Tuesday, 9 June 2015

CEPD Seeks Research Internship 2015

 The Centre for Education Policy Development (CEPD) is a leading education research NGO which contributes towards building a society in which there is quality education and training for all, based on the core values of Access, Equity and Redress, Development, Democracy and Non-Discrimination.

CEPD seeks to appoint a Research Intern, based in Johannesburg.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates who want to pursue a career in education (particularly post-schooling) policy research. Applicants should hold a recently completed Master’s degree, or have made substantial progress towards one, in the Social Sciences (preferably Education/ History/Sociology/Political Science or allied disciplines).


  • As part of a team, undertake research and project management activities under supervision of the Research Manager or designated senior researcher/s;

  • Write reports in clearly expressed English;

  • Make oral presentations at seminars, workshops and conferences as and when necessary;

  • Participate in fora where educational issues are discussed and debated;The incumbents must be prepared to travel on fieldwork when necessary, and holding a valid driver’s licence will be an added advantage.

To apply, submit a CV and covering letter to Clara Matlakala at clara@cepd.org.za or fax to: 011 482 3068 or mailed to PostNet Suite 561, Private Bag X113, Melville, 2109.

Opportunity closing date: Wednesday, 17 June, 2015

Opportunity type: Employment

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.

If you do not hear from us by 15 July 2015, assume your application was unsuccessful.

CEPD reserves the right not to make an appointment.

For more about CEPD, refer to www.cepd.org.za.

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