GirlCode is an establishment that strives to uplift women by offering them beneficial learning opportunities designed to prepare them for the world of technology. The organization has racked up years of experience offering skills training programmes that focuses on the software development industry. Their programmes are designed to get more women involved in tech, development, design, and most importantly, leadership roles. By lending their resources, GirlCode believes that women can play an integral part in alleviating the job unemployment situation in South Africa.
About the GirlCode Learnership 2021-2022
GirlCode is offering a learnership programme for bright-minded, South African women who would like to receive a solid training curriculum in this certain field. The GirlCode Learnership is opening their doors to 30 unemployed women who are keen on attaining a Software Development Engineer Learnership. The GirlCode Learnership will officially commence on 1 April 2021. The learnership, conducted in Midrand, will be conducted for a total duration of 12 months. This programme is formed under the partnership of GirlCode, AWS, and other tech startups to help you build a strong understanding of what its like working for a software development company.
Learners of the GirlCode Learnership will be subjected to a structured curriculum that combines both theoretical assessments and practical working sessions. Through several practical projects, learners are required to familiarize themselves with tech-related tools and resources. Furthermore, you will need to learn how to adapt to the business environment and develop the necessary soft skills to anticipate the working world. The best part? GirlCode brings you the opportunity of attaining work experience in their with their partnering tech startups.
If you find the GirlCode Learnership to be a suitable opportunity for you, don’t hesitate to register for the programme.
Candidates interested in the GirlCode Learnership must fulfill an eligibility criteria before starting on their registration. Each of these items below will determine whether you have what it takes to be an ideal learner during the programme. To guarantee a successful application, candidates are encouraged to meet all of these requirements. Failure to do so might not get you automatically disqualified from the programme. However, it can possibly reduce your chances of getting prioritized during the registration process. Be sure to jot down all of these requirements for personal reference.
The GirlCode Learnership Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Officially recognized as a citizen of South Africa
- Currently between 18-35 years old
- Possesses a Matric certificate
- Owns a valid Identity Document
- Prepared to fully commit themselves to the learnership programme in Midrand campus.
Apply online: GirlCode Learnership 2021-2022.
Candidates interested in the programme must fill in the application form provided in the link above. Skim through all of the queries before filling in the boxes with appropriate information. Make sure the answers your provide accurately represent your current conditions.
By sending in your applications, you are hereby giving permission to have your personal information utilized by the selection committee for registration purposes.
Applications will be subjected to further evaluation and vetting procedures to verify the validity of candidates. Anyone discovered to be falsifying any aspects of their applications will automatically be disqualified from the programme.
Submissions must be made through the application mentioned above. Candidates discovered to be making their submissions through other methods, such as email or fax, will not be regarded by the selection committee.
- Submissions of your applications does not guarantee immediate acceptance into the learnership
- After being shortlisted during the first phase of the application, you will need to submit these additional documents:
- A valid copy of your Identity Document (certified)
- A valid copy of your School report/Matric certificate (certified).
Applications for the GirlCode Learnership must be submitted before the closing date on 28 February 2021.
The selection committee has absolute zero tolerance for late applications. Candidates found to be sending in their applications past the closing date will not be entertained during the registration period.
Candidates are advised to start preparing their applications as soon as possible. This will help give you some time to double check the contents of your applications. Please kindly register at your earliest convenience.
GirlCode reserves the rights to make an appointment or not during the registration period. All decisions made by the selection committee are final.