Angelina GovindsamyEmployer Partnerships Officer, SOUTH AFRICA South Africa
Angelina joined IYF South Africa as the Employer Partnerships Officer in the KwaZulu-Natal Province, helping to support South Africa's growing programmes portfolio with a specific focus on the High Gear project, which is working to boost the TVET college system in partnership with the automotive manufacturing sector. She has over 16 years of experience in South Africa’s skills development and quality assurance environment, with 10 of those years working within the SETA (Sector Education and Training Authority) system.
Angelina has worked closely with private and public organizations from a regional and national level providing technical advisory services; project managed SETA-funded learning programmes primarily targeted at youth from previously disadvantage backgrounds; and quality assured training at TVET colleges. Through her previous work, she has also advocated on HIV/Aids awareness and gender equity at workplaces whilst providing career guidance in remote areas in KZN. She is a qualified education, training, and development practitioner who is passionate and committed to empowerment of our future leaders through equal and quality skills development and creation of entrepreneurship opportunities.