Department of Health Intenrships

KZN HEALTH DISTRICTS, HOSPITALS, INSTITUTIONS, CHC & HEAD OFFICE invites all suitable unemployed graduates to apply for their 24 month internship programme

Minimum Requirements

  • Applicants must come from the KwaZulu-Natal province.
  • Candidates must demonstrate willingness to work in specialized field.
  • Qualifications in the related fields.
  • Registration with professional bodies where applicable


  • Degree/ Diploma in Public Management
  • Degree/ Diploma in Office Management or Management Assistant
  • Degree/ Diploma in Human Resource Management or Public Management
  • Degree/ Certificate in Health Promotion
  • BSC/ Degree in Dietetics/ BSC Degree+ 1year Postgraduate Diploma, Community Service+ Registration with HPCSA
  • BSC/(Human Nutrition) Degree and Postgraduate Diploma/ National Diploma in Community Nutrition or BSC Nutrition Degree+ Registration with HPCSA
  • B.Com Degree/ Degree or Diploma in Financial Management, Taxation
  • Com Degree/ Degree or Diploma in Financial Management, Supply Chain, Public Management or Logistics
  • Diploma/ National Certificate in Digital Arts
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Marketing
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Library and Information Science
  • Degree/ National in Information Science
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Public Relation
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Journalism
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Web Design
  • LLB Degree/ on any Law Degree
  • Diploma/ Certificate in Plumbing
  • Data Capturing Certificate/ Computer Certificate
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Quantity Surveying
  • Degree/Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Degree/Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Architect
  • Degree/Diploma in Construction or Building studies
  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Degree/ National Diploma in Information Technology
  • Degree in Social Science/Arts majoring in Psychology
  • Nursing Assistant+ registration with HPCSA
  • Enrolled Nurse + registration with HPCSA
  • Diploma in Nursing + registration with HPCSA
  • Dental Assistant Diploma/Certificate+ registration with HPCSA
  • Pharmacy Assistant + Registration with HPCSA
  • Degree in Social Work + Registration with HPCSA
  • National Diploma/Degree Transportation Management/ Logistics
  • National Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Food Service Management/ Hospitality or any equivalent qualification


  • Z83 forms can be collected from Human Resources Office of all the Health District Offices, Hospitals and Institutions as well as Head Office. Download Z83 form here>>Editable-Z83 Form
  • One application must be submitted to the District Office of your residential area, No application from outside ones’ district will be considered. The address for the relevant District Office in which you reside is depicted on the table below.
  • Attach originally certified copies of educational qualifications, Identity Document, and updated curriculum vitae.
  • A signed affidavit from the Commissioner of Oath as proof of unemployment, clearly indicating that you have not benefited from the internship programme before.
  • If you do not hear form the Department within 4 weeks after the closing date, kindly regard your application as unsuccessful.
  • Applicants must submit copies of their tertiary certificates as no study records or letters from tertiary Institutions will be accepted.

Opportunity Closing Date: 18/02/2022