eMail CV: x200 Frontline Assistants Internships at NYDA

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is a South African youth development agency aimed at creating and promoting coordination in youth development matters.

The NYDA is looking for 200 Frontline Assistants Interns at the following Local Youth Offices:

  • Gauteng X21
  • Northern Cape X6
  • Free State X5, KZN X17
  • Eastern Cape X4
  • Western Cape X3
  • Mpumalanga X46
  • Limpopo X5
  • North West X5
  • NYDA Branches X15
  • Head Office (YAC)

Reference: NYDA2016/02/09

Job purpose

To provide information, guidance and support to young people in making informed decisions. To offer guidance and clear directions in terms of career of business related issues. To have the knowledge where to find the right information and to be accurate in the advice provided. To be able to assist with basic counselling and give general understanding if the situation requires it. Have a well-grounded knowledge of the environment and the supply and demand chain.


  • NQF level 5 in Office Administration, Youth Development, Customer Services, Humanities, Social Sciences
  • No experience required

Required documents and conditions

  • Applicants should be between the age of 18 and 35;
  • Recently updated Curriculum Vitae;
  • Original certified copies of learner IDs not older than 3 months;
  • Original certified copies of statement of qualification (NQF Level 5 or higher) not older than 3 months;
  • Medical proof of disability of learners, if applicable and
  • Preference will be given to Young People with Disabilities.

Knowledge / Skills / Competencies

  • Knowledge of referral networks
  • Government services and processes
  • Basic knowledge of general counselling
  • Ability to perform case management
  • Communication Skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Decision-making Skills
  • Time Management
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • MS Office competent

How to apply

Closing date is 16 February 2016.

Applications can be emailed to the following email address: [email protected]

Please quote the following reference number for the province and/or location that you applying for:

  • Gauteng – 001;
  • Northern Province – 002;
  • Free State – 003,
  • KwaZulu Natal – 004;
  • Eastern Cape – 005;
  • Western Cape – 006;
  • Mpumalanga – 007;
  • Limpopo – 008,
  • North West – 009;
  • Head Office – 010;
  • NYDA Branches – 011

Or hand deliver at NYDA offices at 11 Broadwalk Avenue, Halfway House – For the attention of Recruitment4

Note that correspondence will only be conducted with the short-listed candidates. If you have not been contacted within one (1) month of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

The NYDA reserves the right at any time to withdraw or alter this advertised position