The Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) is one of 21 SETAs operating in South Africa.

The CETA provides the construction sector with skills development services, allowing people to gain critical or scarce skills needed to build the capacity of the construction sector to become economically sustainable and globally competitive.


Locations & number of positions available:
– Midrand, Gauteng Provincial Office: 5
– Polokwane, Limpopo Provincial Office: 4
– Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Office: 4
– Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Provincial Office: 3
– Cape Town, Western Cape Provincial Office: 4
– Kimberly, Northern Cape Provincial Office: 2
– Klerksdorp/ Mafikeng, North West Provincial Office: 2
– Nelspruit, Mpumalanga Provincial Office: 2
– Bloemfontein, Free State Provincial Office: 2
Contract duration: minimum 12 months

CETA are inviting Business Management/ Project Management/ Social Sciences/ Office Administration/ Accounting/ Public Administration/ Business Administration / Management Assistant / Administration graduates to join their fixed-term Provincial Offices internship contract, for a period of 12 months.
Key Performance Areas of the Programme:

  • Dealing with enquiries and correspondence relevant to the Unit
  • Keeping units records and files up to date
  • Keeping relevant databases up to date
  • Keeping relevant data up to date
  • Preparation of meeting agendas and minute taking
  • Preparation of and handling documentation for units reports
  • Compiling data and material for reports (monthly and quarterly)
  • Plan workshops and other events for the unit
  • Compiling information for audit preparation
  • Administrative duties and to co-ordination of the units budgeting process
  • Assisting with administration of Provincial Office processes
  • Follow through with duties delegated by units Manager


Before applying, please ensure that you meet ALL of the following minimum entry criteria – failure to satisfy all the requirements will result in your application being disqualified:

  • Must be a South African Citizen
  • Must have completed Matric (NSC)
  • Must have completed one of the following qualifications: Business Management (National Diploma) / Project Management (National Diploma) / Social Sciences (BAdmin or BA) / Office Administration / Accounting / Public Administration/ Business Administration (National Diploma or BTech or degree) / Management Assistant (National Diploma) / Administration (National Diploma) or equivalent
  • Must NOT have taken part in any prior SETA sponsored internship programmes
  • Must NOT have been permanently employed in the past
  • Working experience (including vocational work) is advantageous but not essential


Interested applicants msut download and complete the following: CETA Internships Application Form

Note: your application must state which internship position you are applying for (CETA have a few internship positions open so make sure you reference the correct one per the heading of this internship listing). Ensure that your email subject reads: “CETA Provincial Offices Internship”.

Applications must be submitted by email to Bridgette Seerane: [email protected]

Attach the following documents to your application email:

  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivational letter
  • Certified copy of SA Identity Document
  • Certified copy of tertiary qualification statement of results/ credits
  • Certified or original proof of residence (municipal account/ bank statement/ account statement/ letter from Tribal Authority or Councillor)
  • Affidavit stating address (if address is not in the name of the applicant)

Please note:
– CETA reserves the right not to make an appointment if a suitable candidate is not found
– If you do not receive a response from CETA within 1 month of the deadline, please regard your application as unsuccessful.


For any queries related to this internship programme, please contact CETA directly:
Email address: [email protected] / [email protected]