Who Qualifies For BEEI School Assistant Jobs?


Applications to work as School and Teacher assistants as part of the Basic Education Employment Initiative are now open. Here’s who qualifies for these teacher assistant jobs.


You can now apply to work as an education assistant through the Basic Education Employment Initiative. This is the second round of the initiative which sees youths being hired to work in schools across the country as General School Assistants and Education Assistants.

Applications close on 3 October 2021.

The requirements for these job vacancies are:

  • You must be between the ages of 18 and 35
  • Live within walking distance from the school you wish to work at
  • You must not be working, studying or training both full-time and part-time
  • Only one opportunity can be taken up per house
  • Must not be receiving a government grant, which includes a NSFAS or Funza Lushaka bursary
  • Clear criminal record
  • Must have Matric

Once hired, you will then work for 5 months starting in November. Assistants will receive a stipend of R3817 per month.

This initiative forms part of the Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme which aims to combat the high levels of unemployment in South Africa, which is especially high amongst youth.


Should you have any enquiries, you can call 0800 72 72 72. You should also call if your email or phone number that you’ve submitted has changed. 




Other Articles

Helping you tick every requirement off your ‘where-to-study’ checklist is Boston City Campus! An accredited Higher Education Institution, Boston offers Postgrad, Degrees, Diplomas and Higher Certificates -full-time, part-time and online. At the centre of our institutional goals lies our commitment to the learning and development of our students -these form a culture of excellence, resilience, and entrepreneurship.

If you're looking for a medical profession that's easy to get into, becoming a general practice doctor is probably the easiest route to take.


Latest SASSA Articles

The Sassa Social Relief of Distress grant is being paid to all qualifying beneficiaries. If you are among those that have been meaning to apply for an appeal to your reject application status, Here is the procedure on how to lodge an appeal for your declined R350 grant application.

Does your R350 SRD grant application status say 'Self Exclusionary Response Found'? Here's what this means and what you can do about it. 


Careers Advice

Cyber security professionals do not have an easy job, which is one of the reasons why they are highly sought after by companies in all industries. As the importance of data security increases, companies find it increasingly difficult to protect their data. 

When you hear about your friend’s fabulous job in tech, the perks and the pay, it all sounds pretty awesome. While it might feel like grass is always greener on the other side, making a career switch isn’t always what it’s cracked up to be.