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ABSA Learnerships 2022 Application

ABSA Learnerships 2022 Application

ABSA Learnerships 2022 Application As a leading, purpose-led African bank, we are inspired by unlocking the potential of the continent that we call home. We are well-positioned to act as a catalyst and an active force for good in the communities where we have a presence: linking big dreamers, ideas, and resources to tackle Africa’s challenges.

ABSA have a vested, long-term interest in supporting development on the continent. We recognise that we need to play our part in enabling inclusive growth and delivering financial services in a socially and environmentally responsible way. This also includes how, and what, we fund.

Absa Group recognises Africa’s vulnerability to climate change and collaborates with like-minded partners who share our vision of creating a more prosperous Africa for all. Together with our stakeholders, we constantly seek new ways to innovate, compete, and contribute towards creating sustainable and value-creating solutions to some of Africa’s greatest environmental and societal challenges.

Recognising the value of like-minded collaborations, we align the work that we do with broader global programmes and initiatives. This includes among others, subscription to and application of the principles and best practices outlined in the United Nations (UN) Principles for Responsible Banking; aligning the work that we do to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the ambitions of the African Union’s Agenda 2063.

With our pledge to implement the UN Principles for Responsible Banking, we affirm and express our willingness to assume an active leadership role to encourage sustainable practices and enable economic activities that create shared prosperity for current and future generations.

We also seek to promote efforts that will deepen democracy and impact the development of just and equitable societies where all people are treated equally, with access to health services, education and income-generating opportunities. On this front, we are leveraging our relationships with key stakeholders to influence policy change in a responsible and transparent manner.

This responsibility to make a measurable impact on people, society, and the planet and unlock the potential of Africana city lies Group-wide, and not just within certain business functions.

ABSA Learnerships Application

Learnerships online applications processes are made available during the year on a variety of websites.  Candidates will be required to apply, complete an online assessment, (this will take approximately 30 minutes) and agree to an interview.

On the application form, you will have to supply detail such as your name, contact detail, work experience, education along with contactable recommendations.  Additionally, candidates will also have to upload their curriculum vitae?s and any supporting documentation.

ABSA Learnerships Requirements

Candidates between the ages of 18 and 30.  All candidates must include a detailed curriculum vitae with contact details, contactable references as well as any information they feel may be pertinent to their application.  Please also include certified copies of all relevant certificates, ID, and proof of address no older than three months.  Candidates must be permanent South African residents and citizens.

Candidates will also be required to have the following:

  1. Matric
  2. Accounting or Mathematics
  3. English, read, write and speak
  4. Ability to communicate with clients
  5. Computer literate
  6. Be self-motivated and a team player
  7. Flexibility with a commitment to learn, but also have a willingness to work

Previous banking knowledge will be advantageous.  Experience within the retail sector will also be of an advantage.

The next step will be to complete the online assessment.  Candidates who meet the essential criteria will be notified via e-mail, along with the links to the assessments that need to be done.  Each assessment will measure your abilities and skill.

If you are selected from this process a telephonic interview will follow shortly.  This is in turn followed by a physical interview and then the selection process is complete.  After your physical interview, you will be contacted within 5 business days to be notified of the results.

ABSA Learnerships Closing Dates

The closing dates vary, depending on the position, as well as the branch.

Some of these close in February, others in March or April, most open within the last four month of the year and close during the first four of the following year.

For more information on the following career paths have a look at the links go to the ASBA Career website.