Santam is South Africa’s most prominent insurance company with a total of 100 years of experience under their belt. Based in Belville, Santam typically provides short-term insurance services to protect the assets and financial valuables of their clients. The company has well-accredited expertise in the specializations of Commercial Insurance Solutions, Specialist Insurance Solutions, Short Term Insurance, Agricultural Insurance Solutions, and Personal Insurance Solutions.
Throughout the years since their formation in 1918, the company has maintained its reputation for providing transparent solutions that fit the ranging demands of their loyal clients. It comes as no surprise that this company has managed to save a sport in the Johannesburg Stock Exchange just after a couple of years since their establishment.
Besides their services, Santam has racked up an impressive international presence in several African nations. Future customers can visit a Santam office located not just in South Africa, but also Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. After going global, Santam acknowledges the fact that the diversity of their employees is what makes their operations a success. With a diverse working force, everyone has different insights on how to provide solutions for their clients. At the end of the day, everyone in Santam is dedicated to providing what’s best for their clients.
Santam Learnership Programme 2021
Santam is offering a learnership programme to young individuals who would like to study about the Southern African insurance industry under a work setting. The Santam Learnership Programme 2021, which will take place in the city of Bellville, Western Cape, is a one-stop opportunity to sharpen your skills as a future employee. Here, unemployed individuals have the chance to learn from some of country’s best leaders in insurance. Participants will be equipped with the necessary capabilities to make it in the job market.
The Santam Learnership Programme 2021 combines both theoretical knowledge and practical workings sessions to fully understand the industry. There will be a list of valuable challenges that learners will need to undertake to better their potential. At this rate, learners are not just aiming to become skilled employees, but also prominent contributors towards the South African society. If self-development is your passion, then this a suitable programme for you.
Candidates interested in the Santam Learnership Programme 2021 must adhere to the requirements set by the selection committee. Fulfilling the eligibility criteria is one of the best ways to guarantee success with registrations. Each of these items are crucial to the acceptance rate of your applications. Therefore, pay attention to everything listed below.
The Santam Learnership Programme 2021 Requirements are:
- Recognized as a legitimate citizen of South Africa
- Between 18-28 years old
- Not pursuing their education in another tertiary institution during the course of the learnership
- Owns an official Grade 12 certificate with these following scores:
- At least a 40% for English
- At least a 40% for a Second Language
- At least a 40% for Mathematics or 60% for Mathematics Literacy
- Not employed by a company
- Has not participated in a learnership issued by INSETA
- Has 0-1 year working experience
- Provide an official medical note confirming their current condition (for candidates with disabilities).
- Archiving and storing all of the databases
- Collecting any necessary data
- Processing available transactions
- Tending to administrative matters
- Taking part in business procedures
- Has a good understanding of the services field.
- Displays effective communication skills
- Proves to be self-aware on surroundings
- Plans workload in a tidy manner
- Has a solid, optimal work ethic
- Showcases a sense of resilience
- Prides in collaboration
- Indulges in innovation
- Puts on a customer-centric and result-oriented mindset.
Apply online: Santam Learnership Programme 2021.
Candidates have the option of registering through two methods: using their LinkedIn Profile, or an online account on the Santam portal. For easier application, you can register using LinkedIn and it will easily sync your personal information with your applications.
However, if you prefer applying on the online application portal, you will need to create a Santam account. This account is crucial throughout the entire registration procedure. It will store all of your personal details which will be used for the applications. Make sure you keep your account credentials safely to avoid having your account maliciously used by hackers.
Applications for the Santam Learnership Programme 2021 must be sent before the closing date on 28 September 2020. Please be advised that the committee does not have any tolerance for late submissions. Therefore, do not wait until the last-minute to send in your applications. This is also to prevent any possible disruptions that may pop up due to heavy online traffic.
The Santam Learnership Programme 2021 recognizes the importance of having a diverse working culture. Be informed that the programme will be adhering to the group’s Employment Equity plan. This is to ensure that everyone from different walks of life are given the fair amount of opportunities to prosper in their careers. Therefore, preference will be offered to designated groups.
Reference: Santam Learnership Programmes