ERRATUM: DEPARTMENT OF INDEPENDENT POLICE INVESTIGATIVE DIRECTORATE: Kindly note that the post of Director: Communication and Marketing reference no: Q9/2021/43 advertised in Public Service Vacancy Circular post-date 30 July 2021, with closing 16 August 2021. Applicants who applied for the post are informed that a further requirement for appointment at SMS level will be the successful completion of the Senior Management Pre-entry Programme as endorsed by the National School of Government. This is a Public Service specific training programme which will be applicable for appointment at SMS level. With effect from 1 April 2020, an individual may qualify, if they have successfully completed a Public Service Senior Management Leadership Programme for appointment at SMS level. Shortlisted applicants should therefore be informed that they will be required to submit proof that they have registered for the Pre-entry Certificate, which can be accessed using the following link: https://www.thensg.gov.za/trainingcourse/sms-pre-entry-programme. The appointee to such post must have completed the pre-entry certificate and must be in possession of such prior to taking up the post.