Sayouth -DOE School Covid-19 Screeners

The Gauteng Department of Education is looking to recruit unemployed youth as COVID-19 Screeners at schools, district offices, head Office and teacher centres. Screeners will be paid a stipend of R3 500 per month. The fixed term contract will be from 26 July – 31 December 2021.

Hiring Organization: Sa youth
Salary: Market Related
Job Title: Covid-19 Screeners
Location Country: South Africa
Job Location Province: Gauteng
Job Location City/Town: All town

Requirements include:

Minimum school qualification of Grade 12
Good organisational skills
Flexibility and creativity
Enjoy working with children and young adults
Patience, confidence and a compassionate attitude
Good literacy and numeracy skills
Ability to manage groups of learner and deal with challenging behaviour
Ability to communicate in English and one other official language
Only Gauteng residents can apply
Applicants must live within walking distance of the school where they apply

Covid-19 Screeners will be responsible for ensuring adherence to Covid-19 standard operating procedures.

They will supervise social distancing among school children all the time, take and register temperatures and vital signs- and sanitise learners, educators and visitors. Screeners will also have to compile weekly and monthly reports.

Former beneficiaries of the Gauteng Youth Brigades, Presidential Youth Employment Intervention and Bus Conductor Programme can apply but preference will be given to new applicants.


The only way to apply for this opportunity is to register and apply on the zero-rated site. You can search for the school closest to where you live.

Apply here