Monday, 19 July 2021 13:23



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 Preparatory School.

Position: Locum Grade 6 Social Sciences Teacher


  • Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree, with intermediate teaching experience
  • Must have experience in teaching History and Geography
  • A willingness to a be a class register teacher is required
  • Be a dynamic, driven person with a desire for educational excellence
  • Must be SACE Registered

Applicants must be available to commence duty on 01 September 2021.

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.

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Llandudno Primary School
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

Llandudno Primary School is a small, public, family orientated Atlantic Seaboard school in Cape Town. The school is a modern Google school using innovative technology in its teaching. Llandudno Primary strives to help pupils find their own talents and through a nurturing approach, develop all pupils strengths. Llandudno has a high academic standard and a good cultural and watersport tradition.


The school is looking for a young, dynamic, tech savvy Grade 6 educator that fits our ethos and who will bring passion, and new innovative ideas into the classroom. The school is seeking to build more diversity into the curriculum and into the staffing establishment to broaden the cultural and racial ethos of the school environment.

Skills and attributes required: 

  • Good organisational ability 
  • Working knowledge of CAPS curriculum 
  • Excellent EQ aligned to our child - centred approach 
  • Ability to be a versatile team player
  • Excellent interpersonal and social skills with staff, parents and pupils. Accomplished computer skills and use of multi-media in the classroom
  • Extra-Mural Sports Programme: willingness to be involved in or manage one of the Summer and Winter sports codes such as water polo, swimming, tennis, soccer, netball, squash, tag rugby, cross country.
  • Willingness to be involved in all aspects of school life and extra after hours functions where required.

Only fully-qualified Intermediate Phase teachers need apply.
Candidates who do not receive a reply within 3 weeks of the closing date may assume that the post has been filled.


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Acorn Education
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

About Acorn Education
Our mission is to transform the lives of all our scholars by providing them with a high-quality education to enable them to realise their full potential. Acorn uses the Collaboration Schools framework to provide all-encompassing support to our schools. This support includes all aspects of day-to-day management from financial and operational matters to instructional leadership, educator development and scholar enrichment.


Job Overview
The Intermediate & Senior Phase Instructional Coach will be responsible for coaching and mentoring Intermediate & Senior Phase teachers in our two primary schools and one high school located in Eerste River. Instructional coaches work one-on-one with teachers to provide guidance, training, and other resources as needed. Together, they focus on practical strategies for engaging scholars and increasing learning outcomes through improved teaching.

Key responsibilities 

  • Observe and provide developmental feedback to a portfolio of teachers to outperform Quintile 5 averages on the Grade 6 and Grade 9 Systemic Exams
  • Design and deliver teacher professional development sessions to meet the most pressing needs of teachers and schools
  • Develop and/or improve systems that ensure effective lesson, term, and year planning
  • Analyse scholar academic data to effectively implement highly responsive instruction to bring 100% of scholars to mastery of 100% of lesson objectives
  • Embed a culture of growth, learning, and support in the teachers at our schools

Necessary qualification criteria

  • Qualified Primary School teacher (must be SACE registered)
  • Minimum 5 years of teaching experience in the Intermediate & Senior Phase
  • Departmental Head or Grade Head experience would be beneficial
  • Must be a South African national or possess a permanent resident permit
  • Must be fluent in both English and Afrikaans

Essential experience

  • Experience teaching scholars of various abilities and ensuring every scholar grows
  • Experience effectively teaching scholars in classrooms of more than 30 scholars per class
  • Experience of raising attainment in a challenging classroom environment
  • Own transport is essential

To apply interested candidates should e-mail the following documents: 

  • Updated curriculum vitae
  • Grade 6 English Home Language Lesson Plan OR Grade 6 Maths Lesson

Start Date : As Soon As Possible

Please quote “Instructional Coach” in the subject line
Applications for the Intermediate & Senior Phase Instructional Coach are reviewed on a rolling basis

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

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