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The second phase of the Presidential Youth Employment Initiative is currently underway. Approximately 287 000 young unemployed individuals were placed at schools and given employment and training opportunities in the Education sector.

Those hired as teacher assistants through the Basic Education Employment Initiative will be commencing with work this week. The initiative will run for a few months.

Applications to become a school assistant through the Basic Education Employment Initiative close today, 10 October 2021! Apply NOW before it is too late. 

Applications for the school assistant positions powered through the Basic Education Employment Initiative will close very soon. The Department of Basic Education invites unemployed youth to apply so this is your last chance.

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 between the ages of 18 and 35 years? Are you currently unemployed and not receiving any form of government grant? This might be the opportunity for you.

The Basic Education Minister addressed the media on Friday afternoon where she gave an update on the Basic Education Employment Initiative. This initiative sees thousands of youth being hired to fill school assistant job vacancies.

Through the Basic Education Employment Initiative, there'll be thousands of South African youth being hired as school assistants. Unfortunately, Funza Lushaka bursary holders can't apply, here's why.

The Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, is expected to take to the stand tomorrow to provide the country with an update on schooling while we battle a pandemic. We are also under a month away from Matric final exams.

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.

Applications for the Basic Education Employment Initiative are now open. Here's a step by step guide to help you apply for school assistant jobs through the Basic Education Employment Initiative using 

The Department of Basic Education is calling on all unemployed youth to apply for teaching assistant and general school assistant vacancies. 

Teacher assistants may not make headline news but they play a vital role in ensuring stability in our schools such as managing challenging pupil behaviour and carrying out other administrative duties. Careers Portal caught up with a 23-year-old former teacher assistant to get a sense of her professional experience.



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