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The Youth Employment Service (YES) Trainee

Monthly stipend payable (aligned with the national minimum wage or job specification).
Number of Trainee positions available: 28 

Purpose:

The Youth Employment Service (YES) initiative is a business led initiative supported by government and labour that aims to empower unemployed youth by offering them a first chance at a quality paid work experience. The programme offers a structured opportunity to gain practical and meaningful work experience during a 12-month period.

To benefit from the YES Initiative youth must fulfil the following:


The main deliverables:

  • Support the Company in the capacity of a Trainee
  • Gain practical understanding of the work involved in a particular field
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures


Job Requirements

  • South African Citizen
  • Between the age of 18 and 29
  • Currently unemployed (proof of unemployment)
  • Currently residing in one of the geographical locations where the positions are available
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Grade 12 / Tertiary qualification
  • Further skills might be required for some of the specified positions
  • Black (African, Coloured, Indian)
  • Not previously part of a YES initiative


Competencies / Skills:

  • Ability to prioritise / handle multiple priorities at a time
  • An ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player
  • High energy
  • Good communication skills (English)
  • Customer service orientated
  • A drive to succeed in a corporate environment

Closing date: 04 August 2021

APPLY ONLINE HERE