Standard Bank SA is calling on hardworking and suitable individuals to submit their application and qualify for its upcoming Youth Development & Employment Programmes for 2022. If you’re interested, be sure to read the minimum eligibility requirements and job description before applying.
About Standard Bank
The Standard Bank of South Africa Ltd. is a major financial services group and considered by many the biggest lender in Africa in terms of assets.
Founded in 1862 by a group of businessmen headed by John Paterson, the bank was initially called the Standard Bank of British South Africa. Port Elizabeth was the site of the first branch which soon saw several mergers with other banks e.g. Colesberg Bank, Commercial Bank of Port Elizabeth, Fauresmith Bank and British Kaffrarian Bank.
In 2016, Standard Bank recorded a revenue amounting to$8.61 billion and a net income of $1.54 with a workforce of 54, 767.
Standard Bank Youth Development & Employment Programme 2022
Standard Bank’s Youth Development Programme seeks to provide the South African youth with the opportunity to realize their potential through work-based learning that combines theory and practice. In addition, the programme is designed to expose successful candidates to structured learning and work experience through accredited training providers. Successful completion of the programme will lead to a SAQA-accredited qualification.
The programme provides workplace experience that will serve as a strong foundation for tertiary education students as grow and develop working on real-world projects.
Who should apply?
Candidates will need to meet the following minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the programme:
- Finished Matric with a general point average of at least 60% for all programmes
- Currently pursuing or have completed a degree in Science, Commerce, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics, or Social Science
- Matric, diploma, advanced diploma, higher certificate, BTech degree, or postgraduate degree
- A South African citizen, aged 18 to 35 years old
- Not registered or currently participating in any internships or learnerships
- Fully vaccinated against COVID-19
How do I apply?
Eligible applicants will need to register their profile first before they can apply. Click on the link below to get started:
No deadline for submission of applications has been set as of this posting.
For more information about Standard Bank’s internship opportunities, contact them directly at +27 11 636 1061.
Click on the link to view a PDF copy of the Standard Bank Youth Development and Employment Programme 2022 advert link.