The Java Learnership programme is targeted specifically at creating a pipeline for Java Developers. It is a 12 month programme broken down into 6 months of theoretical training (college-based) followed by another 6 months of practical training (workplace-based).

What's in it for successful candidates?

Candidates are given an opportunity to work towards a formal qualification in Java Development as well as apply the necessary practical aspects of their learnings. This means that at the end of the 12 month programme, learners will receive a National Certificate in Information Technology Systems Development (NQF 5

Learners Allowance

Programme participants will receive an allowance instead of a salary. Learners receive an allowance of R3 000. An increment of R 250-00 will be added for every module completed successfully. This means that at the end of month 7 of the programme, the total allowance will be R 4,500-00. This amount will be fixed for the remaining duration of the learnership programme.

What is the qualifying criteria?

The candidate must:

  • Be between the ages of 18-30
  • Be able to speak, read and write English
  • Have completed Matric and passed Mathematics or Computer Science on HG (with minimum pass of 60%) or have completed a Post Matric 3 Year IT Qualification
  • Be computer literate
  • Not be permanently employed
  • Not be studying at any other institution
  • Not be registered on any other learnership

What is the Recruitment process?

  • Closing date for applications is 24 May 2012
  • Candidates will be required to complete relevant assessments
  • The following checks will be conducted:
    • Register for Employees Dismissed (RED) checks;
    • Credit and criminal record checks;
    • Reference checks with previous employers;
    • Verification of educational qualifications; and
    • Proof of South African citizenship/South African residency/work permit.

Please note that if contact is not made with the applicant by end-May 2012, consider the application as unsuccessful.

How to apply?

  • Candidates are required to register on the website below and complete the application process.

This learnership is open to Gauteng Province only

Standard Bank is a South African-based financial services company with a global presence. Standard Bank believes that it is through their people that they will succeed and that only by working together will they make their offering to its customers. Standard Bank - Moving Forward.

Apply online before 22/06/2012.