CATHSSETA STRATEGIC PROJECTS 2022/23 APPLICATIONS

CATHSSETA HEREBY INVITES APPLICATIONS FROM STAKEHOLDERS AND LEGAL ENTITIES
WHO FALL WITHIN ITS SCOPE.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: CCG to host CATHSSETA’s ERP System

Dear Valued Stakeholder

Please note that CATHSSETA has appointed a new service provider to host and maintain the Enterprise Resource Planning System (ERP) which includes CATHSSETA integrated Management System (CIMS) as well as SAGE 200/300.

ERP is a system that CATHSSETA utilises for submission including current Mandatory Grant (WSP and ATR), evaluation and payments of Mandatory & Discretionary Grant platform, through CIMS.

CCG Systems has been appointed as the new service provider to host and maintain the ERP System taking over from DAJO Technologies. A handover process has commenced with the ERP system scheduled for switchover downtime on the 28 March 2022. CATHSSETA’s stakeholders are hereby notified of the change in service providers and requested to endure with the SETA to allow for the system migration

Please note that the handover process will not influence your stored information on CIMS, and the current process of SDF registration, Company management and submission of grant application forms.

Furthermore, please note that this does not change the submission deadline for mandatory grant which is 30 April 2022.

Mandatory Grants Workshops 2022/23

Dear Valued Stakeholder

CATHSSETA invites you to the virtual CIMS training workshops for Mandatory Grant submission period. The purpose of these workshops is to provide you with the relevant information and training that will assist you in submitting your application for 2022/23 Mandatory Grant. The window opened on 14 February 2022 and will close on 30 April 2022.

Dates for the training are as follows:

  Date Province Session
  2022/02/21 Gauteng
North West
09:00 – 12:00
13:00 – 16:00
  2022/02/22 KwaZulu Natal
Free State
09:00 – 12:00
13:00 – 16:00
  2022/02/23 Eastern Cape
Northern Cape
09:00 – 12:00
13:00 – 16:00
  2022/02/24 Western Cape 09:00 – 12:00
  2022/02/23 Limpopo
Mpumalanga
09:00 – 12:00
13:00 – 16:00

To secure your space, RSVP by completing the Delegation Registration Form and email to Nonkonzo@cathsseta.org.za by no later than 18 February 2022.

For further queries, please email Ms Nomhle Shabangu on nomhle@cathsseta.org.za

CATHSSETA MANDATORY GRANT 2022 WINDOW NOW OPEN

The Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport, Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA) invites all CATHSSETA levy-paying employers to submit their 2022 Mandatory Grant applications. The Mandatory Grant application forms are now available on the CATHSSETA Integrated Management System (CIMS). Skills Development Facilitator’s (SDFs) may log onto CIMS to register and complete their application forms online.

The deadline for submission of Mandatory Grant applications is 30 April 2022 at 23h59.

Expression of interest – Strategic projects

Dear Valued Stakeholders,

CATHSSETA hereby invites CET Colleges and legal entities who fall within its scope to submit expression of interest applications for Strategic projects.

Refer to the attached Strategic Projects Advert for more information.

Interested entities should complete the expression of interest application and declaration of authorised person documents attached and submit together with the supporting documents outlined in the advert to the following email address: dg2@cathsseta.org.za .

The closing date for submitting applications is Friday, 28 January 2022 @ 16h00.

2022/23 Discretionary Grant Window Now Open

CATHSSETA hereby invites applications for Discretionary Grant funding from stakeholders and legal entities that fall within the CATHSSETA scope. Application guidelines for Discretionary Grant funding framework including

Occupational and Skills gaps are accessible on the CATHSSETA website

The submission of applications is done online on the CATHSSETA Information Management System (CIMS),

Only submitted applications will be evaluated.

Applications should reach CATHSSETA no later than 28 January 2022 at 16h00. No applications will be accepted after the deadline

For more information on how to submit your application, please email tebogo@cathsseta.org.za

CATHSSETA Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) Manual is now available for download.

The Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) Manual is for providing guidance on Access to information in terms of the Promotion of Access to Information Act No.2 of 2000 as amended.

Please click here to download.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS OF SUITABLE CANDIDATES FROM THE ORGANISED LABOUR CONSTITUENCY WITHIN THE JURISDICTION OF THE CULTURE, ARTS, TOURISM, HOSPITALITY AND SPORT SECTOR EDUCTION AND TRAINING AUTHORITY (CATHSSETA) TO SERVE AS MEMBERS OF THE BOARD

Section 9 of the Skills Development Act No. 97 of 1998 as amended (SDA) makes provision for the
establishment of Sector Education Training Authorities (SETAs) for each national economic sector. Each
SETA must perform its functions in accordance with SDA, the Skills Development Levies Act No.9 of
1999 (SDLA), the Public Finance Management Act No. 1 of 1999 as amended (PFMA) and any other
legislation and the SETA Constitution.

Organised Labour Constituent members are invited to submit nominations of candidates to be considered
for appointment by the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Honourable Dr B.E.
Nzimande, to fill the following vacancies on the Board of the CATHSSETA :

Two (2) Members representing Organised Labour (female candidates preferred).

NB: In order to promote representivity in relation to gender and geographical spread on the Board,
we encourage candidates, mostly female residing in Eastern Cape, Free State, Northern Cape,
Western Cape and Mpumalanga Provinces to avail themselves for nomination.

Section 11(4)(c) of the SDA states that “in appointing the members as contemplated in subsection (2),
the Minister, must ensure, in so far as is practicably possible, that the membership of the Accounting
Authority (Board) in question is drawn from the ranks of senior officials in the organisations in question”.
Candidates must meet the requirements stated below and must be currently occupying senior ranks
within their organisations:

  • Possession of relevant undergraduate educational qualification and experience in the fields of: Financial
    management; Education, Training and Development; Corporate Governance and Law;
  • Knowledge and understanding of legislative, regulatory prescripts and policies governing the SETA
    environment.

Nominations to be completed using the prescribed forms, obtainable from the CATHSSETA website:
www.cathsseta.org.za. Nomination must be accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae of the
nominee, certified copy of Identity Document (ID); Educational qualifications (certified within six (6)
months); and a letter of consent from the nominating organisation, indicating the availability of the
nominee. No self nomination/application will be accepted. Candidates shall be subjected to security,
criminal and credit checks and qualification verification as part of the appointment process.
Nominations should be addressed to: The Chief Executive Officer, and emailed to:

Johanna@cathsseta.org.za. Only emailed nominations will be accepted. Enquiries can be made to
Boardsecretariat@cathsseta.org.za. Closing date is 06 October 2021 at 17h00. Nominations received
after the closing date will not be considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates
only.

NOMINATION OF CANDIDATE FOR APPOINTMENT AS A MEMBER OF CATHSSETA BOARD
Accounting Authority Declaration of Interest Form
MIE Consent Form Incl Crim Address Quals 1