Initiative to place FET graduates in government jobs


Minister Nzimande launches the Free State FET Graduate Placement
The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr. Blade Nzimande, MP, along with
the Premier of Free State, Mr. Ace Magashule, will, on Tuesday, 01 April 2014,
launch the Free State FET Graduate Placement Programme.

The FET Graduate Placement Programme will see graduates from FET colleges
being placed for experiential learning in various components of the Free State
Provincial Government and municipalities.

The placement of graduates is part of a broader strategy of the Department of
Higher Education and Training to create seamless transition from institutions of
learning to workplaces.

It also gives practical effect to the implementation of the National Skills Accord
and the Youth Employment Accord.