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Our Why

We are a community of individuals passionate about changing the landscape for the the youth in South Africa. We give first-time jobseekers, employers, non-profits and education institutions a platform through which they can engage and share value.

By doing so, we bridge the gap between the learning world and the working world and deliver on our purpose is to make more career opportunities more accessible to more first-time job seekers, more often.

Our team is made up of pretty much only interns and we work from a humble office in Salt River, Cape Town 🏡

Our Why

We are a community of individuals passionate about changing the landscape for the the youth in South Africa. We give first-time jobseekers, employers, non-profits and education institutions a platform through which they can engage and share value.

By doing so, we bridge the gap between the learning world and the working world and deliver on our purpose is to make more career opportunities more accessible to more first-time job seekers, more often.

Our team is made up of pretty much only interns and we work from a humble office in Salt River, Cape Town 🏡

Some of the highlights

24,507

INTERNS

331

EMPLOYERS

235

OPPORTUNITIES

117

LIVES CHANGED

Our Values

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Trust

Total transparency

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Listen

Cognitive curiosity

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Freedom

Absolute autonomy

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Speed

Try & test

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Collaboration

Humble & helpful

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Reliable

Consistently consistent

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Growth

Lifelong learning

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Innovation

Responsible risk-takers

Our Values

Angel-Halo-Emoji-small
Trust

Total transparency

ear-listen
Listen

Cognitive curiosity

lightbulb-innovation
Innovation

Responsible risk-takers

hands-up
Freedom

Absolute autonomy

books-growth
Growth

Lifelong learning

reliable-100
Reliable

Consistently consistent

high-five
Collaboration

Humble & helpful

rocket-speed
Speed

Try & test

Our Immediate Family

We are a proud ‘by the interns, for the interns’ team. We only hire through our very own platform and we never hire someone more senior than whoever is already in the business. By doing this, we are proving how the youth, when given the opportunity, can do great things for our economy.

Gloria Mboma

Candidate Success Intern

Gloria is one of the champions of our candidate team and makes sure that everyone is taken good care of and that jobs are advertised.

Jaryd Raizon

Founding Intern

Jaryd is the founder of Trusted Interns and does a little bit of everything, focusing mainly on tech and design.

Jason Schwegmann

Customer Success Intern

Jason is our newest team member, and one of the superstars that looks after our customers.

Louise Copland

Content Success Intern

Louise is the other half of the candidate team, and our resident community manager/copywriter.

Rendani Mathikhi

Customer Success Intern

Rendani descends from Pretoria, and is our other customer success superstar. She studies accounting part-time.

Wonderful You

Anything you want to be

Gloria is one of the champions of our candidate team and makes sure that everyone is taken good care of and that jobs are advertised.

Our Current Team

We are a proud ‘by the interns, for the interns’ team. We only hire through our very own platform and we never hire someone more senior than whoever is already in the business. By doing this, we are proving how the youth, when given the opportunity, can do great things for our economy.

Gloria Mboma

Candidate Success Intern

Gloria is one of the champions of our candidate team and makes sure that everyone is taken good care of and that jobs are advertised.

Jaryd Raizon

Founding Intern

Jaryd does bits of everything; mostly client relations, product development, marketing and office gees.

Jason Schwegmann

Customer Success Intern

Jason handles key client relationships and in his free time, he can be found approving profiles for fun.

Louise Copland

Content Success Intern

Louise is the content queen and makes sure we capture and share the success stories we create.

Rendani Mathikhi

Customer Success Intern

Rendani takes the best care of employers looking to onboard interns and almost literally holds their hands along the whole process.

Wonderful You

Anything you want to be

Gloria is one of the champions of our candidate team and makes sure that everyone is taken good care of and that jobs are advertised.

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