NASHO Social Housing Internships 2022

NASHO Social Housing is inviting all applicants to apply for their ongoing Graduate / Internship Programme 2022.

The organisation seeks to appoint a Post Graduate Intern based in Johannesburg.  As a postgraduate intern, you will be exposed to the different role players in social housing sector, including but not limited to social housing delivery agents, the regulator and different levels of government, and funders. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in reviewing current and draft legislation and policies to understand their implications for the sector for recommendation
  • Assist in conducting research on current issues impacting social housing sector and NASHO members 
  • To provide comprehensive, effective, and efficient research support across NASHO’s research and advocacy interests
  • To produce accurate and timeous reports.
  • To assist with any day-to-day ad-hoc programme administrative tasks and implementation of those tasks
  • Provide support to the project managers leading the different programmes and projects including Municipal Support Programme, Incubation Programme
  • Candidates should have a university post graduate degree or working towards completing their post graduate degree in Housing and Human Settlement, Built Environment i.e., Planning, Urban Studies, Property Studies etc. or related degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. 


  • This is a 14-month internship programme

 Suitable candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Commit to the internship for a period of 14 months
  • Must be able to speak fluent English and any other South African language
  • Must be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Must be a South African Citizen
  • Interns will be paid a monthly stipend
  • Be available to work from the Johannesburg offices of NASHO

Interested applicants must submit the following:

A covering letter, outlining your areas of interest and suitability. Maximum 1 page

Detailed CV with at least 2 contactable references.

Clear and certified copies of their relevant tertiary education degrees and/or certificates including subjects studied and transcripts.

Internship Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng

Internship Closing Date: 07 March 2022

How to Apply For NASHO Social Housing Internships Programme

Applications must be submitted by e-mail,  to:

Shortlisted candidates are required to attend an interview in Johannesburg with direct costs covered by NASHO.

NASHO is committed to equity in employment and supporting transformation. Our goal is a diverse, inclusive workforce that reflects the communities we serve. Applications are strongly encouraged from candidates from previously disadvantaged groups who historically suffered discrimination particularly racial and gender discrimination.

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