Department of Education Invites Unemployed Graduates to Apply for the Teacher Assistant Positions at Public Schools 2021
Closing Date: 10 October 2021
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: South Africa
As part of the Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme, the Department of Education is inviting unemployed youth to apply for assistant positions at Public and LSEN schools across all provinces. Apply for Assistant posts in Public and LSEN schools across South Africa.
All successful candidates will be placed in schools for 5 months, from 01 November 2021 to 31 March 2022.
Education Assistance – Curriculum
Education Assistant – ICT/e-Cadres
Education Assistant – Reading Champions
General School Assistant – Child & Youth Care Worker
General School Assistant – Handyman (no matric required)
General School Assistant – Sports and Enrichment Agent (no matric required)
Duration: For 5 months from the beginning of November
Monthly Stipend: R3827 monthly stipend (less UIF of R38 per month)
What are The Criteria?
Must have Grade 12 / Matric
18 – 35 years of age (must not turn 36 before 31 March 2022)
Live within walking distance from the school
Must not be working, studying or training (even part-time)
Must not be receiving a government grant (NSFAS, Funza Lushaka,)
No criminal record
Planning and organization.
Good Communication skills.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Testimonials (former school, local chief, church leader ect)
Police Clearance Certificate
Affidavit/Declaration by applicant stating he/she has no criminal record while waiting on the police clearance.
Certified qualifications such as Matric ( applicable: where NQF Level 4 qualification certificate, for Education Assistant applicants with NQF Level 6 and 7 and added advantage.
Certified copy of identity document/passport
How to Apply?
NB. If the website (sayouth.mobi) is not working, Please be patient and keep trying. The system is severely overloaded like so many people are trying to apply. Remember you have until the 3rd of October 2021 and there is no difference if you apply early or late!
Register on sayouth.me/DBE and apply for the school closest to where you live
This is the only way to apply – you cannot apply to the schools directly
When you have registered the opportunities at the schools closest to the address you have given will appear and you can apply.
If no opportunities are showing up, You can search for “Education Assistant” or “General Assistant”
Applications Close at: Midnight on the 10th of October 2021
Visit your local NYDA office, Labour Centre or Public Library
Should you still be unclear on what to do, call our TOLL-FREE support line on 0800 72 72 72, Mon- Fri, 9 AM to 4:30 PM and our Support Guides will assist you.