Closing Date: Sunday 12th of December 2021
Organization SACSSP
Employment Type Internship
Province South Africa
Town/City South Africa

The purpose of the Social Work Readiness Programme is to enhance and facilitate the employability of unemployed social workers and newly qualified social workers through a custom designed capacity development programme that focuses on knowledge, skills and experience to support their readiness and transition to employment.

The Social Work Readiness Programme will commence in the following four provinces and interested social workers from each of these provinces are invited to apply in the pilot phase of this programme:

  • Gauteng
  • North West
  • Limpopo
  • Mpumalanga


  • A four-year Bachelors Degree in Social Work.
  • Registered with SACSSP as a social worker.

NB. This Internship / Work Readiness Programme is being offered in partnership with the Health and Welfare Sector, Education and Training Authority (HWSETA).

How to apply

Download Application Form

To Apply submit the folowing:

  • Completed application form (Form E.2.8.1)- available on website
  • Certified copy of qualification in social work
  • Updated curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Letter of motivation (why you should be considered)

Submit your applications to:

Any enquiries should be directed to Ms A Williams at the SACSSP at email or at telephone 012-356 8300



Useful Links

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

SACSSP: Social Work Internships for 2022