Professionals Connect is a CSR initiative by the PPS Foundation that is dedicated to students, young graduate professionals, and entry-level employees by offering the latest career development opportunities and information. Operating under five content pillars, the niche career portal’s objective is to expose the core audience to potential employment opportunities and assist the transition to the work environment, among other things.
The Professionals Connect portal provides a user-friendly and secure electronic interface that allows visitors access to industry specific information as well as mentorship, bursary, entrepreneurial and job opportunities. This is all achieved through collaborative efforts with and partnership with specialist associations, corporates, universities, as well as experienced professionals.
One of the most recent employment opportunities showcased on the portal is the 2018 PPS Graduate Internship Development Programme (GIDP), open to graduates who hold a qualification of four-years or more.
The programme aims to provide successful candidates with:
- On-the-job experience
- Behavioural training such as; communication, presentation, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
- Extensive external training with reputable organisations on modules that will contribute to personal & career development, and
- Mentorship and coaching opportunities
Applications for the 2018 PPS Graduate Internship Development Programme are open and close on 29 September 2017.
Click on any of the following posts, register and apply on Professionals Connect:
For more information on the programme, visit: https://www.pps.co.za/explorepps/careers/graduate-development-programme