Monday, 19 July 2021 13:43



St Benedict’s is an Independent Catholic School which seeks to provide a holistic education for boys through full participation in spiritual, academic, sporting, creative and cultural activities.

The Board of Governors invites applications for the following post in the College.

Position: HOD – Life Sciences


  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree, with experience teaching Life Sciences up to Grade 12 level
  • Must have at least 5 years’ experience as a Head of Department
  • Be a dynamic, driven person with a desire for educational excellence
  • Ability to inspire and encourage staff and boys to seek and maintain high standards of performance
  • Have strong leadership experience and leadership qualities in order to lead a dynamic and professional team
  • Be willing to be part of a successful team at a school with a well-established academic record
  • Eager and willing to embrace technology in the classroom and staff development
  • Must be SACE Registered
  • Be willing to participate in the Catholic Ethos of the School

St Benedict’s is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. The Board reserves the right not to make an appointment. The submission of a C.V. will in itself not automatically qualify the applicant for an interview. Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks from the closing date of this advert should assume their application was unsuccessful.
Only interviewed candidates will be advised of the outcome of the interview.

Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act Disclaimer: Your CV and personal information will be used solely for the purposes and processes associated with this application and this data could be
used for statutory reporting. The submission of your CV confirms your consent to this. We hereby confirm that we will ensure that your data is protected.

Additional Info

  • Location: Gauteng
  • Workplace: High school – independent
  • Position: Middle management jobs (including head of department, director, superintendent etc.)
  • Teaching subject / Area: Sciences (Physical, Life, Agricultural, Nautical, Sport & Exercise Sciences, Equine Studies)
  • Deadline for application / expression of interest: Friday, 30 July 2021
  • Commencement date: Monday, 03 January 2022
  • Contact instructions: *** STARTING DATE WILL BE DETERMINED BY MUTUAL AGREEMENT WITH THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE AND MAY DIFFER FROM THE ONE ADVERTISED *** Suitably qualified and experienced candidates are invited to submit a letter of motivation, an abridged curriculum vitae with the names of three references and a copy of SACE Certificate by no later than 30 July 2021.
  • Contact details: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Address: Harcus Road, Bedfordview, Gauteng
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