SA National Parks (SANParks): Internships 2024


SA National Parks (SANParks) invites South African unemployed graduates to apply for Internship Programme 2024.

Internship Application Closing Date: 08 May 2024

Internship Location: Pretoria, Gauteng

Applications are hereby invited from graduates who completed their National Diploma / Degree at a Public Higher Education Institution (HEI) in South Africa and wish to be placed in SANParks for a period of one (1) year with a monthly stipend of R6 030.00. 

Duration: 12 Months contract

Stipend: R6 030.00 pm

Required Education:

Degree / National Diploma (NQF 6/ NQF 7) in:

  • Communications,
  • Marketing,
  • Graphic design,
  • Visual Communication,
  • or related field.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and other online design programs.
  • Basic understanding of video editing and motion graphics.

Selection Criteria:

  • Be an unemployed graduate aged 18 – 35
  • Must be a South African Citizen
  • Have completed a Bachelor’s Degree/National Diploma (NQF 6/ NQF 7) under the above-mentioned discipline/ fields of study from a South African Public Higher Education Institution (HEI)
  • Must not have previously been employed nor participated in an Internship/ placement programme
  • An applicant who already applied must not send their applications again.


Required Documents:

  • Applicants must attach a recent copy of their CV, certified copies of their Matric/Grade 12 certificate, Academic qualifications with academic transcripts (academic record) and ID.

Applications must be submitted via email to:

Correspondence will be entered into with shortlisted candidates only. Applications not responded to within 14 days of the closing date must be considered unsuccessful.

Please note:

  • Candidates wishing to apply for the Internship outside their area of residence must be willing to find their own accommodation and transportation considering that they will be earning a stipend.
  • Applicants will be expected to be available for assessment and selection interviews at a time, date and place as determined by SANParks.
  • It is the applicants responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).
  • All appointments for internships are subject to verification and pre-screening process
  • SANParks reserves the right not to make an appointment.
  • Manual applications will not be accepted.