BBD Learnership Programme

Posted on :

9 Jul, 2013

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Learnerships in South Africa, Trainee Jobs in South Africa, Vacancies South Africa

For all IT related undergraduate degrees and National Diploma’s BBD runs a learnership programme on an ongoing basis with two intakes in February and August of each year. With August fast approaching now is the time to apply to secure your position. This learnership will equip you with experience, and programming skills to help you fast track your IT and programming career.

This programme is run on an ongoing basis with two intakes in February and August of each year.

Learners are initially given a secured 12 month contract and are paid a monthly stipend. After 12 months each Learner is assessed. Based on the assessment results the Learner may be offered a further 12 month Learnership contract, offered employment at BBD or given assistance in finding employment outside of BBD. The goal is to help the Learner gain enough experience to cement their programming skills in the workplace. BBD have a great track record with our Learners with the majority becoming BBD employees.

Learners are based at the BBD Johannesburg offices and attend specific software development training as well as being assigned a mentor and a team. The mentor and team will make you feel at home and are there to make sure you are exposed to the world of software development in a manner that allows you some time and space to find your feet.

The role
  • Applicants must have completed their tertiary studies, the most common being ND Information Technology.
  • Applicants must have no more than 1 years full time work experience
  • Shortlisted candidates are required to pass an aptitude assessment in Johannesburg and if successful will be interviewed.
  • Successful candidates will be enrolled in a 6 month training program and are taught fundamental programming skills in Linux, C++ and C#.
  • On successful completion of the initial 6 month training program, the learner will be placed onto a BBD project team and given the opportunity to develop their theoretical knowledge in the workplace.
  • Applicants must be prepared to work in any area or geographical region within the business where their skills are required.
Key accountabilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be energetic with an open mind and a positive work ethic.
  • Strong sense of self discipline, personal accountability and sense of urgency
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work within a structured process-driven environment
  • Must be able to work in a professional and comfortable work environment where the core focus is on learning, growth, knowledge sharing, teamwork and collaboration.


How to Apply

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