Closing Date: Wednesday 15th of May 2019
Organization SAPS
Employment Type Internship
Province South Africa
Town/City South Africa
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The South African Police Service hereby invites unemployed graduates who conform to the requirements for a twelve (12) month graduate’s scheme programme. The Graduate Recruitment Scheme is part of the National Human Resource Development Strategy and the National Skills Development Strategy.


Intern categories with minimum requirements:

Graduate Intern: Tertiary Qualification is required

Student Intern: Practical experience is required by the tertiary institution in order for the learner finalise qualification (letter from the institution must be attached)


NB: Stipend for each category will be as determined by the Divisional Commissioner Human Resource Development: South African Police Service


Generic requirements:

  • Be a South African citizen
  • Must be in possession of National Senior Certificate or equivalent (NCV L4)
  • Must have no previous criminal conviction(s) or case(s) pending
  • Applicants must be unemployed, never employed in field of the advertised post and never participated in an internship programme in the relevant to the field of the post
  • Applicants must be residents of the Province where the post is advertised (proof of residential address to be attached)
  • Applicants are restricted to apply for only three (3) positions (complete separate application form for each post reference number)


Please note:

  • Only the official SAPS application form (Download Here) for the internship programme will be accepted.
  • All instructions on the application form must be adhered to.
  • Failure to do so may result in the rejection of the application.


Closing Date: 15 May 2019


The following posts are advertised for the consideration of the graduate scheme programme into the South African Police Service.


Section: Crime Registrar

No. positions: Multiple

Crime Registrar Internship programmes.pdf


Section: Internal Audit

No. positions: Multiple

Internal Audit Internship programmes.pdf

Section: Presidential Protection Services

No. positions: Multiple

Presidential Protection Services Internship programmes.pdf


Section: Corporate Support

No. positions: Multiple

Corporate Support Internship programmes.pdf

Section: Crime Intelligence

No. positions: Multiple

Crime Intelligence Internship programmes.pdf


Section: Detective Service

No. positions: Multiple

Detective Service Internship programmes.pdf


Section: Financial Management and Administration

No. positions: Multiple

Financial Management and Administration Internship programmes.pdf

Section: Forensic Services

No. positions: Multiple

Forensic Services Internship programmes.pdf


Section: Human Resource Development

No. positions: Multiple

Human Resource Development Internship programmes.pdf


Section:  Legal and Policy Services

No. positions: Multiple

Legal and Policy Services Internship programmes.pdf


Section:  Management Intervention​​​​​​​

No. positions: Multiple

Management Intervention Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​

Section:  Operational Response Services​​​​​​​

No. positions: Multiple

Operational Response Services​​​​​​​ Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​

Section:  Personnel Management​​​​​​​

No. positions: Multiple

Personnel Management​​​​​​​ Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​


Section:  Protection and Security Services​​​​​​​

No. positions: Multiple

Protection and Security Services Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​


Section:  Supply Chain Management​​​​​​​

No. positions: Multiple

Supply Chain Management Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​


Section:  Technology Management Services​​​​​​​

No. positions: Multiple

Technology Management Services Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​


Section:  Visible Policing

No. positions: Multiple

Visible Policing Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​


Section:  Priority Crime Investigation

No. positions: Multiple

Priority Crime Investigation Internship programmes.pdf​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​Closing Date: 15 May 2019


Useful Links

How to apply for a learnership or an internship | Watch Video

SAPS: Internship Programme 2019 (Different divisions All Provinces)

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