Eight new UnockD recruits have started their empowerment journey to becoming world-class BARISTAS at the prestigious Costa Academy in Dubai. Joining the original team of five consisting of Koketso Songwane, Hilton Kutu, Ignicious Phau, Sakhile Duze and Samuel Mofokeng.
Together they’ll be receiving intensive training and on-the-job mentoring that will culminate in their deployment into careers they can continue in Dubai or back here in South Africa to explore opportunities in home soil.
Bon Voyage to Nizaam Basha, Tevin Middleton, Thabiso Mabha, Marvin Mkhize, Thabang Mokwena, Antonio Thompson, Portia Makume and Elias Mofokeng. UnlockD is inspired by a vision of society where youth have the knowledge and skills to become empowered young leaders and create positive change in their lives.
A key component to that process is building a pipeline of young individuals ready to take their place in the work force by integrating work-relevant training with on the-job experience to increase candidate employability. We dedicate significant effort to identifying committed youth, enhancing their skill-set, and exposing them to opportunities to secure career-oriented jobs.
To eradicate unemployment one skilled and work ready candidate at a time.
To source, unlock and place unemployed youth into opportunity and career oriented jobs.
To build a collaborative ecosystem of candidates, sponsors, clients and partner that drives empowerment.