20 December 2020

Teach South Africa Communication Internship Programme 2021

Location: Johannesburg Gauteng 

Remuneration: R5000,00 per month over the period of 12 months. 

Closing Date: Friday 15th of January 2021.

Description: Teach South Africa is inviting learners to apply for the Communication Internship Programme.

About TEACH South Africa 

TEACH South Africa is a Non-Profit Organisation led by the South African business community. In an effort to address the educational achievement gap that persists in the country, TEACH South Africa decided to be part of the solution by placing highly skilled and motivated recent university graduates in the classroom. 

Through our intensive training and support, we equip non education graduates with what is needed to be a successful educator. TEACH Ambassadors are placed at disadvantaged schools to teach for a period of two years. 

TEACH South Africa operates through strong collaboration with key partners including corporates, government at national, provincial and district levels, NGOs and similar initiatives. 

Requirements 

• Develop and implement on an organisation wide inter. communication strategy that meets organisational objectives and aligns with the company communication and overall strategy.

• Measure the effectiveness of internal communication messages and channels on an ongoing basis and make recommendations to review and amend the strategy as appropriate.

• Design an internal communication model to enable the organisation to effectively communicate. 

• Play a leading role in redeveloping and improving the intranet as a key internal communications tool, working alongside the marketing department.

• Ensure standards of communication are kept high.

• Work with other departments to set and maintain standards for effective email communication across the organisation.

• Ensure messages from the Ongoing Support Division are properly reflected in communication across all departments.

• Be the first point of contact for internal communication enquiries and requests for advice.

• Proactively seek opportunities to advise on communications issues.

Skills and Competencies 

• Influence behaviour within the organisation through internal communications.

• The more diverse communication background the better. 

• Must have high proficiency in MS Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Internet and Email. 

• In-depth understanding of internal communication, in particular employee engagement. 

• Very strong on internal communication.

• Developing and implementing internal communication strategies. 

Desired Qualifications:  BA in Communication 

How to Apply Submit CV with a one paged letter of motivation and academic transcripts to: rnoses.madziba@teachsouthafrica.org.

 Should you not be contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application for this position unsuccessful.