The Centre’s programmes are guided by the strategic objectives of the Gauteng Department of Education, in particular the goal to

"enable young people to make the transition from school to further education and/or work that provides further training opportunities."


In order to achieve our goals and to assist you on your career journey, we have:


  • a modern and fully equipped walk-in client contact service centre with experienced career development facilitators who can help you:


-  by showing you how to access learning opportunities or
   apply for bursaries, learner ships and apprenticeships

-  by offering you career advice and guidance based on
   current information

-  by sharing with you our computer based one on one
   Career Research Support complete application
   documentation for further or higher education

  • a professional psychological services team comprising of registered Education Psychologist, a Psychometrist and a Counsellor. This team has additional capacity of 4 -6 staff to handle most career related needs and is able to refer presenting barriers for appropriate intervention, to another suitably qualified professional.


  • a qualified, able and responsive career education Outreach team that is able to deliver career development services at a community level


  • a qualified, able and proactive career education Inreach team that delivers programmes in support of the Life Orientation curriculum to enhance the teaching and learning programmes in place.



An annual programme is offered to learners/youth/clients (school and post school) across Gauteng and includes professional career development support services like:

  • Career Assessment, Career Guidance and Counseling

    Group and/individual sessions can be booked via or call us on

    011 639 8450/8476/8479.

  • Life skills development and Career
    Education Workshops

    These development and education workshops are aimed on school grades from Grade7 to Grade12.


  • focus days/weekss

    Events created like days/weeks that focus on critical Industries where there is an opportunity to expose learners to industry role models, motivational speakers, actual career experiences, career challenges in certain fields and the opportunities available.


  • fun career holiday programmes

    These programmes uses a multimedia approach to stimulate good career development methods to bring about learning life skills needed to build successful careers.


  • industry tours

    We are the interface between Industry and Education and organise chaperoned tours to industry within Gauteng. These tours provide learners with hands-on experience of daily work environments and processes. To expose learners to entrepreneurship and learning opportunities over a wider industry range, you can also find us exhibiting at exciting and major trade shows around Gauteng at NASREC and Gallagher Convention Centre. We ensure that we brief youth holistically on how to take advantage of this opportunity and debrief them to ensure that they know how to follow through from the experience.

  • careers portal

    Discover Careers website has a balanced combination of life skills information & tools, developmental advice, labour market information as well as a wide range of career profiles. Career profiles are produced and updated to help you build your understanding of the variety of careers out there.


    Parents/Guardians and/or teachers can download information to support critical transitional points in the lives of children/youth at various stages in their development.  If information poses a problem clients can seek help by emailing: or they can contact the Sci-Bono Career Centre by calling 011 639 8476.