2022 Internship Programme for unemployed graduates


The South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP) invites unemployed graduates to apply for a 12 months internship programme in the following areas:

AreaMinimum QualificationRef-no
RegistrationsBachelor of SocialWork; Diploma/Degree in Child and Youth CareREG/03/22.
Professional ConductParalegal/Diploma in LAW/LLB/Bachelor of Social Work/Diploma or Degree in Child and Youth CarePROFCON/03/22
FinanceDiploma/Deoree in Financial ManaoementFIN/03/22
Education, Training and DevelopmentBachelor of Social Work/Diploma or Degree in Child and Youth CareETD/03/22
Information TechnologyDiploma/Degree in Information TechnologyIT/03/22
Communications and Public RelationsDiploma/ Degree in Communications and Public RelationsCPR/03/22


  • REQUIREMENTS: South African Citizens, Unemployed Graduates and the Minimum Qualification(s) as indicated


Interested applicants must complete the prescribed Application for Employment Form (obtainable from SACCSP website) and indicate the reference number.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit our website and study the SocialService Professions Act. 110 of 1978,rules and regulations and other related documents to understand the mandate of the SACSSP before submitting their applications.

Please note: People with disability are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants may forward their detailed CVs with certified copies of qualifications to

Closing date: 16 March 2022 at 16h00. No late applications will be considered. Enquiries: Ms. Albertinah Thabethe: 012 356 8322

  1. All placements are based in Pretoria. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within a month from the closing date, please accept that your application has beenunsuccessful.

The SACSSP reserves the right to implement the internship programme.

The SACSSP does not promote the employment of family, friends and relatives as stipulated in the HR Policy; it discourages such practices  and promotes fair  recruitment  and selection process.


The South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP) is a statutory body established in terms of section 2 of the Social Service Professions Act No. 110 of 1978. The SACSSP has two professionalboards under its auspices:the Professional Board for Social Work and the ProfessionalBoard for Child and Youth Care Work. The SACSSP, inconjunctionwith its two professional boards,guides and regulates the professions of social work, social auxiliary work and child an d youth care work in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training and professional conduct . The SACSSP has the obIigation to protect the integrity of the social service professions within which professional are boards are established and the interestof the public,in particular social services beneficiaries . In order to safeguard the public and indirectly the professions, it is a prerequisite for a person to register with the SACSSP prior to practicing any of the three professions for which professional boards have been established. Practicing without registrationwith the SACSSP is a criminal offence and on conviction a person may be liable to a fine or to imprisonment for a period not exceeding six months.

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