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Shadow Program


  • Applicant must be a South African Citizen
  • Scholars and students exploring career options
  • Must have completed Grade 10 AND be 18 years or older due to statutory requirements surrounding alcohol
  • Scholar/Student spends 2 – 4 Days in Operations between 10:00am – 14:00pm (Maximum of 2weeks)
  • Shadow programs are voluntary

Skills Development Sponsorships


  • Applicant must be a South African Citizen
  • Tertiary students who are previously disadvantaged and seek to make a career within the hospitality industry
  • Local community members (community where Village n Life is located) with at least a minimum basic literacy and numeracy skills and show potential
  • Skills development sponsorships are usually 6 months, with a possibility of employment as per their performance results
  • Interns will receive a stipend of R3000.00 per month

Associated Internships (2nd – 3rd Year students)


  • Applicant must be a South African Citizen
  • Tertiary students who require experiential training in order to obtain their final academic qualifications
  • Tertiary students who are currently studying towards a formal academic qualification
  • The length of placement is dependent on course requirements
  • Interns will receive a stipend of between R2000.00 and R3000.00 per month

Specialist Internships


  • Applicant must be a South African Citizen
  • Mainly specialist fields: Finance, Events, Design, Facilities, HR, etc.
  • Students who have obtained final academic qualifications and require experience practical
  • Students who need to build their CVs for better opportunities
  • Career plan is a 6 month internship, with a possibility of employment as per their performance results
  • Interns will receive a stipend of R3000.00 per month

Local Career Internships


  • Applicants must be a South African Citizen
  • Students who request to do their internship at VNL, for the opportunity and variety of training we can offer
  • Career plan is a maximum of a 6 month internship, with a possibility of employment as per their performance results
  • Interns will receive a stipend of R3000 per month
  • Privileged sponsorship program
  • Parents to pay R18000 (R3000 X6) to sponsor a skills development intern.

International Career Internships


  • Students that can’t believe that they get to work in the best locations, in a vibey hub surrounded with adventure and activity
  • Usually a less than a 6 month period
  • Internship is voluntary, no stipend applicable
  • VNL will offer free accommodation at our staff village

Apprenticeships


  • Applicants must be a South African Citizen
  • High level training for candidates with a professional qualification or correspondence students currently in the process of achieving at least an NQF 7 or higher.
  • Experience within hospitality is not necessary
  • Apprentices will be given custodianships of projects, brands, and departments to extend their competencies and skills
  • A record of all projects will need to be presented and evaluated when discussing the possibility of a permanent position
  • Apprenticeships are for a duration of 12 months
  • Package potential of up to a maximum of R11 000.00 per month, combined with a possible bursary program for correspondence students and a work-back period.

For more information, please contact:
Jana Kotze
HR Manager
Email : hr@vnlhospitality.co.za
Cell : +27 (0)72 622 5260

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