Youth Employment Service (YES)

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Youth Employment Service (YES)


What Is The Youth Employment Service Initiative?

  • The Youth Employment Service (Y.E.S) Initiative is a programme that has been initiated by the Department of Trade and Industry.

  • Y.E.S aims to provide jobs for young black South Africans aligned with Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) strategies.

  • Y.E.S enables any entity (EME, QSE or Generic) an opportunity to enhance its B-BBEE Level by 1 or 2 levels


How can ExcelGrow Assist you? 

A. Phase I - YES Administration - Includes the following steps:

  1. YES Workshop - To get all stakeholders on board.

  2. Client Preparation - To calculate budget, to qualify client for the YES programme, to register client with the YES Company.

  3. Candidate Registration - To assistance in selection and registration of candidates with YES Company.

  4. Candidate Induction - Induction session with YES Candidates to.

  5. Information Session & Candidate Fixed Term Contracts.

  6. Guidance - Quarterly Meeting with Client to assist in Admin Processes.

  7. Final BBBEE Verification Documentation - Assisting Companies to compile required documents for the Verification Process.


B. Phase II - Coaching Programme Via the ExcelGrow Occupation Hub - Includes the following steps:

  1. Psychometric testing while candidates is at work

  2. Various skills programmes

  3. Various workshops

Next Steps:

  • Contact our office to arrange a meeting.

  • An assessment will be made of your specific needs, followed by an agreed upon process.

  • Note: The first meeting is always free of charge.