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Teaching Learnerships 2018-2019 – Become A Teacher With Learnerships For Teaching

Companies Offering Learnerships For Teaching

Do you want to be a teacher? Teaching is a formal role and also one that is a life commitment. There is a variety of positions and fields within teaching. Teaching roles can start with babies to toddlers, ground level or basic education and progress to more specified sections such as University education. Teaching also includes fields such as music, art, religion and more. Teaching learnerships help you with a formal career in an institute, or less formal as with private education. There are quite some companies offering learnerships for teaching in South Africa. Scroll down for our list.

Universities offering Learnerships for Teaching study fields are:

  • Varsity College
  • University of the Witwatersrand
  • Kwa Zulu Natal University
  • Boston City College
  • University of Cape Town
  • Johannesburg University
  • University of Technology
  • Lyceum College
  • Rhodes University
  • University of Stellenbosch
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
  • University of Pretoria
  • North-West University

In this field there is a number of career paths for successful individuals. Below are some of the career paths to consider:

  • Daycare teacher
  • Crèche Teacher
  • Primary Teaching
  • Further Education Teaching
  • Secondary Teaching
  • Private Teacher
  • Principal
  • Extracurricular Teaching fields

Teaching Learnerships Available

Teaching learnerships are offered by companies such as these and more:

Department of Higher Education

Candidates must use the Z83 application form, it must be completed fully and signed by the applicant. This Department has a number of programs and also provides more programs in conjunction with other companies as mentioned on their skills development page. Open programs will be advertised online and in print.

Skills Development

Department of Basic Education

Applications must be made via the Z83 form. This program usually opens during June or July. Only applicants who make the shortlist will be contacted. Thus, all contact detail provided must be in working order. The completed application along with all document may be submitted to the nearest office of this Department in your town or area. Available programs and positions will be advertised on the Departments website.


Elkanah House

This company has basic educational level programs and programs for graduates. They offer programs at four different campuses for qualifying candidates. Their programs run for a period of one-year. Applicants interested in their programs should submit their current CV, academic results, a motivational letter and proof of identification to the stipulated department on the website. Only successful applicants will be contacted.



To apply for learnerships with this company, applicants should contact the office in their area of living. Contact details can be found on the Learnership Details page of their website. To be able to apply, applicants should meet all stipulations. They offer programs for basic or core education, specialized education and life skills.

Web Page
Learnership Details
Learnership Guide

Junior Colleges

With this College an applicant must first register then create their online CV before applying to any of their programs. All the basic stipulations must be met before lodging your application. Applications are only made accessible once their program opens.


25 thoughts on “Teaching Learnerships 2018-2019 – Become A Teacher With Learnerships For Teaching”

  1. How can i get leanership.i am student at SANTS private higher institution and doing Diploma in Grade R.Its is my First year and i don’t someone to assist me in paying my fees .plz help.Thank you

  2. Good day ,I am a 19 year old foreigner who did matric in 2014 ,i then did my first year in 2015 studying IT, dropped out because of financial problems ,I have been trying to get a bursary or study loan without succeeding ,I can not even apply for one because I am a foreigner. Can someone please help me ,any study field is ok for me

  3. Hello I’m interested in teaching kids so I’m looking for teaching learnerships because I’ve work with kids before.

  4. Torrent whom it may concern. I have done my level 4, through the TLC for ECD company, and I would like to do the rest of my levels, but I was told that it is a waste of my time. I do want to finish my studies and become a primary school teacher. I would like to know what can I do to study further.

  5. Hai I’m 33 yes old have grade12as well 2 certificates of early childhood development from Embury institute for higher education, any one can assist me how to apply for human resource leanership

  6. Hai there my name is Bulelwa Mula I’m interested to be a teacher special for toddlers I was a caregiver once doing after for children and at church I’m a Sunday school teacher please contact me via Email bulemu81@gmail.za

  7. Hello I’m having grader programme from Unisa and now I enrolling grader courts at lyceum collage I’m also voluntary teaching at our nearest school I I’m interest to you learneship were can I get you contact and your address plz help

  8. Good day I’m
    Nondumiso shobede 25 years I have done my first year at university of free state in 2013, I didn’t coplet my degree because of financial problem I’m very intrestent in leaneship for teaching .I like to know what to do to study further please contact me .

  9. I’m interested to study for primary school in western Cape if the learnership is still available because I have no money to pay fees.

  10. Hi my name us dipuo segaetsho i have passed matric and did short course like marketing and leadership. I volunteered at leutsibolo primary school as a teacher for a year am interested in the learnership

  11. Hi i am Carilyne williams .I am interested in a teaching learnership .I was at UFS in Bloemfontein could not finish my 2nd year due to financial problems .I finish my preparation course in Oudsthoorn in 2015.Please contact via email .


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