"Success Story"
Thabiso Mohlape

Thabiso, who is from Greymont in Johannesburg is a spirited and lively young man whose hopes anddreams include being one of the best Sports Coaches South Africa has ever seen. His passion for the sporting industry started at a young age where he was inspired by local sport stars and keeping physically fit. As most […]

"Success Story"
Kuthu Madumo

Kuthu Madumo was enrolled in Automotive Repair & Maintenance at Sparrow FET College in July 2017. He completed his 6 months of workplace based practical experience in June 2018 at Imperial Ford in Germiston. Even though Imperial Ford Germiston offered him employment, Kuthu decided to return to Sparrow to further his studies in Tyre Repairing […]

"Success Story"
Tebello Mokgatla

At 27 years Tebello Mokgatla had been unemployed for 2 years. Opportunities were few, so Tebello decided to go back to school. She enrolled in the Sparrow Professional Cookery Programme in 2015. Opportunities opened and with her qualification she got a job at Spar in Bloet Mall where she worked in the kitchen. A stable […]

"Success Story"
Tshepang Mahlangu

Tshepang is 25 years old and attended Bokamoso High School. He enrolled in the FET in 2018 where he did the AMR course. He was sponsored by Michelin and is now doing his apprenticeship at VW Germiston where he is excelling and has received many verbal compliments for the work he is doing. He says […]

"Success Story"
Justin Tebogo Mojapelo

Justin Tebogo Mojapelo was sponsored by Spar, and completed two courses at Sparrow FET College: Professional Cookery and Assistant Chef. He says that graduating from Sparrow has been his greatest achievement so far, and through these courses he was able to find his passion. He talked about how this allowed him to stop the irresponsible […]

5 tips to make your LinkedIn profile stand out

Having an impressive professional profile on LinkedIn is perhaps more important now than ever. With both job seekers and recruiters confined to their homes in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, now is the time to make sure your LinkedIn profile stands out among the rest. Here are five tips to help you take your […]

Get to know the Sparrow FET staff: Musa Thomo

As the world takes a collective breather in the face of the coronavirus outbreak, we invite you to sit back and get to know some of the people who keep the wheels rolling at Sparrow FET College. Musa Thomo has been a member of staff at Sparrow FET College since 2016, and was promoted to […]

Sparrow hosts SES volunteer, Norbert Stoldt

As part of a new partnership with Senior Expert Services (SES), a German needs-driven volunteer programme, Sparrow Schools was proud to host Mr Norbert Stoldt from 27 January to 28 February. Mr Stoldt, a 70-year-old retiree, and former yearslong Red Cross volunteer visited Sparrow as part of a knowledge exchange programme, led by SES. Norbert’s lifelong experience […]