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Where do I find information on employment opportunities/vacancies in government?

Advertised posts in all national and provincial government departments are listed in the vacancy circular on the Department of Public and Administration website. The circular is updated weekly.

Vacancies are also advertised on the websites of national government departments. In addition, you can find job adverts from across government as advertised in the Vuk'uzenzele newspaper.

Senior government positions are advertised in national newspapers.

The Services section of  has a description of the application process in all 11 official languages.

More information on applying for a job, writing a CV and going for an interview is available under Finding a job.