The Gauteng Tshepo 500 000 is an employment creation and entrepreneurship development programme aimed at training, skilling and mentoring 500 000 young people through a set of projects aimed at empowering Youth, Women and people with disabilities giving them hope, employability and entrepreneurial skills over the next 5 years (2014-2019).
Benefits of the Programme
Pillar 1: Transition and Placement
This pillar focuses on finding job opportunities, matching and placing new graduates with available opportunities. New graduates are also equipped with life skills to cope with the work environment.
Pillar 2: Skills Development and Training
This pillar focuses on equipping unemployed Gauteng Tshepo 500 000 candidates with critical skills that position and enable them to secure job opportunities and pursue entrepreneurship opportunities in the key sectors of the Provincial economy.
Pillar 3: Direct Employment
The focus is on matching and filling identified job vacancies with candidates trained and skilled under Gauteng Tshepo 500 000. Job vacancies will be in SMME’s and co-operatives created under the programme in existing private sector companies or Government and other partners to the programme.
Pillar 4: Entrepreneurship Development
The focus is on assisting candidates that have opted to pursue entrepreneurship opportunities with all the support they need to establish and operate competitive business entities in key sectors of the economy.
- Gauteng Citizen by domicile
- Valid South African ID
- Proof of Residence
How to apply