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Apprenticeship 2018 > Close Date: 2017/10/22

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Apprenticeship 2018 (171004-1) - Paarl Media KZN
Job TitleApprenticeship 2018
DepartmentApprenticeship
CompanyPaarl Media KZN
Location - Town / CityDurban
Location - ProvinceKwaZulu-Natal
Type of ContractApprenticeship
Requirement OverviewPaarl Media KwaZulu- Natal situated at Westmead is currently seeking applicants for their 2018 professional trade apprenticeship programme starting in January 2018.The following trades are offered:
• Mechanised Bookbinding
• Printers Electrician
• Printers Mechanic
Shortlisted candidates will earn an income while they complete approximately 3 months practical training as a General Assistant.
• The 3 month training will be part of the recruitment process for the apprentice programme.
• The Apprenticeship program will commence later in the year (start date still be confirmed).

Successful candidates will complete approximately 6 months theoretical training at the Novus Academy, followed by approximately 26-30 months at Paarl Media KwaZulu-Natal, where the core experiential component of the training is completed prior to undergoing the trade test.
Key Duties & Responsibilities• The shortlisted applicants will perform General Assistant duties during a 3 month period
• The successful applicants will thereafter be contracted as Apprentices through FP&M SETA
• The apprentices will enter into a fixed term training contract with Paarl Media and the SETA for the duration of training
•Phase 1: Complete approximately 6 months theoretical training at the Novus Academy, Western Cape
•Phase2: Complete approximately 26-30 months at Paarl Media KwaZulu–Natal for the core experiential component of the training
• An income will be earned throughout the program
Educational Requirements•Senior Certificate /Matric/ Grade 12 or equivalent with Mathematics with a pass rate of 50% (Proof of qualification must be attached – or else application will not be considered)
Experience RequirementsPrevious shift work experience advantageous
Skills & Competencies• Good communication skills in English
• Willingness to work shifts
• An eye for detail - especially exceptional colour perception
• A technical foundation would be of great benefit to the successful incumbent