The Young Patriots Programme: Youth Volunteers

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  • Offered Salary 1000
  • Career Level Student
  • Experience Fresh
  • Gender Male
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

The Young Patriots Programme

Youth Volunteers

Company: The Young Patriots Programme
Job Title: Youth Volunteers
Location: South Africa

Job Description

Youth Volunteers x 33
12 months commitment

The Department of Sports, Arts & Culture in partnership with National Youth Development Agency are looking to recruit young people to enter a twelve (12) months National Youth Service Programme called The Young Patriots Programme.

The Programme seeks to engage young people in the service delivery to communities and as a way of building a culture of patriotism and nation building. It also seeks to make young people active participants in community development and social cohesion by involving them in  areas of sport, art, culture and heritage.

Monthly Stipend, Training and Uniform will be provided

The successful applicant will be required tom fulfill the following functions:

  • Implement sport, arts and cultural activities in both community and schools
  • Mobilise schools and youth to be part of TYPP activities in their community
  • Implement, coordinate and support TYPP events in the community
  • Maintain relationships with local community organisations and other community youth groups in the community
  • Administer monitoring for TYPP implementation on schools and at the community
  • Promote South African National Symbols and the Constitution (the Preamble)
  • Commit to personal development and growth


Admission Requirements

  • Completed Grade 12
  • Be currently out of school / not studying
  • Must be between the age of 18 and 35
  • Have experience on facilitation and presentation skills
  • Have English and local language proficiency
  • Be from sports, arts and culture background
  • Willing to work in Sports, Arts and Culture sector
  • Strong community background
  • Self-initiator, pro-activeness, with attention to detail
  • Display ability to role model to peers
  • Open to RSA youth only
  • NB: Youth with disabilities are encouraged to apply


How to Apply

Please forward a summarised copy of your Curriculum Vitae (CV) to the TYPP Provincial Coordinator at: /

Enquiries: Call 0810452821