Careers Advice

Getting a good job just seems harder and harder these days.  You have to possess the skills that the company wants, and they often want experience as well. We have information and advice for you that will help you when you are on your job search and we hope that our advice will help you get not only a job, but a position that helps you build a long, successful and profitable career.

Why be limited to just University? The post-Matric is wide and full of opportunities for you. Planning your Matric year does not need to be stressful as you have a variety of options.

What do recruiters and potential employers see when they look at a CV? A CV is a summary of your educational and professional qualifications. It should be concise, clear, and easy to read.

Ever wondered how to become a pediatrician? In this article, I uncover just that, but first, what is a pediatrician? A pediatrician is a medical doctor that provides a healthcare service for infants and young children. They specialise in many areas and they are trained to diagnose and treat common illnesses from minor health problems to serious infectious diseases in children. They are well educated doctors that have an in-depth knowledge about health and medical care for infants and young children. 

Found a job on The Knowledge Trust website but not sure how to apply? We have all the steps for you below.

Do you want to work at Webafrica? At Webafrica they are a young and innovative ISP, that is ever expanding and on the lookout for skilled individuals. 

Do you want to work at Debonairs pizza? There are basic restaurant job opportunities available at a variety of Debonairs Pizza franchises across the country. 

Are you thinking of building a career in Chemical Engineering? Here's what you need to know. Chemical engineering is all about solving problems which will then help the greater world and all it's processes.

SPAR offers rewarding careers in the fields of sales, finance, marketing, logistics, information technology and human resources.  They are constantly on the lookout for people with the right skills and attitude to join their SPAR family.

Are you thinking of working in Human Resources? Here's all you need to know. Having a career in Human Resources offers many opportunities in South Africa. 

If you're interested in installing and maintaining heavy machinery used in industry, sounds like you should consider a career being a Millwright. Becoming a Millwright is a riveting career choice and offers many opportunities in South Africa. Here's what you need to know.

Capitec Bank, South Africa’s fastest growing retail bank, wants exceptional people to join their company at various branches across the country. Do you want to be one of them? Find out how to apply for vacancies at Capitec Bank here!

Kristal Duncan-Williams from Youth Capital gave some advice for Matrics looking to enter the workforce immediately. Youth unemployment is a major issue in South Africa and greater focus needs to be placed on not only graduates looking for work, but Matriculants as well.

Do you like building or creating things with wood? Do you have an eye for detail, and like to be precise in what you're doing? Then a career as a carpenter could be right for you. Here's all you need to know about becoming a carpenter.

A job in Marketing entails promoting the buying or selling of a product or service. Are you thinking of building a career in Marketing? Here's what you need to know.

Clicks Group is leading the way in healthcare and beauty with unlimited opportunities for people with passion! This is how to apply for jobs at Clicks online.

Transnet is committed to creating a work environment that attracts and retains the most talented people, enabling them to reach their full potential. Are you interested in applying to Transnet for an exciting job opportunity to contribute to the future economic growth of South Africa?

The Mr Price Group is a company made up of free-thinkers, doers, makers, creators, crafters, art lovers, tech heads, planners, disruptors, wordsmiths, number crunchers, pun enthusiasts, engineers, left and right-brainers, award winners and more. The Mr Price Group consists on Mr Price, Mr Price Home and Mr Price Sport. 

A Welder permanently joins pieces of metal through welding processes, of which there are many. Are you thinking of becoming a welder? Here's what you need to know.

Working in Agriculture is a riveting career choice and offers many opportunities in South Africa. Here's what you need to know about making a career in Agriculture.

Working as a Motor Mechanic is a riveting career choice and offers many opportunities in South Africa. Here's what you need to know about becoming a Motor Mechanic.