Woolworths Student Weekend Jobs: How to Apply & Benefits

Are you enrolled as a student and have you really wanted to work in the retail industry?

Woolworths Student Weekend Jobs may be of interest to you as a source of extra income if you answered yes.

Woolworths have a philosophy that people don’t work for them, they are in fact ‘Woolworths‘. You are the brand.

If you were looking for casual jobs at Woolworths, then join the family anytime by following the instructions we will discuss in this article.

The company has plenty of job opportunities for students who wish to work over the weekend and part-time. Young students who love retail and would like to grow in the business.

The job doesn’t pay well enough to make a living but can boost your CV/resume with experience and help you financially as a student.

It’s proven that CVs with work experience don’t get ignored by managers. In fact, they’ll like you better because you already have the most important skill – working with people.

How to Apply for Woolworths Student Weekend Work

To get started in joining the Woolworths community, all you need to do is SMS “Student” to 45554 and follow instructions, standard SMS rates apply and will cost you only R1.50.

You must be a full-time registered student over 18 years or older and willing to work weekends, evenings, and holidays.

It may take up to 8 SMSes to complete your application. Your information will be used for recruitment and employment purposes only.

In-store application:

Drop off your CV at any store, and it will be forwarded to the head office for processing. Woolworths operates more than 200 stores across the country, which makes it easy to apply however the process may take some time due to the number of factors to be considered.

Online application:

To begin your online student job application, go to www.careers.woolworths.co.za and follow these steps:

  1. Click on the “Search for Jobs” button.
  2. Enter your search criteria, including your preferred location and job type (e.g., casual, part-time).
  3. Scroll through the list of job openings and select the one that you are interested in.
  4. Read through the job description and requirements to make sure you meet the criteria.
  5. Click on the “Apply Now” button to start your application.
  6. Fill out the online application form with your personal and contact details, work experience, education, and any other relevant information.
  7. Upload your resume and cover letter if required.
  8. Submit your application.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email confirmation. If your application is successful or considered, you will be contacted by a Woolworths representative to schedule an interview.

Keep CV Update-to-date

Whether you’re applying for Woolworths jobs or any other opportunity, you must ensure your CV is up to date with significant information.

Include only the information related to the job role you’re applying for, as it’ll help the recruiter to understand you better. It’s also okay if you don’t have that much experience, simply highlight your talent and aspirations in the introduction of your professional summary.

Often, candidates make the mistake of sending a general CV, that’s not tailored for the position and miss out on potential opportunities.