Career day planned to help Northern areas learners

2016-02-24 06:00

THE Bethesda Congregational Church in Port Elizabeth will be organising a career day to instil the value and importance of a formal education in the minds of learners.

The career day will take place on February 27 at the SM Arends hall at 10am.

The aim of this expo, run by the children’s unit of the church, is to assist learners to get their focus back to their schoolwork during the current education crisis in the Northern areas.

According to Charmaine Coetzee from the children’s unit at this church, the expo is the first of many steps that they will take to ensure that learners have all the help and support that they need to get them through school.

“We believe that this initiative will also help those learners who are currently not in school and who face the socio-economic challenges of our area on a daily basis,” said Coetzee.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
PARTNER CONTENT
INFOGRAPHIC: New thinking required for retirement

Everything we believe about retirement is fast becoming outdated.

PARTNER CONTENT
WATCH: How education can change a life

A university education gives students the chance to create a better future for themselves, their families and to opportunity achieve their dreams.

/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.