Thursday, 18 February 2021 14:43

Part-Time Music Teacher: Electric Guitar (Contract Post)

St Stithians College
~ Johannesburg, Gauteng ~

St Stithians College is a proudly South African school, embracing diversity and offering a distinctive educational experience. Founded as a Methodist Church School, our Christian spirituality is central to our identity. Our College consists of primary and secondary boys’ and girls’ schools, together with a co-educational junior primary school. We are an independent, non-profit institution located on an expansive green campus in Sandton, Johannesburg. In addition, St Stithians incorporates Kamoka Bush School near Modimolle, and the Thandulwazi Maths & Science Academy on our Campus. As a College, we are intent on Inspiring Excellence and Making a World of Difference.


We strive to develop the character and potential of every young man entrusted into our care, through our academic, sport, cultural, leadership and outreach offerings. We believe that a boy-friendly education creates a cornerstone for developing young men of character.

Part-Time Music Teacher
Electric Guitar (Contract Post)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who believe they have the required skills and competencies to take on this position immediately.

The requirements of the position: 

  • A suitable professional qualification i.e. a degree or diploma in music or equivalent experience, having specialised in electric guitar 
  • Appropriate educational experience 
  • Experience in teaching electric guitar up to grade 8 level according to the Rockschool and Trinity Rock & Pop syllabi 
  • The candidate will be responsible to prepare students for the practical component of subject music up to Grade 12 
  • The ability to train ensemble groups and source the necessary repertoire for group work 
  • Good organisational skills, preferably experience in organising musical groups and/or events 
  • The willingness and ability to teach beginners 
  • Previous experience in teaching in an IEB school will be an advantage 
  • Fully computer literate with the ability to incorporate technology in the classroom and for administrative tasks 
  • The willingness to perform with ensembles within the department at special occasions 
  • Vibrant, hard-working and enthusiastic candidates who work well in a team and who believe they would be an asset to this exuberant department 
  • An awareness of the nature of the school and willingness to commit to its all-round ethos, co-curricular activities and pastoral approach 
  • Proof of registration with SACE supported by a sexual offender’s clearance certificate

To apply please click on the following link before the closing date of 26 February 2021

Applications received via email will not be considered. Applications must be done via the link above only
Please note that due to technical issues applicants should use a PC and not a phone, notepad, etc. to create an account

St Stithians College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes appointments within the context of its transformation imperatives

The College reserves the right not to proceed with this post. Applications are invited from South African citizens. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised post will result in applications automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

Additional Info

  • Location: Gauteng
  • Workplace: Combined School - independent
  • Position: Teaching jobs – general
  • Teaching subject / Area: Cultural subjects (Visual Arts, Dramatic Arts, Music, Dance Studies)
  • Deadline for application / expression of interest: Friday, 26 February 2021
  • Commencement date: Monday, 08 March 2021
  • Contact instructions: *** THE STARTING DATE WILL BE NEGOTIATED WITH THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE AND MAY DIFFER FROM THE OE ADVERTISED *** Please follow the online application process detailed in the body of the advert.
  • Contact details: (copy and paste into your browser)
  • Address: Peter Place | Lyme Park | Sandton | 2191 Private Bag 2 | Randburg | 2125 | South Africa
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