Raigan Cloete

Raigan Cloete

Raigan is a Writer at Portal Publishing where she writes for the Careers Portal website and loves the work she does. She enjoys creating content that is easy to read and useful to readers of all ages.

Writing content for Careers Portal allows her a creative outlet from her busy studies at the University of the Western Cape, where she is working towards getting her Bachelor in Dental Surgery.

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As NSFAS Applications open soon, they have warned the public about disinformation and bogus websites that are aimed at defrauding students.

The City of Cape Town warns the public about the latest fake job advertisement which is aimed at defrauding students.

The Basic Education Department has partnered with MTN to launch a free online school portal to address the learning needs of children in South Africa in the 21st Century.

Grade 12 learners are currently preparing for their first final exam which is set to take place on 27 October. With more than 700 000 Matriculants expected to write their final examinations this year.

R350 SASSA beneficiaries from the first round of grants are reminded to collect their unclaimed payments. If it is not collected by the cut off date, the funds will fall away.

The Gauteng Education Department began their school placements on Friday 15 October. According to Gauteng Education spokesperson Steve Mabona, parents have been confirming that they have received school placement offers for their children.

Have you chosen the Cash Send payment option to receive your R350 grant and still waiting on your payment? Well, keep reading to find out why you have not received your payment yet.

The DBE is piloting the rollout of the General Education Certificate which will be given to Grade 9 learners to address the current issue of many learners leaving school without a national qualification.

The recently held National Teachers Awards included a prize where teachers needed to identify a learner who would win a Funza Lushaka Bursary. This Bursary offers a multi-year programme to students, which promotes teaching as a profession.

Applications to register for the Second Chance Programme are currently open. The programme aims to help those learners who did not pass their National Senior Certificate or Extended Senior Certificate. Below you may find more about this program.

During the media briefing on the developments in the Basic Education sector, Minister Angie Motshekga gave an update on the department's progress concerning school infrastructure.

The Matric Class of 2021 have been through a challenging year and are currently preparing to write their final examinations which will officially begin on 27 October and end on 7 December 2021.

Boland College has announced the dates for NSFAS appeals and Trimester 3 NSFAS applications. Scroll down to find out when it will take place.

Applications for teacher assistant jobs are closing tomorrow, 10 October 2021! Be sure to apply NOW before it is too late. Find out how you can go about applying for a job as a teacher’s assistant in your province.

Are you wondering how you will know if your Covid-19 SRD grant status reads “debtor”? Below you may be able to find out how you can go about checking your grant status.

The Basic Education Employment Initiative has invited the youth of South Africa to apply for the opportunity between the 27th of September and the 3rd of October 2021.

Has your SASSA R350 Grant application been approved, however, still waiting to receive payment? Well, keep reading to find out what having no pay date means.

Are you preparing to write your final exams at Unisa? Below you will find some ideas for exam “dos and don’ts” and actions you can take if anything goes wrong during the exam.

Are you interested in applying to Flavius Mareka TVET College? Well, today is your lucky day, because applications are now open. Scroll down to find out how to apply.

The University of Cape Town Senate has voted for the mandatory vaccination of students and staff from January 2022.