On the 10th – 12th April 2017, Umzimvubu Local Municipality will be hosting its Annual Career Expo at Sophia Park, KwaBhaca (Mt Frere) from 8:30 to 15:30. This is a developmental programme that focuses on Grade 12 learners residing within the area of Umzimvubu Local Municipality. The programme entails bursary opportunities, employment opportunities and skills development opportunities. In light of the above mentioned, this is a self-driven programme by education institutions, private businesses and relevant government organisations that highlight various career opportunities in different sectors.
According to the Mayor, Cllr B.P Mabengu,”The career expo seeks to promote the exchange of ideas between members of the University and representatives of other organisations on matters affecting the employment of graduate members of the University while providing expert advice and information on career issues to organisations outside the University”.
Umzimvubu aims to provide services efficiently and free from discrimination while adhering to national codes of good practice and professional standards. With this said, Umzimvubu aims to help students understand and develop the necessary skills to equip them for their future endeavors.