We are Hiring a Project Manager for Mathematics!

Purpose of the job To plan, organise and implement an appropriate instructional and developmental program in a learning and teaching environment that guides and encourages students and teachers to develop and fulfil their academic and teaching potential in Mathematics (Grade 10-12). Reporting relations and contacts The position is based in Ferndale, Randburg, and reports to […]

PROTEC’s Class of 2023 set to make their mark in STEM careers

PROTEC’s Class of 2023 matriculants from the NPO’s 11 branches and projects, representing 105 high schools in disadvantaged areas in four provinces, delivered sterling results. The total of 285 learners achieved a close on 95% pass rate, an impressive 75% bachelor pass rate, and 384 distinctions between them. PROTEC, which wholly relies on donor support, […]

A lovely message from PROTEC Tongaat as their 2023 year closed

Dear PROTEC Tongaat friends, colleagues and partners As the year draws to a close, and we prepare to take time out with our loved ones, I would like to thank each and every one of you, for your valuable contributions, both financial and in-kind, that make PROTEC possible. As Mrs Mkhize so poignantly expressed at our […]

PROTEC welcomes new Chairperson

Antony Hlungwane Antony, who is an alumnus of PROTEC, is the founder of Futurecentric Group and CEO of The Unplugg Group. He is also Chairperson of BBM Energy Solutions and non-executive director of Jet Education Services. He was previously Group IT Director at Mr Price Group and Chief Technology Officer for Hollard Insurance. Antony’s four […]


Deloitte is committed to making an impact to 14 million African lives by 2030 and as part of living our purpose of making an impact to our people, clients and society, the Deloitte Executive Committee has approved a Volunteer policy that gives staff up to 40 hours per annum to volunteer at organisations in need. […]

PROTEC’s anniversary events attract support from local celebrities

PROTEC’s 40-year celebratory events are taking shape with interest growing in the Fundraising Golf Day and the Gala Dinner – both on 9 June – which feature exciting participation by leading celebrities such as world-renowned boxing champion, Brian Mitchell; leading author, Nyimpini Mabunda; Lions Rugby legend, Pietie Meyer; and others. Balan Moodley, PROTEC’s CEO, is […]


ENGINEERING ACADEMY COHORTS COMPLETE THEIR FIRST DESIGN CHALLENGES FOR THE YEAR Our Engineering Academy learners have completed their first Design Challenges for 2023! Our Academy participants, both Cohort 1 and 2, can breathe a breath of relief as they have overcome their first milestone for 2023 as they finished Clean Stream and Spring Loaded, respectively. […]


If we are to inspire a new generation of career men and women, we need to start exposing and inspiring learners to the various career options available while they are still in their lower grades. This allows them to make informed decisions when choosing careers. The Next Engineers: Engineering Discovery programme boasts itself in inspiring […]


It is, once again, that time of the year! The Next Engineers Johannesburg team is recruiting learners for the Engineering Camp for 2023. We are looking for 200 learners across all Johannesburg districts. Engineering Camp Applications are open until the 19th of May 2023, after which the selection will take place and the selected applicants […]

PROTEC Fundraising Events

Our fundraising events are nearing us and we would really like you to join us. Please complete the form below to register your attendance. https://acrobat.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:fd1d73e8-5cd9-3242-a45f-cdc05e037d6f

Alumni Contact Details

To all our Alumni – we would like to keep our records updated. Please would you be so kind to complete the attached form if you have a change in your contact details. https://protec.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/PROTEC-Alumni-contact-form-2-May-2023.pdf

Branch News – Protec Tongaat

Branch News Protec Tongaat There was great jubilation in the matric Class of 2022 who kept the PROTEC flag flying high with outstanding results: 34 Learners 100% Pass Rate 97% bachelor pass 96 distinctions 6 in maths and 7 in physics Given the many challenges this class faced over the last two and a half […]

Donor News

AngloGold Ashanti is embarking on a new project with PROTEC, following the remarkable success of the three-year programme

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