Science and Innovation

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View all the latest Science and Innovation 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 Science and Innovation vacancies page. On this page you will find all the latest open job opportunities available at the Science and Innovation.

Our Vision

Increased well being and prosperity through science, technology and innovation.

Our Mission

To provide leadership, an enabling environment and resources for science, technology and innovation in support of South Africa’s development.

Corporate Values

We are guided by the following values:


The Department is professional and delivers high-quality performance to both internal and external stakeholders.


The Department is innovative in solving problems and enhancing effectiveness and efficiency.

Ethical behaviour

The Department and its employees are consistent in their actions, and accountable and transparent in dealing with public funds and other resources.

Knowledge sharing

The Department and its employees share and use knowledge constructively to ensure it contributes to the building of a robust and productive knowledge economy.

Latest News

A Strategic Approach to Finding Your Next Job

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How to Prepare for a Virtual Interview

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How to Compile your CV in 2022

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