FNB Learnership Programme

Submitted by Suzaan Beneke on Fri, 12/11/2020 - 12:56

Every year, First National Bank (FNB) offers a select few candidates an opportunity to join the banking sector.

If chosen, you’ll have a chance to increase your work experience and learn more about the financial sector, service delivery, building gratifying relationships with customers, as well as the culture and innovativeness of the banking sector.

You’ll learn about the workings of all levels of management and work on cost-effective solutions to solve financial problems. If that’s not enough, you’ll learn about the completion of documentation, required forms for an assortment of dealings, including reporting, updating, planning, loans, cashier workings, administration and much more.

With a learnership from FNB you can fast-track your career within the banking sector, choosing to go into one of these directions:

  • Information Technology
  • Business Analyst
  • Project Management
  • Testing
  • Finance Advisor
  • Bank Teller
  • Accounting
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing Manager
  • Loans Officer
  • Home Loans Officer
  • Branch Manager
  • ATM Technician
  • IT Business Analyst
  • Debt Counsellor
  • Treasury Analyst


To be considered for a position, you must meet all of the following requirements:

  • be a South African citizen 
  • hold a valid Matric
  • have a valid ID document
  • hold a degree or certifications within the relevant (where applicable)
  • have a clear criminal record
  • have exceptional communication skills
  • be able to communicate with clients
  • be professional
  • be competent and thorough
  • be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • be able to work as part of a team and individually
  • be able to do the planning and administrative duties as required

You will also need to have these attributes:

  • be friendly and helpful
  • be ethical
  • a fast learner
  • innovative
  • must take accountability for their actions
  • be reliable and trustworthy


Applications become available when there is a need for new candidates. To join the broad, exciting industry of banking, keep an eye on their careers page for when the next learnership opportunity comes along.