Discovery Learnerships for Matric Holders in South Africa

The Discovery Learnerships for matric holders are available every year, including this year as 2017-2018 learnership program. You should learn what they need and ask for the candidates especially for those who want to be a part of the healthcare service in South Africa.


Discovery Learnerships

Discovery Learnerships

This annual learnership program is directly hosted by Discovery health. You need to know that the program is integrated with the government’s National Skills Development Strategy, which owns the main objective of the program is to reduce the poverty in the country. In addition, the program also helps the government to bring more employments to unemployed South Africans. For your information, the Discovery Health bids a various number of health plans and services. As we know, the country has a big problem in health. It is the reason why this company exists. South Africans suffer from many diseases each year. The country really needs high-quality human resources in this sector. You can help them through the learnership.

There many Discovery Learnerships for matric holders that you can apply every year. All of them are accredited and maintained under the Insurance Sector Education and Training Authority (INSETA) and the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). Hence, it should be your best option to test your talent in medical aid sector. This program comes with required qualification for the certificates in the completion of the program. They also prepare a set of training with both theoretical and practical programs during the learnership.

Minimum Requirements

The requirements of the Discovery Learnerships for matric holders are divided into two types. They are competencies and qualifications. The competencies mean that you need to prepare your body and mind in fullfiling the required skills or knowledge. Meanwhile, qualification means that you have to own certificates of particular skills and knowledge. The competencies are as follow:

  • Strong English communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a desire to learn
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Basic computer skills

The qualifications are as follow:

  • Candidates must be South African Citizens
  • Hold a valid and recognised Matric with Maths (Minimum D Symbol) and English (Minimum C Symbol on Standard Grade) and a 2nd Language (Minimum D or Level 4)
  • Learners must have achieved at least two languages at Matric (Minimum D symbol or Level 4)
  • Not be engaged in post-Matric studies or formal employment
  • Not have completed any previous Learnership
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 30 years
  • Have effective communication skills in the English language
  • Possess basic computer skills
  • You are expected to demonstrate your interest in the healthcare, administration, and customer services.

How to Apply

The application of the Discovery Learnerships for matric holders must be submitted with your own handwriting. Late or unsigned application will never be considered by the company. Ensure you made the application by yourself. Don’t forget to attach certified copies of the required documents. The photocopied documents aren’t accepted by them. Add the subject with the title of the learnership at the front page. The closing date usually comes in the January each year. The duration of the learnership is about 12 months or 1500 hours of each student.


FNB Learnership for Matric Qualification Program 2017 – 2018
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  • Reply Zandile Tshintsholo August 8, 2017 at 1:29 pm

    Hi my name is Zandile Tshintsholo, I am 22 years old I would really like to apply for this discovery learnership as Iam an enthusiastic and well driven person and a hard worker as well, Im a fast learner who gives all their determination to deliver and produce impressive work.I reside in rustenburg,North west so please if there is anything this side please keep me posted. 073 572 4545

    Thank you

  • Reply nelly mofokeng August 5, 2017 at 6:59 pm

    This learnership I’m the one who are the most person that i which to applying for. i really like to work under the bank,at all i love people,i understand the behavior of the people.but my subjects i really love is ACCOUNTING and i was pass accounting with symbol D

  • Reply kenewang molapo August 5, 2017 at 2:26 pm

    Hi my name is kenewang molapo I am very much interested in the discovery Learnership I have matric,ICT certificate my contract number is 0734589760

  • Reply Kabelo August 5, 2017 at 10:50 am

    I am willing to apply for this discovery post. My name is Kabelo Motaung I am 21 years of age nd I matriculated in 2014. I currently have a certificate in events management and administration, I am a hard working person and determined in acquiring new skills, I also have exceptional interpersonal communications.

  • Reply Masala murathi August 5, 2017 at 10:25 am

    I’m willing to apply in this discover leanership . My name is murathi masala ,am 24 years old male matriculated in 2013. Currently i have N6 certificate in financial management. I like to studuy to have a better future for my kids and my self. Here is my contacts 0722315829

  • Reply zandile dludlu August 5, 2017 at 9:57 am

    I’m willing to apply in this Discover Learner ship, I’m finishing now my Basics computer I’m already matriculants. I like study to have a better future for my kids. here is my contacts number 0719712500.

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