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Apply for work experience<span> <h2 class="sectHeading">About<br></h2> <p>If you are a high school learner or university student you can jo shadow a City staff member, while university students can also apply for vacation/field work.</p> <p> <strong>Please note: </strong>These are unpaid positions and the City will not cover transport or food-related costs, however we may remunerate for fieldwork and vacation programmes.</p> <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Job shadow positions​​​​​​​</h2></span> <p>Job shadowing entails following a professional for a few days and observing their day-to-day work. It is an excellent way to see what a job really involves and can also help you decide which qualification to study or career path to take. </p> <span> <h4>How to apply for a job shadow position<br></h4></span> <p>You will need to be a South African citizen who lives in Cape Town and you should be in high school or attending university.</p> <span> <div class="lrg-icon-content bordered"><div class="lrg-icon lrg-check"><p> <b>​​​​​​Please include with your application: </b></p><ul><li>a completed<a href="" target="_blank"> job shadow application form</a></li><li>a certified copy of your ID (not older than 3 months)<br></li><li>a letter from your school/college requesting job shadowing and the duration (1 - 5 days only)<br></li><li>a signed letter from your parent/guardian confirming permission, if under 18 years old<br></li><li>a short CV (must contain your address and your educator/lecturer contact numbers)</li></ul></div></div></span> <p> </p> <span><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Other opportunities​​​​​​​</h2></span><h4>Field work</h4><p>Field work allows final year students to complete work that aligns with their studies, to obtain their qualification. Students can work at the City for up to one month.<br></p><h4>Vacation work<br></h4><p>Vacation work helps students get work experience in their chosen field of study for up to three weeks.<br></p><h4>​​​​​​​​​​How to apply for field/vacation work​​​​​​​</h4><p>You will need to be a South African citizen who lives in Cape Town and a university student.</p><span><div class="lrg-icon-content bordered"><div class="lrg-icon lrg-check"><p> <b>​​​​​​Please include with your application:</b></p><ul><li>Completed <a href="" target="_blank">field work application form</a> or <a href="">vacation work application form</a>;​</li><li>Certified copy of your ID (not older than 3 months);<br></li><li>Letter from your university institution requesting field/vacation work; and<b>​</b></li><li>Short one-page CV (must contain your educator/lecturer contact information)<br></li></ul></div></div></span><p><br></p><p>Submit your application, along with the accompanying documents, to <em> <a></a></em> and cc <em> <a></a></em><br></p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please note</h4><p>Submit your applications at least two weeks before the holiday period in which you would like to gain work experience.</p></div></div></span><span> </span> <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Contact us​​​​​​​</h2></span> <p>If you have any queries, please email <a> <em></em></a> <br></p><p><br></p></span>GP0|#8719f105-e860-4155-a472-fba9ce5de824;L0|#08719f105-e860-4155-a472-fba9ce5de824|Find on the job learning;GTSet|#a7cfb90d-44ad-4426-98ce-565f79932396;GPP|#efd7bd4e-1442-471a-8474-fb0a1f20ca47The City welcomes applications for job shadowing, and vacation and field work from students in Cape Town.0



Field Worker Programme Application Form119679GP0|#f0b069a9-84bd-4629-943b-3e3dfa0685a7;L0|#0f0b069a9-84bd-4629-943b-3e3dfa0685a7|Application form;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#3a03f9b9-d2e9-49b1-92e1-37b654747f82;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2022-06-28T22:00:00Z
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Vacation Programme Application Form118939GP0|#f0b069a9-84bd-4629-943b-3e3dfa0685a7;L0|#0f0b069a9-84bd-4629-943b-3e3dfa0685a7|Application form;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#3a03f9b9-d2e9-49b1-92e1-37b654747f82;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2022-06-28T22:00:00Z



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