About Career Planet

Career Planet’s core business is the provision of accessible career and training-related information and resources, via a mobile platform, to people making career choices.  In addition, we have partnered with Bright Eyes Publishers on a printed *Careers Guide magazine: The Complete South African Careers Guide”  that is uniquely responsive to industry needs, and available from over 2000 leading retailers in South Africa.

Career Planets mobi-web site is a content-rich and holistic resource for learners, students, parents, educators and employers. The site contains a wealth of information and practical tips on getting ahead. The platform focuses mainly on the following areas:

  • The world of work, including scarce skills and skills for the future
  • Career planning, including subject choices at school
  • Training opportunities
  • Entrepreneurship information, opportunities and support
  • Job, learnership and internship opportunities
  • Personal development

Our platform provides the means to bring about positive social change in South Africa. It is a unique and scalable social enterprise with over 116 000 registered members.

Companies, training providers, government bodies and educational institutions are encouraged to use Career Planet to promote their opportunities directly to young people (and each other) via the platform.

Our vision:

To become South Africa’s number one online and printed resource for access to information and opportunities in training, careers, and personal growth with a strong focus on sustainable self-employment.

Our mission:

To use technology as an enabler to provide a comprehensive source of advice and information on how to prepare for the world of work from as early as grade 9 all the way through to a successful, fulfilling career.

Our credentials:

  • Career Planet is a Section 21 company
  • Registration no: 2007/007480/08
  • PBO number: 930025803
  • Career Planet: Career Discovery Centre™ is a registered trademark

Career Planet has been providing online access to career and skills development information since 2008. We have 116 528 registered members (as of: 21/10 2108) and have attracted 3.194 million visitors.

* The Complete South African Careers Guide is a comprehensive source of advice and information for learners, parents, teachers and job seekers on how to plan and prepare for a successful, fulfilling career from as early as Grade 9. It covers everything from exam-readiness to skills development, psychometric testing information and entrepreneurship; featuring hundreds of the most in-demand careers available in South Africa.
The Complete SA Careers Guide is the print magazine partner to South Africa’s most compelling and relevant online careers portal for our times – www.careerplanet.co.za.
Together, they are a significant multi-media platform addressing the unemployment crisis (especially among our youth) and offering solutions, opportunities and services to all South Africans.

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