National School of Government (NSG) Internship Programme 2021

National School of Government (NSG) Internship Programme 2021 – How to Apply.


The National School of Government (NSG) is a State training institution tasked to build public sector capacity to implement the South African Government’s developmental agenda. The establishment of the NSG is premised on the fact that a capable public service is a necessary condition for various sectors of society to flourish, therefore realizing sustainable development outcomes.


NATIONAL SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT (NSG) is mandated to train and develop public servants as a means to realize the national development objectives of the country and thereby support sustainable growth, development, and service delivery. The purpose of the NSG is to build an effective and professional public service through the provision of relevant training interventions. Suitably qualified and experienced candidates are invited to apply for the following vacant positions. The National School of Government will give preference to individuals whose appointment will improve employment equity in the department.

Graduate Interns will receive a stipend according to the level of qualification obtained

R6083.70 per month, National Diploma
R6083.70 per month, Bachelor’s / Honours Degree
R7510.65 per month, Master’s Degree


Applications must be in possession of the following undergraduate or postgraduate qualifications to apply:

  • Communications with a focus on digital communication and Social Media,
  • Graphic Design,
  • Computer Science and Information Technology in Information Systems.

How to Apply

Applicants should send applications to the National School of Government, Private Bag X 759, Pretoria, 0001, or hand-delivered at 70 Meintjies Street Sunnyside Pretoria 0001.

FOR ATTENTION: Ms Zoleka Lamati

NOTE: Unemployed South African graduates/postgraduates from accredited Higher Education Institutions who have not been exposed to work experience related to the area of study that they have completed and must have never participated in any Graduate Internship Programme in any government department are invited to apply for placement in the Graduate Internship Programme. Applications must be submitted on the new Z83 form and should be accompanied by certified copies of qualifications, ID as well as the comprehensive CV in order to be considered. Foreign qualifications must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). The National School of Government reserves the right not to make a placement. Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. E-mailed and faxed applications will not be accepted.

ENQUIRIES: Ms Matsoai Hlahane, Tel No: (012) 441 6735

Application Deadline: 12th February 2021 at 16h00