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View all the latest department of labour vacancies here. On this page you will find all the latest job openings for 2022. Interested candidates can find the latest jobs and apply online.

About the Department

Welcome to the department Labour vacancies page. On this page you will find all the latest open job opportunities available.


The department of labour will strive for a labour market which is conducive to investment, economic growth, employment creation and decent work.


Regulate the South Africa labour market for a sustainable economy through:

  • Appropriate legislation and regulations.
  • Inspection, compliance monitoring and enforcement.
  • Protection of human rights.
  • Provision of Employment Services.
  • Promoting equity.
  • Social and income protection.
  • Social dialogue.


  • We treat employees with care, dignity and respect.
  • We respect and promote.
  • Client centred services.
  • Accountability.
  • Integrity and ethical behaviour.
  • Learning and development.
  • We live the Batho Pele Principles.
  • We live the principles of the Department’s Service Charter.
  • We inculcate these values through our performance management system.


The Department of Labour will play a significant role in reducing unemployment, poverty and inequality   through a set of policies and programmes developed in consultation with social partners, which are aimed  at:​

  • Improved economic efficiency and productivity.
  • Employment creation.
  • Sound labour relations.
  • Eliminating inequality and discrimination in the workplace.
  • Alleviating poverty in employment.

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