Department of Tourism Learnerships 2017 – 2018
Tourism in South Africa has expanded significantly since 1994. It has opened many doors to new and exciting careers for young and talented individuals. They seek visionary people within a variety of fields yearly. The Department of Tourism Learnerships opportunities gives selected candidates new dreams and a lifetime of knowledge. If you feel drawn to this industry and you would like to learn from the best, then you may very well have found the place to move forward.
Candidates who would love to enter into the fields mentioned below, who meet all stipulations as set out by this Department, are invited to submit their applications once this learnership program opens.
Department of Tourism Learnerships Available
This Department has a wide variety of field to offer talented, young individuals. Candidates must, however, ensure that the Department has the field they are interested in applying for available before applying.
Career paths may include the following and more:
- Hotel Management
- Game Ranger
- Outdoor activities Manager
- Culinary Chef
- Customer Service
- Marketing Manager
- Travel Agent
- Travel Agent Manager
- Tourism Officer
- Tour Management
- Events Coordinator
- Wild Life Guide
Their learnership programs encourage unemployed, educated students to build on their experience and skills. Most of the learnerships provided are for a duration of 12 months or longer. The learnership programs provide practical, as well as theoretical experience for successful applicants. These programs are based on the scarce skills shortages within South Africa. With the completion of their learnerships, some candidates may be offered a permanent position, where others will be skilled and experienced enough to enter the workforce, in other sectors of the country.