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OPFA: Human Resource / Psychology Internships Programme 2021 / 2022

OPFA Invites Unemployed Graduates to Apply for the Human Resource / Psychology Internships Programme 2021 / 2022

Closing Date: 17 September 2021
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Pretoria, South Africa

Job Description

The OPFA is currently recruiting an intern to embark on an outstanding development opportunity. The internship will be for a period of twelve (12) months.

The Intern will be exposed to various areas of human resources management including payroll, leave management, remuneration management and performance management. No prior work experience is required.

Applicants must:

  • Possess a National Diploma, B-Tech or a Bachelor’s Degree in:
    • Industrial Psychology
    • Human Resources Management or
    • Organisational Psychology
  • Honours degree in any of the above fields will be advantageous

The candidate will receive training in the following areas:

  • Updating personnel files
  • Processing death and funeral claims
  • Compiling certificates of service for review
  • List preparation for long service awards
  • Processing monthly reports for absenteeism, turnover, leave excess, new hires
  • Advising employees on medical aid and other benefits
  • Assisting line managers with queries
  • Draft appointment letters
  • Maintain organogram structure
  • Maintain personal files and filing cabinets
  • Recruitment and selection: candidate searches, liaison with providers, prepare interview guides and metrices
  • Conduct interviews
  • Take minutes of meetings
  • Presentations on HR policies
  • Support to HR Manager
  • Payroll preparation


  • Be articulate, analytical and detail oriented
  • Strong computer literacy – master excel
  • Maintain high code of conduct and confidentiality
How to Apply?

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