Thursday, 17 March 2016

Thompsons Holidays Travel Learnership 2016

Thompsons Holidays would like invites qualifying candidates to apply for our Learnership Certificate in General Travel 2016 / 2017 – NQF 5, that will be hosted in Johannesburg and Cape Town. It is a structured 12 month contractual intervention that provides class room and on the job learning. It encourages job creation and is a sponsored access towards a qualification in travel.

You will receive on the job coaching as well as structured lectures. Thompsons offers a great opportunity to learn about Southern Africa and the world as a travel destination as well as essential selling skills and the importance of service excellence.

Location: Johannesburg and Cape Town

Are You

  • Aged between 21 – 26 years old and currently unemployed, have a National Senior Certificate and studied tourism, excellent English communication skills and numeracy ability?

  • Passionate about customer service and driven to succeed in the travel industry?

If you are serious about learning what it takes to becoming a successful Travel Adviser in one South Africa’s leading tour operators then this Learnership programme for you.


  • Be currently unemployed.

  • Be available to start the Learnership in May 2016 and attend for the duration of one year

  • BEE candidate.

  • The individual must be self-motivated.

  • In possession of a matric (national Senior certificate)

  • Between the age of 21-26 years.

  • Excellent English language communication and Maths literacy skills.

  • Recent, contactable references.

  • Have passion and an interest in the tourism industry and a desire to study further.

  • Preference to those who have studied Tourism.

  • Experience in working in a customer service environment. (pat time or full time work)

  • Reside in Cape Town or Johannesburg with easy access to commute to office and Learnership venue.

  • Preference will be given to candidates in possession of a driver’s licence.

How To Apply

Send one page CV with copy of ID and National Senior Certificate to

Only successful candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.

CLOSING DATE: 22 March 2016

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