NYDA Learnerships have a great variety of fields to consider. The talented youth of South Africa can gain hands-on knowledge in fields such as business administration, social work, IT systems, child and youth care and more. If you feel you are suitable for the career paths mentioned or any other they have to offer and you meet all requirements submit your application once the learnership becomes available.
NYDA or National Youth Development Agency was established to take on the challenges faced by many of the youth of South Africa. The youth in South Africa make up about 42% of the country’s population.
They aim to develop job stability, lessen poverty, take away inequality and provide sustainable employments. They try to identify problems and provide long-term solutions to challenges faced by the youth of South Africa. Their learnership programme is one of the ways implemented to achieve their goals.
NYDA Learnerships Available
The NYDA offers qualifying student’s great opportunities to gain hands-on experience in a variety of fields through their learnership program. Below we have compiled a list of some of the fields they offer yearly.
Fields available on learnerships may include the following and more:
Social Auxiliary work
Child and Youth Care
Early Childhood Development
The duration of learnerships may vary in accordance to the company’s need. They are usually for 12 or 18-months, some offer a monthly allowance and some may not.
NYDA Learnerships Requirements
Below we have compiled a list of some of these requirements that you can use as a guideline.
Qualifications / Requirements needed:
You must be a South African citizen
Applicants must have a Grade 12 certification
Candidates must have a valid/legal ID book or document
Depending on the field and opportunity you must have a diploma or degree in the field
These applicants must provide a medical certificate stating their disability with their application form and other documents.
NYDA Learnerships Application
NYDA learnership application online is easy to do via the NYDA Website. However, interested individuals must first register on the NYDA Website which is free and can then browse their opportunities and programs available. When the learnership programme opens the application form and all other detail will be available on their website as well.
If you do not receive any word from the company, you can assume your application was not selected.
NYDA Learnerships Closing Date
Closing dates for learnership provided by the NYDA are usually during July, August, and October. Thus, it is vital for interested individuals to seek open learnerships on the company’s website and ensure you are aware of the current closing date
Any applications that do not have all the documents or are incomplete will not be considered. Please do not submit your original documentation, just certified copies of them.