Department of the Premier Internship Programme 2024

Western Cape Department of the Premier is accepting applications for their Internship Programme 2024.

Closing date: 22 April 2024

Department of the Premier Internship Programme 2024

The Western Cape Government invites unemployed South African graduates residing in the Western Cape to apply for the Graduate Internship Programme for 2024/2025. This is a Youth Development Programme that provides successful interns the opportunity to gain valuable practical work experience for a period of 3-24 months.

Minimum Requirements

  • You desire an opportunity to gain practical work experience.
  • You are a South African citizen and reside in the Western Cape
  • You are between the ages of 20 and 35
  • You are in possession of a completed: Certificate (NQF 5), Diploma (NQF 6), Degree (NQF 7) or Post Graduate Qualification (NQF 8 and higher)

Key Performance Areas

On-the-job training will be provided in one of the following departments:

  • Agriculture
  • Police Oversight and Community Safety
  • Cultural Affairs and Sport
  • Department of the Premier
  • Economic Development and Tourism
  • Environmental Affairs & Development Planning
  • Department of Infrastructure
  • Local Government
  • Mobility Department
  • Provincial Treasury
  • Social Development.


  • You will acquire skills and work experience that will make you more marketable to future employers. You will acquire contactable references on your CV. You will gain career awareness exposure to assist you in making informed career choices together with a network to support and guide you.

Applicants who do not have access to computers are encouraged to make use of the following internet facilities to complete the online application:

  • Your local library
  • Your local Thusong Service Centre
  • E-Community Forums and e-Centres in rural towns
  • The Western Cape Government Walk-in Contact Centre
  • An internet café.

How to apply

Apply online for the Department of Premier Internships

A stipend will be paid as determined by the Department.

Only online applications will be considered, no late, emailed or faxed CV’s will be accepted as an application. Please ensure that you submit your application on or before the closing date of 22 April 2024.

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