Discovery: Disabled People Internship Programme 2018

Closing Date: 30 June 2014
Location: Sandton

Discovery is offering an opportunity of a lifetime to 25 of South Africa’s brightest young disabled people.

This opportunity is ONLY open for South African citizens who have a DISABILITY.

Key Outputs    

The skills programme consists of structured unit standard based learning combined with practical/workplace experience which totals to 300 learning hours.

The successful learners will:

• gain access to the insurance industry with a better employment profile.


  • The ability to communicate clearly and professionally with clients
  • Demonstrate resilience & drive. This will show in the individuals desire to pursue goals despite obstacles
  • The ability to relate well to diverse people
  • Detail orientation
  • Desire and potential to learn
  • Self motivated
  • Basic computer skills

Qualifications & Experience

There are certain criteria that need to be met before you will be considered for this vacancy:

  • Be a South African Citizen and be in possession of a valid SA ID book;
  • provide Medical proof of disability
  • Hold a valid & recognised Diploma and Degree( completed qualification in the last 6 months);
  • Not be engaged in formal employment;
  • Be between the ages of 20 and 30 years;
  • Express a keen interest in administration and customer service

How To Apply

Apply for the Discovery Graduate Programme