Early Childhood Development (ECD) Level 4 Learnership

Application form
Dear Applicant

This is an application form for an 18-month learnership at an ECD centre in the wider Cape Town area. The programme will run from 1 April 2024 to 30 September 2025.

Students will receive a SETA-accredited Early Childhood Level 4 Qualification at the end of the 18 months.

Please take note of the following criteria.

Applicants must:

  • be a South African citizen between 18 and 28 years.
  • hold a grade 11 or 12 pass.
  • be unemployed.
  • have a valid South African ID document.
  • reside in the Cape Town area.
  • have a clean criminal record.
  • experience working or volunteering at an ECD centre (beneficial but not required).
  • commit to an 18-month ECD learnership contract.

Kindly apply ONLY if you meet ALL the above criteria.

Applications close STRICTLY by 1 pm on Friday, 2 February 2024. Please consider your application unsuccessful if you have not heard from ORT SA CAPE by 15 February 2024.

Submit any queries to

NO LATE APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED. CVs or applications will NOT be accepted via email.

Shortlisted applicants must be available in FEBRUARY 2024 for the entrance assessment test and in MARCH 2024 for the interviews.

Link to apply

Apply here