Posted on :
28 Nov, 2019
28 Nov, 2019
The Black Sash’s mission is to work towards the realisation of socio-economic rights, as outlined in the SA Constitution 1996, with emphasis on social security and social protection for the most vulnerable, particularly women and children. We will, in the course of our work, explore options to significantly reduce poverty and inequality.
They believe the implementation of socio economic rights demands open, transparent and accountable governance (state, corporate and civil society). To this end we will promote an active civic engagement by all living in South Africa and made possible by a strong and vibrant civil society comprising community based organisations, non-governmental organisations, coalitions and movements.
Job Title: Intern
Location: Western Cape
Start date: mid-January 2020 to June/July 2020
Opportunity Type: Paid internship
The purpose of this position is to be committed to human rights, access to justice, development and empowerment; with integrity, honesty and respect for confidentiality. A person, who can work in a team, is transparent, accountable, consultative and embraces the values, vision, strategies and policies of the Black Sash. A candidate who is able to think pro-actively, creatively and responsively and is prepared to work hard, under pressure and to deadline.
Preference given in line with our Employment Equity Plan; a South African black woman between 18 to 29 years.
Submit a Motivational Letter and CV (one document), including three contactable referees to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 021 686 7168
Enquiries: Mr. JS Marques Tel #: (021) 686 6952
Application Deadline: Friday, 29 November, 2019