Dept Of Home Affairs: Graduate / Internship Programme 2016 Opportunity

The Department of Home Affairs is a successful, important and integral part of the Government, responsible for providing enabling documents to the citizens as well as visitors to South Africa. In addition, the Department facilitates and coordinates all activities critical to the country’s cooperation with regional and international communities for economic growth and development purposes.

In its continued commitment to deliver on its mandate regarding skills development, the Department announces this year’s launch of the exciting Internship Programme that is aimed at enhancing youth employability and improving service delivery.

Whilst being exposed to the world of work and to the Public Sector in particular, the Internship Programme provides youth with the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on working experience and in-depth knowledge.

Applications are invited from unemployed graduates who seek work experience in the occupation categories / study fields mentioned below and are interested in a career within the Department of Home Affairs.


• A 3-year National Diploma / Degree in any of the fields of study listed below • Good academic record • Basic computer literacy • Positive attitude • Willingness to learn and grow • Honesty and integrity • Customer service orientation • Learning potential • Good communication skills. The Department is committed to Employment Equity and all appointments will be made in this context. Coloured, Indian and White graduates and People with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Office of the Minister Strategic Planning and Administration [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 1

Office of the Deputy Minister Strategic Planning and Administration [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 2

DG’s Office: Support Services Public Administration [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 3

Institutional Planning and Support International Relations, Political Science, Public Administration, Internal Audit, Risk Management and Cost & Management Accounting [x2]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 4

Human Resources Human Resource Management / Development and Related Fields [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 5

Learning AcademyManagement of Training, Office Management, Public Management / Administration [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 6

CommunicationsJournalism, Communications and Public Relations [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 7

Counter Corruption and Security Services Legal Services and Security Management [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 8

Immigration Services Law / Social Science [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 9

Information Services Information Technology and Computer Science [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 10

Finance and Supply Chain Management Finance and Supply Chain-related Studies [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 11

Civic Services Public Management & Administration, Operation Management [x1]

HRMC 60 / 15 / 12

  • Western Cape
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13a [x1]
  • Eastern Cape
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13b [x1]
  •  Limpopo
     HRMC 60 / 15 / 13c [x1]
  • North West
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13d [x1]
  • Gauteng
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13e [x1]
  • Northern Cape
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13f [x1
  • KwaZulu-Natal
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13g [x1
  • Mpumalanga
     HRMC 60 / 15 / 13h [x1]
  • Free State
    HRMC 60 / 15 / 13i [x1]

How to Apply

Applications will only be considered from South African citizens, aged between 18 and 35 years • Candidates who have already participated in an Internship Programme in any Government department will NOT be considered • Applications should be made on the signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or Government website, and accompanied by a comprehensive CV as well as certified copies of all qualifications and Identification Document • Should any applicant be in possession of a foreign qualification, it must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from SAQA • Interns will be allocated mentor(s) and will be placed in all Department of Home Affairs offices nationwide • Successful candidates will be offered a 12-month contract with structured on-the-job training • Candidates may be required to undergo pre-employment psychometric assessments, criminal and qualification checks.

Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application and all supporting documents by the closing date to Head Office, Private Bag X114, Pretoria 0001 or hand deliver at 232 Johannes Ramokhoase (Proes) Street cnr Thabo Sehume (Andries), Pretoria 0002

Enquiries: Ms LI Dibakwane, tel. (012) 406-4195 or Ms R Sekgobela, tel. (012) 406-7186 or Ms M Kobola, tel. (012) 406-7078 or Ms M D Dithebe, tel. (012) 406-4192


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