Jobs | Western Cape Government


How to apply

Find out how to take the first step towards your dream career in the Western Cape Government.

If you created an account before 1 June 2015, please create a new account to submit all future job applications.

If you need technical assistance in submitting your online job application make use of the following contact details between 8:30am and 4pm, Mondays to Fridays :

  • Western Cape Department of HealthSee advert details. 
  • Western Cape Education Department : 0861 923 322
  • All other departments: 0861 370 202 or send an email to 

* Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for any of the positions advertised by the Western Cape Government.

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Working at the Western Cape Government

Find out more about the Western Cape

The Western Cape Government works in co-operation with the National Government of South Africa to create laws for and provide services to the people of the Western Cape.

Meet our Premier, Alan Winde

The Premier, Alan Winde, is the executive authority in the Western Cape, mandated by the Constitution to be the head of the Western Cape Government.

Employment in the public service

If you have a genuine desire to serve your community, a career in the public service may be exactly what you are looking for. Find out more about our values, as well as training and development opportunities available to our employees.


Salaries and benefits 

When you apply for a position at the Western Cape Government, the job's salary will usually be mentioned in the advert. 


Like all employers in South Africa, the Western Cape Government needs to follow the laws of the country when it comes to recruiting, hiring and managing staff.