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Kwazulu Natal Museum: Bursary Programme of Unemployed People in Management Accounting/ Finance



The bursary will cover studies in Management Accounting or related accounting/finance qualification. Expenses that may be covered, limited to the funding amount of R80,000.00, include tuition fees, prescribed textbooks, accommodation and meals.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying. Failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to an application not being considered.

Applicants must be: South African citizen • between the ages of 18 and 35 years • currently unemployed • intending to study towards an NQF level 5 qualification (or above) in Management Accounting or related accounting/finance studies • studying full time at a public tertiary institution (university/university of technology/ TVET College) in South Africa • persons who have achieved a minimum overall average of 50% • persons from households with income of less than R600 000 per annum.

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY: Applicants must submit clear copies of the following documentation. If any of these documents is missing,the application will be disregarded.

Certified copies of: ID Document • Matric certificate/results, if entering the first year of study • latest tertiary academic record, if second or subsequent year of tertiary study • parents/guardian ID documents.

Further copies required: applicants must also submit proof of acceptance from their tertiary institution, for first year and returning students • parents/guardians proof of income (latest payslip, etc.) • the name of the Municipality where the applicant resides.

The closing date for the submission of all applications is 07 February 2020 at 12:00pm. No late applications will be accepted.

Applications for the above position and the bursary should be directed to: The Chief Human Resources Officer, KwaZulu-Natal Museum. They can be hand delivered to 237 Jabu Ndlovu Street, Pietermaritzburg, 3201; or posted to Private Bag 9070, Pietermaritzburg, 3200. Further enquiries regarding these may be directed to the Human Resources Officer, Mrs. Lindiwe Molefe, at 033 345 1404. The KwaZulu-Natal Museum will enter into correspondence with short-listed candidates only. It is the responsibility of each candidate who has been invited to the interview to avail himself or herself. The Museum will consider failure to attend the interview on the given interview date as lack of interest in the position and/or the bursary. No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. The KwaZulu-Natal Museum reserves the right not to make an appointment.


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