Such courses will be concluded under two different categories:
a) As a bursary in terms of the Bursary Agreement or,
b) As a loan to the student in terms of the Student Loan Policy.
Bursary & Study Loan Policy
Guidelines The objective of this policy is to: -
Definition Of Bursary
A bursary is given to an employee when a specific course of study is considered by the Municipality to be beneficial to the employee's career development plan. Studies are fully paid for by the Municipality. Principles - Bursary
i) Repeat the course at his/her own expense, or
ii) Refund the bursary to the Municipality if he/she is unable to complete the course, or
iii) Continue with the course at his/her own expense. Study Leave For A Bursary
Definition Of Study Loan
Principles - Study Loan
Leave For Study Loan Scheme:
A progress report shall be completed annually whereby the HR department in conjunction with the relevant department evaluates the progress of all Bursars.
According to the evaluation certain actions may be recommended including the following: