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We are passionate about our cause and committed to our mission: to promote the equal rights of children, and to support their full participation in the political, social and economic development of their communities. That's our vision. And it's the world we'd like to build with you.

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce. We encourage qualified candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organisation.

If you are a committed and creative professional and are passionate about making a positive and lasting difference to the lives of children in South Africa, the world's leading children's rights organisation would like to hear from you.

For information about careers and short-term employment at UNICEF around the world, visit the global employment site.


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Click on the links below to find the available positions for experienced professionals with UNICEF South Africa



No vacancies at this time.



Education in Emergency Consultant, Surge Support Technical Support to DBE – Planning and Implementation of an effective response to Covid 19 (Open to South African Nationals ONLY)
Closing Date: 05 June 2020
To support the planning and implementation of an effective response to the current COVID-19 crisis in the Basic Education Sector.



No internships at this time.

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