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Field Support Officer Vacancy

An exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic team and support social behaviour change, education and job creation is available at gold-youth. We are looking for a full-time Field Support Officer as part of our Provincial Team to support in the delivery of gold field services to Social Franchisees that are implementing the gold model in their communities. Click here for job profile: Northern Eastern Cape Field Support Officer Please send a

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Field Co-ordinator Vacancy – Northern/Eastern Cape

An exciting opportunity to support social behaviour change, education and job-creation is available at gold-youth. We are looking for a full-time Field Co-ordinator who will be responsible for the co-ordination of gold-youth field services to co-ordinate the implementation of the gold model through gold Social Franchisees. Click here for job profile: Northern Cape Eastern Cape Field Co-ordinator Please send a 2 page CV with a covering letter

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Exciting placement opportunity at gold-youth as Recruitment and Connections Administrator

gold-youth Development Agency (gold-youth) seeks a special applicant to be engaged as a Recruitment and Connections Administrator. This role is based in Cape Town. We would like to hear from you, if you are passionate about being part of the answer to the unemployment crisis facing our nation as well as supporting the community development practitioners at the hub, by fulfilling important internal HR functions. For further details of this position,

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Youth Day: gold Youths Set up Street Store and Say No to Poverty

16 June 2018 - Masoyi gold Youth Peer Education Programme worked with Humphrey Mokoena - one of our gold Grads and our past Facilitator Intern - in implementing his concept of a Street Store for the first time in Mpumalanga. The aim of the Street Store is to give away clothes to the needy through the setup of a clothing store. Every community upliftment action taken by our youth this year is aligned with one of 3 chosen Sustainable

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Soon-to-be lawyer, gold Grad Andisiwe, dares to dream!

My name is Andisiwe Sipamla. I am based in Gauteng and am currently pursuing my articles at Bowman Gilfilllan Inc.  As a gold Grad – what did you enjoy most about the programme?  First, the programme facilitated a safe and free space within which peer educators as a collective could engage on various issues affecting us as teenagers without the fear of being judged, rejected and/or feeling prejudiced against. I was fascinated by

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gold Continues the Food-Growing Journey!

On Saturday, gold took another exciting step on our journey to expose our youth to the opportunities in the food system! Recognizing the real food security crisis, not only in our communities, but globally, we are piloting HiGro Tower Gardens in our gold Kraaifontein schools (Hector Peterson, Masibambane and Bloekombos) and taking this project on as our Advocacy Campaign for the year!  Peer Educators from all four tracks, along with their

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gold Grad, Navinga, now a Community Journalist

"My name is Navinga Ndawa, I am 24 and I joined the gold peer education programme in Zambia in 2010. When I joined I was just some girl who knew absolutely nothing about personal development. I had low self-esteem and never believed in myself. However, as we continued meeting and having sessions with my fellow Peer Educators and Mr Winford Musaka (our Facilitator), I started learning and discovering more about myself and I got to learn how to interact

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Abigail’s golden grit pays off!

Abigail Mulenga, a past gold Facilitator Intern from Chingola, Zambia, shares her story....   Who said you are a failure? Who told you that you will not make it? Only you can limit yourself if you give up on your dreams. Don’t give up! Keep on dreaming and your dreams will come alive! I am a product of gold! A Generation Of  Leaders Discovered. From way back as a young girl I always dreamed of nursing! Doing house chores I used to

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Training Future Care & Support Assistants

gold is collaborating with the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) on an exciting initiative to train out-of-school youth as Care and Support Assistants who will be placed as interns in selected schools across the province. The training equips these youth with crisis counselling skills, essential to their future work requirements. gold is passionate about education leading to job creation and we're excited to be able to partner with the WCED

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Reflections of 2017

Thank you to all of our valued supporters and community partners for collaborating with gold-youth in 2017. Together we have deepened our contribution towards a hope-filled future for young people in Southern Africa. We honour our 52 Facilitator Interns who have trained, mentored, quality assured and journeyed life with 1582 teenage Peer Educators at grassroots, who in turn, during 2017 measurably served their 3718 Peers, seeing tangible

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