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Recruitment of unskilled labour for General Worker posts by Mpumalanga Dept of Education



Entry Salary R125373 p.a (SR02)

Requirements: A minimum of AET level 4 (Grade 9). Appropriate work knowledge in regard of the core duties may serve as a

recommendation. Literacy may be an advantage.


A. Competencies related to cleaning duties: Basic knowledge of the functionality, capabilities and limitations of relevant cleaning equipment, materials, methods and application. Ability to utilize a limited range of basic cleaning equipment, methods and materials to keep specific work areas clean and tidy.

B. Competencies related to ground maintenance duties: Basic knowledge of garden maintenance techniques, equipment and the application thereof. Ability to perform basic gardening duties with related garden maintenance equipment according to specified gardening techniques to ensure acceptable growth and neat appearance of gardens. Basic maintenance and repair skills.

C. Generally applicable competencies: The ability, health and energy to perform strenuous tasks that require hard physical labour. Routine problem solving skills. Routine planning and organising skills. Good initiative. Adaptability to working conditions. Thoroughness, honesty, integrity and the willingness to work hard. Appropriate communication skills. Sound interpersonal relations. Ability to work in a team. Ability to work under pressure.


A. Duties related to cleaning: Clean buildings, facilities and other institutional structures as required. Assist with the loading, unloading, dispatching and taking of stock.

B. Duties related to grounds maintenance: Maintain buildings, Instructions to facilities, drainage systems and other institutional structures. Maintain and develop gardens, grounds and lawns. Clean and service equipment. Maintain fences. Report faults on the terrain. Assist with cleaning/ household duties.


The closing time and date for the physical receipt of applications at the District Offices is 15h00 on Thursday 25 April 2024. No applications received by the relevant District HR Components after the closing date and time will be considered.

The Department takes no responsibility for applications that are lost, or that are received after the closing date and time even if said applications were sent through Post Office speed services or a courier service. Incomplete applications, applications with wrong or incomplete post numbers and applications which are sent to wrong addresses and/or which reach their destination after the deadline, will not be considered.


Separate application forms should be submitted for every vacancy per the appropriate application form i.e.:

 Form New Z83 obtainable from any Public Service Department Support Staff, of which an example is attached, should be utilised to apply for any advertised non educators support staff posts. All applicants are required to utilise the new version of the Form Z83.

 Employees who are recommended for appointment to the post must submit Certificate in terms of Section 44 of the Criminal Law (Sexual Offenders Related Matters) Amendment Act no 32 of 2007 (NRSO Certificate). RSA Identity Document and Drivers Licence (if a Drivers Licence is compulsory in terms of the advertised post requirements)

- certified within the past 3 months - should be attached in all cases. Please note that a passport or driver’s license will not be accepted in lieu of an Identity Document.

It is in the applicant’s own interest to include an updated Curriculum Vita as well as certified copies of testimonials and other supporting documents to each application form. Original documents will not be returned.

The complete post number of the vacancy for which an application is made as well as the applicant’s PERSAL number (if already employed by Government) must be indicated on the application form. The envelope is to be marked “APPLICATION FOR ADVERTISED POST – March 2024 Vacancy List”.

Applicants must ensure that all the information provided on the Application Form is correct, especially the Post Reference Number of the advertised post in question.

The Department does not accept responsibility for post reference numbers which have been omitted or filled in incorrectly on the application form, and such applications will not be considered.

Applications should be addressed to the relevant district office to which the school in question is attached, as indicated at the top of every page of the Vacancy List.


5.1 General Appointment Requirements (Non- educator support staff posts)

An applicant can only be appointed to a vacant posts created in terms of the Public Service Act, 1994 (Act 103 of 1994): advertised in This Vacancy List, if he/she is either a South African citizen or has been granted permanent residency, holds the required qualification Meets the health requirements of the post and is of sound character. Applicants who were previously employed by Government and Who took the Voluntary Severance Package (VSP) will not be considered for appointment. Medically boarded applicants must first be Declared medically fit before they can apply for employment. Please note that applicants who have already reached the compulsory Retirement age of 65, will not be considered. The Department reserves the right to verify the qualifications of recommended Candidates prior to the issuing of an offer of appointment. Foreign qualifications are subjects to evaluation by the national Department of Education in Pretoria

5.2 Job Specific Requirements and Duties as well as Entry Salary (Non-educator support posts)

As a result of space constraints, the job specific requirements and range of possible duties applicable to the various post designations Count not be repeated under every post designation in the attached Vacancy List. All prospective applicants and other role-players Are therefore referred to the job specific requirements and range of possible duties as set below



The District Director: Gert Sibande District

Attention: HR Provisioning

Private Bag x 9029, Ermelo. 2350

Section: HR Provisioning, De Jager Street 2, Ermelo.

(A container for hand-delivered applications will be placed with the HR Registry, but will be removed on Thursday 25 April 2024)

Mr. Xolani Hlatshwayo  (017) 801 5226



The District Director: Nkangala District

Attention: HR Provisioning

Private Bag x 4021, KwaMhlanga, 1022

Section: HR Provisioning, KwaMhlanga Government Complex, Building No 5, Ground Floor.

(A container for hand-delivered applications will be placed at the Ex-Technikon Building 9, KwaMhlanga, but will be removed on Thursday 25 April 2024)

Ms Thabilsile Mofokeng  (013) 947 1775



The District Director: Ehlanzeni District

Attention: HR Provisioning

Private Bag x 1014, Kanyamazane, 1214

Section: HR Provisioning, (Former Mgwenya College Buildings), Kanyamazane.

(A container for hand-delivered applications will be placed with the HR Registry, but will be removed on Thursday 25 April 2024)

Ms Thandi Chiloane  (013) 766 0493



The District Director: Bohlabela District

Attention: HR Provisioning

Private Bag x 1024, Hazyview., 1242

Section: HR Provisioning, (Former Mapulaneng College Buildings), Bushbuckridge.

(A container for hand-delivered applications will be placed with the HR Registry, but will be removed on Thursday 25 April 2024)

Ms Thuli Shakwane @  (013) 766 7892

NB! Applications that are sent by fax will under no circumstances be considered


A governing body shall make a recommendation within two months from the date on which the governing body received the

scheduled applications from the district office, failing which the District Director may make an appointment without such

recommendations. In view of the continued delays experienced in regard to the filling of advertised posts, District Directors and Circuit

Managers are required to apply this provision immediately and without fail in regard of posts advertised in this Vacancy List.

The following documents should be submitted to the relevant Circuit Manager:

Instructions to

 Minutes of short listing and interviewing proceedings (as set out in paragraph 9)

 Original applications of those applicants who were recommended for appointment on the Governing Body’s preferential list as

candidates No 1 to No 3, together with certified copies of their personal documents which should also include their identity

documents, qualifications and SACE registration certificates.

If the Circuit Manager disagrees with a recommendation made by the selection committee, he/she must attach a full motivation

regarding the objection together with all the documentation submitted by the Governing Body. Circuit Managers must - without

exception - submit recommendations from Governing Bodies to the district HR component within 10 working days of receipt thereof.


The relevant District HR Component will in all cases inform successful candidates, and copies of the offer letters will be forwarded to

the school in question through the Circuit Manager.

The institution/SGB will inform all unsuccessful applicants in writing, within eight weeks of an appointment being made.

Post(S): General Workers


Breyten Circuit

Masizakhe Secondary School (200139), Post Ref: 80082-1589 General Worker

Ezenzeleni Primary School (201801), Post Ref: 80082-1648 General Worker


Chief Albert Luthuli Circuit, Tel: 017 843 2073

Sobhuza Primary School (201811), Post Ref: 80082-1650 General Worker


Dipaliseng Circuit

Laerskool Greylingstad (201012), Post Ref: 80082-1612 General Worker

Setsheng Secondary School (201044), Post Ref: 80082-1617 General Worker


Dundonald Circuit

Magotshwa Secondary School (201522), Post Ref: 80082-1638 General Worker

Mbalenhle Secondary School (201523), Post Ref: 80082-1639 General Worker


H/V Ridge East Circuit

Highveld Ridge Primary School (201204), Post Ref: 80082-1623 General Worker

Laerskool Oranjegloed (201209), Post Ref: 80082-1624 General Worker


Gert Sibande District

Roodebank Primary School (201227), Post Ref: 80082-1626 General Worker


Kwa Thandeka Circuit

Laerskool Amsterdam (200413), Post Ref: 80082-1598 General Worker

Esibusisweni Combined School (200437), Post Ref: 80082-1599 General Worker


Lekwa East Circuit

Ulwazi Primary School (200944), Post Ref: 80082-1610 General Worker


Lekwa West Circuit

Lindilanga Primary School (200816), Post Ref: 80082-1607 General Worker


Gert Sibande District

Nyandeni Primary School (200821), Post Ref: 80082-1608 General Worker


Manzana Circuit

Maqhawuzela Combined School (201713), Post Ref: 80082-1645 General Worker

Engelsedraai Combined School (201734), Post Ref: 80082-1646 General Worker


Mashishila Circuit

Ekuphumuleni Primary School (201606), Post Ref: 80082-1640 General Worker

Sithuthukile Primary School (201622), Post Ref: 80082-1641 General Worker


Gert Sibande District

Ekulindeni Secondary School (201627), Post Ref: 80082-1642 General Worker


Mkhondo West Circuit

Blesbokspruit Primary School (201901), Post Ref: 80082-1652 General Worker

Laërskool Piet Retief (201906), Post Ref: 80082-1653 General Worker

Siphokuhle Secondary School (201924), Post Ref: 80082-1655 General Worker


Mpuluzi Circuit

Khanya Primary School (201403), Post Ref: 80082-1630 General Worker

Chief Td Nkosi Secondary School (201417), Post Ref: 80082-1632 General Worker

Mayflower Secondary School (201420), Post Ref: 80082-1633 General Worker

Mpuluzi Secondary School (201423), Post Ref: 80082-1636 General Worker


Msukaligwa 1 Circuit

Laerskool Jj Van Der Merwe (200213), Post Ref: 80082-1590 General Worker


Msukaligwa 2 Circuit

Hlalisani Primary School (200311), Post Ref: 80082-1593 General Worker

Laerskool Davel (200318), Post Ref: 80082-1594 General Worker


Wakkerstroom Circuit

Bhekithemba Primary School (200705), Post Ref: 80082-1602 General Worker

Welgevond Primary School (200726), Post Ref: 80082-1604 General Worker



Nkangala District

Phelwane Primary School (300712), Post Ref: 80082-1703 General Worker


Emakhazeni Circuit

Platorand Special School (300043), Post Ref: 80276-1658 General Foreman

Siyifunile Secondary School (302441), Post Ref: 80082-1754 General Worker


Emalahleni 1 Circuit

Siyanqoba Primary School (300245), Post Ref: 80082-1678 General Worker

Siyanqoba Secondary School (300246), Post Ref: 80082-1680 General Worker

Carissa Primary School (300201), Post Ref: 80082-1667 General Worker

Khonzimfundo Primary School (300224), Post Ref: 80082-1674 General Worker


Nkangala District

Nkonjane Primary School (300227), Post Ref: 80082-1675 General Worker



Emalahleni 1 Circuit

Vuma Primary School (300230), Post Ref: 80082-1676 General Worker

Wh De Klerk Special School (Mid) (300047), Post Ref: 80082-1662 Cleaner


Emalahleni 2 Circuit

Hlangu Phala Primary School (300307), Post Ref: 80082-1682 General Worker

Mabande Secondary School (300329), Post Ref: 80082-1683 General Worker

Phillip Ndimande Secondary School (300331), Post Ref: 80082-1684 General Worker


Emalahleni 3 Circuit, Tel: 013 656 1770

Kwanala Primary School (300411), Post Ref: 80082-1687 General Worker

Laerskool Onverwacht (300414), Post Ref: 80082-1689 General Worker

Sibongamandla Secondary School (300432), Post Ref: 80082-1691 General Worker


Emthambothini Circuit

Mantwani Primary School (301510), Post Ref: 80082-1724 General Worker

Hlanganani Secondary School (301525), Post Ref: 80082-1725 General Worker


Kwaggafontein East Circuit

Sozilani Primary School (301027), Post Ref: 80082-1710 General Worker


Kwaggafontein West Circuit

Emthunzini Primary School (300920), Post Ref: 80082-1708 General Worker

Nansindlela Secondary School (300918), Post Ref: 80082-1706 General Worker

Vukani Secondary School (300919), Post Ref: 80082-1707 General Worker


Nkangala District

Mnyamana Primary School (300606)

Vezubuhle, Kwamhlanga Area, Tel: 082 802 2177, Post Ref: 80082-1697 General Worker


Kwamhlanga N/E Circuit

Elukhanyisweni Secondary School (300616), Post Ref: 80082-1700 General Worker


Kwamhlanga S/W Circuit

Queen Sonengani Secondary School (300551), Post Ref: 80082-1696 General Worker

Retang Primary School (300512), Post Ref: 80082-1694 General Worker


Libangeni Circuit

Bingweni Secondary School (301422), Post Ref: 80082-1722 General Worker

Potsanyane Primary School (301126), Post Ref: 80082-1712 General Worker


Marapyane Circuit, Tel: 012 724 9947/48/51

Pelonolo Special School (Sid) (300042), Post Ref: 80082-1715 General Worker


Nkangala District

Phopolo Primary School (301220), Post Ref: 80082-1716 General Worker


Nokaneng Circuit

Khobongwane Primary School (301325), Post Ref: 80082-1717 General Worker

Litho Secondary School (301338), Post Ref: 80082-1719 General Worker


Phumula Circuit

Extension K Fet School (300813), Post Ref: 80082-1704 General Worker


Siyabuswa 1 Circuit

Sithabile Primary School (301610), Post Ref: 80082-1727 General Worker

Buhlebuzile Primary School (301628), Post Ref: 80082-1729 General Worker

Makopanong Primary School (301631), Post Ref: 80082-1730 General Worker


Steve Tshwete 1 Circuit

Evergreen Primary School (302107), Post Ref: 80082-1733 General Worker


Ipani Primary School (302108), Post Ref: 80082-1734 General Worker


Steve Tshwete 2 Circuit

Extension 24 Primary (302231), Post Ref: 80082-1740 General Worker

Arnot Colliery Primary School (302201), Post Ref: 80082-1737 General Worker

Phumelela Secondary School (302219), Post Ref: 80082-1738 General Worker

Eastdene Combined School (302222), Post Ref: 80082-1739 General Worker


Steve Tshwete 3 Circuit

Mkhulu Secondary School (302334), Post Ref: 80082-1746 General Worker

Laerskool Dennesig (302305), Post Ref: 80082-1742 General Worker

Laerskool Middelburg (302308), Post Ref: 80082-1743 General Worker

Laerskool Uitkyk (302310), Post Ref: 80082-1744 General Worker



Insikazi Circuit

Mhwayi Primary School (400514), Post Ref: 80082-1769 General Worker

Mlilo Primary School (400515), Post Ref: 80082-1770 General Worker


Mbombela Circuit

Laerskool Bergland (400620), Post Ref: 80082-1773 General Worker

Laerskool Laeveld (400622), Post Ref: 80082-1774 General Worker

Tekwane Primary School (400638), Post Ref: 80082-1775 General Worker


Nkomazi Central Circuit

Intfutfuko Primary School (401708), Post Ref: 80082-1796 General Worker


Nkomazi East Circuit, Tel: 013 782 0210

Cromati Combined School (401329), Post Ref: 80082-1789 General Worker


Nkomazi West Circuit

Masibonisane Primary School (401454), Post Ref: 80082-1790 General Worker


Sikhulile Circuit, Tel: 013 794 0722

Mthombo Secondary School (400721), Post Ref: 80082-1777 General Worker


Umjindi Circuit

Ekhiyeni Primary School (401003), Post Ref: 80082-1781 General Worker

Laerskool Barberton (401010), Post Ref: 80082-1782 General Worker

Barberton Combined School (401026), Post Ref: 80082-1783 General Worker

Chief Funwako Secondary School (401032), Post Ref: 80082-1784 General Worker


White Hazy 1 Circuit

Inkambeni Primary School (400306), Post Ref: 80082-1761 General Worker


White Hazy 2 Circuit, Tel: 013 798 3086

Mntungwa Secondary School (401625), Post Ref: 80082-1795 General Worker


White River Circuit

Edwaleni Primary School (400404), Post Ref: 80082-1764 General Worker

Lwaleng Primary School (400416), Post Ref: 80082-1765 General Worker

Makoko Primary School (400417), Post Ref: 80082-1766 General Worker

Hoerskool Rob Ferreira (400425), Post Ref: 80082-1767 General Worker



Greenvalley Circuit

Lumukisa Primary School (500605), Post Ref: 80082-1815 General Worker

Masenyane Primary School (500608), Post Ref: 80082-1816 General Worker


Lehukwe Circuit

Alexandria Primary School (500701), Post Ref: 80082-1817 General Worker

Magashule Primary School (500708), Post Ref: 80082-1818 General Worker


Maboke Circuit

Mahubahuba Primary School (500306), Post Ref: 80082-1801 General Worker

Mosetarata Primary (500320), Post Ref: 80082-1804 General Worker

Mathukwane Secondary School (500319), Post Ref: 80082-1803 General Worker


Mafemani Circuit

Maswameni Primary School (500509), Post Ref: 80082-1808 General Worker

Mzangedwa Secondary School (500525), Post Ref: 80082-1812 General Worker

Ndlamakhosi Secondary School (500526), Post Ref: 80082-1813 General Worker

Qokiso Secondary School (500527), Post Ref: 80082-1814 General Worker


Manyeleti Circuit, Tel: 013 735 5833

Mtembeni Primary School (500810), Post Ref: 80082-1820 General Worker

Xinyeketi Primary School (500820), Post Ref: 80082-1822 General Worker

Nyamazane Secondary School (500828), Post Ref: 80082-1823 General Worker


Marite Circuit

Makorompane Primary School (500908), Post Ref: 80082-1824 General Worker

Malengeza Primary School (500909), Post Ref: 80082-1825 General Worker

Lamulelani Secondary School (500919), Post Ref: 80082-1826 General Worker


Mashishing Circuit, Tel: 013 235 1185

Marambane Primary School (501509), Post Ref: 80082-1840 General Worker

Primere Skool Kellysville (501511), Post Ref: 80082-1841 General Worker


Matsavana Circuit, Tel: 013 708 1048

Nyamande Secondary School (500120), Post Ref: 80082-1799 General Worker


Mkhuhlu Circuit

Londhindha Primary School (501007), Post Ref: 80082-1827 General Worker

Gezingqondo Secondary School (501023), Post Ref: 80082-1828 General Worker

Makhosana Manzini Secondary School (501025), Post Ref: 80082-1829 General Worker


Ngwaritsane Circuit, Tel: 013 799 0271

Marongwane Primary School (501406), Post Ref: 80082-1837 General Worker

Sabie Circuit

Makuke Secondary School (501618), Post Ref: 80082-1842 General Worker

Panorama Secondary School (501622), Post Ref: 80082-1843 General Worker


Shatale Circuit

Lesedi Primary School (501106), Post Ref: 80082-1830 General Worker


Thulamahashe Circuit

Mzilikazi Primary School (501210), Post Ref: 80082-1831 General Worker

Malamule Secondary School (501225), Post Ref: 80082-1832 General Worker


Ximhungwe Circuit

Hlanganani Primary School (501307), Post Ref: 80082-1833 General Worker

Jongilanga Primary School (501311), Post Ref: 80082-1834 General Worker



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