In / 01)
  • Human Capital Management: Human Resources Management / Public Administration (Ref: SAS In / 02)
  • Grants Administration: Social Science / Public Administration (Ref: SAS In / 03)

● Between the ages of 18-35 years and be a South African citizen.
● Students who need Experiential Training.
● Studied at a recognised institution of higher learning in the Republic of South Africa. Successful candidates will be appointed on a 12-month internship contract. An all-inclusive monthly stipend will be paid of R4 200 for a National Diploma and R5 200 for a Bachelor’s degree.

Important Notes:

● SASSA is under no obligation to fill a post after the advertisement thereof.

Failure to comply with the above will automatically disqualify candidates.

Please note: All SASSA staff are subject to compulsory security vetting on appointment. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted.

How To Apply

Persons interested in applying for the above internship programme must send their application form with motivation for placement, CV, recently certified copies of qualifications, academic transcript and ID (including a signed  Z83), quoting the reference number, to: