The Best Way To Earn

While You Learn

Finding a part-time or full-time student job has never been easier.

Scouta matches your skills to jobs with  South Africa’s top employers. Start building your professional profile today, and get the executive job you want when you graduate.

Create your profile for FREE


Job Options


On-Demand Jobs

Need to pay some unexpected bills or just want some extra pocket money? Search once off quick jobs available. Get a job for a few hours up to a few days. 

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Casual Jobs

Have some time on your hands in the week or weekends? Earn money when it suits your schedule.  These jobs are for those with some extra free time to top up their bank balance or pay of student loans.

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Want to kick-start your career and get valuable work experience in your field of study?  These jobs are for those willing to endure minimum pay for maximum gain. Best to accelerate your knowledge and experience.

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Permanent Jobs

Near the end of your studies? Join our unique approach to getting you permanently hired. Earn a paycheck with employment benefits such as pension, healthcare, and opportunities to get promoted.

View Permanent Jobs

Why Create a Profile on Scouta?

The Scouta platform is designed to give students a head start to promising executive careers. Select from a variety of student job options to gain work experience in your field of studies.

•  Learning and working have never been this rewarding.

•  Personalised ratings and reviews to accelerate your career.

•  Recurring work opportunities.

•  Build your CV and references while studying.

•  More money to financially empower you.

•  Intern programmes to promote you.

•  Network with great potential employers.

•  Be a part of SA’s growing Student community.

How It Works

1. Create Your Profile


Create a professional student profile. Write a short description of your super skills and publish it for employers to see.


2. Apply For Jobs


Specify your skills, the kind of job you want such as temporary or permanent and get instant offers from employers within your area or anywhere in South Africa.

3. Go For An Interview
(If Necessary)


Some of our jobs do require going for interviews. If you get it, great! If not, then we will get you feedback to help you grow your professional skills.


4. Start Working


Got the job? Awesome. Now the ball is in your court. Rock up on time, full of energy, a positive attitude and a focused mind will ensure that you get the best ratings and recurring jobs.

5. Get Your Money


Getting paid is as easy as pie. Once a job is done, Scouta auto-magically pays the funds within 2 working days into your account. We issue a payslip, sort out your taxes and boost your ratings with reviews.


Become A Team Leader

With great power, comes greater responsibility but also money! Becoming a Team Leader is like reaching a CEO or similar executive status on the Scouta platform. Team leaders are required to recruit and manage their own teams of 10 students or more per job.

The better you and your team perform, the greater the pay, the better the reviews and the more the gates of employment heaven open for you.

Think you got what it takes? Give it all you got by signing up here today!


Student Safety


Scouta is a do-it-yourself digital platform. We take great care in curating, vetting and background screening of both students and employers. We apply all possible processes measures to ensure that students profiles are verified and employers are validated.

Be wary of scams and report them immediately to  team@scouta.me

Scouta is not responsible for the safety, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus employment.

Student FAQ’s

Yes, your registration and setup of your profile with your education and work experience will help you apply for jobs and get you hired quickly. You only have to set up a profile once.

Registering, setting up your profile and applying for jobs is currently FREE on Scouta.

If you are a registered student at an official Higher education institution (universities, academies and colleges) in South Africa and 18 years and older you can register on Scouta to find, internships, work experience, seasonal and part-time.

After you completed the job and the employer is satisfied with your performance you can expect to be paid within 2 days.