Selection of Positions

Random selection of Internship and Volunteer position, projects, thesis in Cape Town, Somerset and Stellenbosch where Magister had people in the past or/ and presently open. Please notice that names and exact locations are changed or deleted. Even if you don't find your desired position or is not available for your desired period, Magister is still able to supply you with an suitable professional alternative. To apply please fill in the application form. A listing of most internship and volunteer positons and descriptions are stored in the Magister South Africa database. Here you find few examples in following fiels :

Hotel

Ref: 2001

Staying at this 5 Star Hotel combines the unique experience of Cape history, landscape, design and hospitality with all the expected comforts of an outstanding modern hotel. Known for its spectacular quiet setting, attentive hospitality, two restaurants, fine wines and excellent health and leisure facilities. Testimonials from guests point out that they feel equally at home here on both leisure and business trips. Serving one of the world’s great cities, the Hotel is run with passion and attention to detail. The 'Au Jardin' serves gastronomic French cuisine in an unsurpassed setting overlooking the Hotel gardens and Table Mountain. Distinguished by its imaginative menu, Au Jardin's reputation for service excellence, comfort and the finest wine cellar in the Cape make dining here a memorable experience. Managed by Paul  - the executive chef. He has set imaginative menus and select wines to provide a culinary experience par excellence.

Location: 15 minutes Cape Town City Centre
Car required: Yes
Dress code: Smart

Duties
Front Office
Management
Food and Beverage etc

Requirements
Study background hotel management
Preferable related past practical experiences
Good English skills, and any other language is an added advantage 
Willing to work hard
Presentable

Hotel

Ref: 2002

This Hotel was established in 1714 on eleven acres and has played an important part in the history of the Cape. The premises are very well built, and contiguous to them is a pretty garden, and a considerable vineyard, which increases yearly in size”. The Hotel has a total of 34 bedrooms, from cosy Courtyard Rooms with charm and character to the luxurious Country House bedrooms and combines the classic comfort and spaciousness of yesteryear with bathrooms to dream of. The very popular restaurant provides meals to remember accompanied by fine Cape wines. There are three rooms to choose from, the gracious Agterkamer, the Heerenkamer where pictures reflect the Cape’s French connection, and the intimate Cullinan room ideal for private gatherings. Cosy pub lunches, and sundowners on the terrace can also be enjoyed in The Boer ‘n Brit in the Jonkershuis. This Hotel provides the chance for businesses to host conferences or functions, and the surroundings are ideal in terms of rivers, woods, mountains and the hotel inviting pool.

Location: 15 minutes Cape Town City Centre
Car required: Yes
Dress code: Smart

Duties
Part of the team of more than 50 staff members.
Front office
Food and beverage operational
Guest and Staff liaison and duty management
Assisting with preparation for and staffing of events
Creating a variety of applications for business assistance.
Responsible for counting cash and recording amount received/deposited as well as preparing cash summaries.

Requirements
Studying in a tourism/hotel industry related environment
Fluency in English, and in other languages would be an advantage
Able to work with word processing applications to produce texts, tables, charts and graphs on a PC

Hotel

Ref: 2003

This Hotel is a very centrally located hotel with 207 rooms at the gateway to the vibrant and dynamic world renowned Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, within walking distance of Cape Town’s CBD, close to the N2 motorway and 15 minutes from the international airport. A nautical theme runs through the hotel and a spa-pool is available for guests to relax in the warm Cape weather. Rooms are spacious and air-conditioned with double or twin beds, they have television with M-Net and selected DStv channels, own bathrooms with bath and separate shower, tea and coffee making facilities and all have electronic safes large enough to accommodate a laptop Services at the hotel include Wireless Internet in the restaurant and most rooms, mini gym, coffee shop, boardroom, 24 hour reception and check-in, sundowner bar, sparkling swimming pool and 24 hour vending machines stocked with snacks and cold beverage items.

Location: City Centre Cape Town
Car required: No
Dress code: Smart

Duties
Front office administration include check in and checkout of guests
Operation of switchboard
Assisting with cashiering and carrying out concierge duties.
Food &Beverage where you will be involved with the restaurant, the bar and general supervision

Requirements
Study background in Hospitality/ Hotel industry
Enjoy working with people
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Want to be part of a dynamic team

Hotel

Ref: 2004

The 4-Star hotel is considered to be one the Cape Town’s finest urban luxury hotel and occupies a prime position. The Hotel features 68 luxurious suites on the top two floors of this multi-use building. Ideally situated for business and corporate travellers in Cape Town in South Africa, this luxury Hotel in Cape Town shares space with upmarket shops, trendy restaurants and various offices. Offering affordable 4-Star accommodation in Cape Town, the hotel also boasts flexible conference facilities and all suites have semi-self catering facilities.

Location: 10 minutes Cape Town City Centre
Car required: Preferable
Dress code: Smart

Duties
Check staff, guests and head office birthdays and send birthday e-mailer out
Check arrivals, are there any VIP arrivals that needs special gifting
Check site inspection rooms
Get the info packs ready for site inspections and confirm all times of site inspection
Search the Hot or not cards in company order
Change the specials templates in the lifts
Assist with the weekly sales reports
Send out the weekly site inspection e-mailer Monthly Duties
Assist with month end statistics
Assist with month end stock take
Assist with compiling the Marketing meeting pack
Take minutes of the Marketing meeting
Assist with the follow up actions

Requirements
Study background in Hospitality/hotel industry
Enjoy working with people
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Want to be part of a dynamic team