Department Of Social Development Internships

By | December 17, 2021

Department Of Social Development Internships, The National Department of Social Development (Pretoria) is offering an internship programme for the 2018/2019 financial year in the Pretoria centre (National Office).

Applicants must be unemployed graduates from accredited institutions of Higher Learning with the following qualifications / study area.

Department Of Social Development Internship Programme 2018/2019

Field of Study:

International Relations / Political Science

Public Administration / Public Management

Office Administration / Office Management

Social Sciences / Human Sciences / Social Research

LLB / Labour Relations

Social Work

Youth Development

Community Development

Development Studies

Food Security

Financial Management 

Accounting / Forensics Accounting


Management Services / Operations Management

Information Technology / Network Infrastructure

Systems Development

Events Management / Marketing / Communication / Media Studies / Graphic Design

Business Management

Enterprise Risk Management

Geography / Geomatics / Geographical Information Systems

Information Science / Information Studies

Records Management

Gender Studies


The applicants must not have been exposed to work experience in their area of study or have participated in an internship programme in a government department.

Invited candidates should make their own accommodation and transport arrangements.

Interested candidates should forward a signed Z83 Form – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FORM


Z83 Form – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FORM , accompanied by the following documentation:-


Certified copy of the qualification or a letter from the Institution announcing the completion of the qualification and the graduation date,

Certified copy of the ID, and

Academic record.

Only one application per qualification is allowed, duplicate applications will not be considered.

According to Employment Equity criteria the advertisement is open to Africans, Indians, Coloureds, and Whites, Male and Female and persons with disabilities.

Due to a large amount of correspondence we envisage receiving, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The Programme will commence on 01 April 2018 and end on 31 March 2019.

The Interns will receive a monthly stipend of R5, 354.00.

Reference number: Intern18/19

National Department of Social Development

Directorate: HRD and Performance Management

Private Bag X901



Or Hand Deliver at:

Human Science Research Council Building

C/o Bosman and Pretorius Street

134 Pretorius Street



For attention: Ms Carmen van der Westhuizen at 012 312 7532

Closing date: 5 December 2018.