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PIETERMARITZBURG GIRLS’ HIGH SCHOOL
~ Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal ~

Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School is a leading school for girls, which provides education from Grade 8 to Grade 12. The school has consistently been rated as one of the Top 25 Government Schools within South Africa. The school was founded in 1920 and continues to provide an outstanding education for young women in the academic, cultural and sporting fields.

As a school, our mission is to promote human dignity and equal opportunity, the maximum freedom of the individual within the context of the maximum good for all, excellence according to the talent and interest of each person, a sound set of values, service, a respect for community and environment, a commitment to the search for truth, the acquisition of knowledge and the development of skills.

AFRIKAANS FIRST ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE / COMMERCE (BUSINESS STUDIES and ECONOMIC AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES) FIXED TERM CONTRACT, FULL OR PART-TIME POSITION DEPENDING ON TEACHING SUBJECT COMBINATION (JULY - NOVEMBER 2021)

General description of the position:

  1. To assume the position, the applicants will be required to teach a combination of  the following subjects.
    AFRIKAANS FIRST ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE (Grades 8 - 10)
    • BUSINESS STUDIES (Grades 10)
    • ECONOMIC AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES – EMS (Grades 8 - 9)
  2. To perform the duties of a “home class” teacher, with attendance/registration and pastoral care responsibilities.
  3. Extra-mural involvement related to the relevant teaching subject.
  4. To attend subject-specific workshops/training and to report back to members of the Department.
  5. To perform various school duties, including attending after hours meetings, workshops, functions and other school-related duties.

Applicants would need the following personal attributes: 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • A friendly, dynamic, creative and self-driven personality.
  • The ability to take a leadership role and to show initiative in work-related situations but also be able to work successfully as part of a team.
  • An attitude of life-long learning with regards to teaching methodologies and the acquisition of knowledge related to the subject.

Necessary qualifications and skills would include: 

  • A relevant Bachelor’s degree and teaching qualification would be the minimum requirements.
  • The candidate must be qualified to teach EMS (Grade 8 & 9) as well as Afrikaans and/or Business Studies to Grade 10 level.
  • A minimum of 3 years teaching experience of the above-mentioned subjects to Grade 12 level would be a requirement.
  • A valid and up to date SACE registration and Police clearance certificate.
  • To be highly articulate, confident and competent in the delivery of subject content and skills.
  • Good computer skills with regards to lesson preparation, presentation and general school administration.
  • Excellent classroom management skills and the ability to develop positive relationships with the learners.

ALL GHS staff are expected to:

  • Perform all of their duties with integrity and diligence. 
  • Project a professional demeanour and appearance at all times. 
  • Develop positive relationships with members of the GHS school community, which includes parents, learners and colleagues. 
  • Be prepared to support and uphold the ethos of the school as contained in the Mission Statement.

The salary package will be based on qualifications and previous teaching experience.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 31 MAY 2021

Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School reserves the right not to fill this position.

If you have not been contacted by the school within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

We thank you for your interest in our school.

https://ghspmb.co.za/

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Get Ahead College
~ Komani, Eastern Cape ~

Get Ahead is a vibrant and happy school that offers a disciplined progressive environment wherein all our students can flourish. Our dedicated staff are focused on ensuring that all our students always work to the best of their ability. We offer a full curriculum and extra-mural programme with enough variety to appeal to the different strengths of our students..

Get Ahead College is built on the foundations of the Christian faith. We are committed to nurture our students both spiritually and emotionally for them to become good upstanding citizens, who believe in themselves and who are proud of their communities.

Get Ahead College in Komani, Eastern Cape, is looking for a suitably qualified, dynamic, motivated and innovative educator for the position of:

GRADE 8-12 AFRIKAANS FIRST ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE TEACHER (FULL TIME POSITION)

Only applicants meeting the following minimum requirements will be considered:

  • requisite professional qualifications (minimum Bed or BA degree with PGCE),
  • full SACE registration,
  • desire to be involved in the extra-curricular activities of the school,
  • able and willing to uphold the Christian ethos, mission and values of the school,
  • knowledge of how to interact appropriately with staff, parents, scholars and our community,
  • evidence of clearance with the Child Protection Act and Sexual Offences Register, or ability to obtain such clearance.

It would be advantageous if the candidate:

  • has the ability to teach another subject in addition to Afrikaans FAL,
  • has an effective and innovative approach to teaching with the ability to motivate students,
  • is comfortable using electronic/digital technology to support learning,
  • has knowledge of how to encourage a broad range of thinking skills in the classroom.

An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or an appointment. Applicants who do not meet the requirements of the advertised post will be automatically disqualified from consideration.

Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date for applications, should take it that their applications have not been successful.

Get Ahead College reserves the right not to fill this post.

https://gac.getahead.org.za/

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