Friday, 17 January 2020 12:38

Mathematics Coordinator

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.


Our primary intention is to educate and empower girls, raising them in ways that are responsive to the challenges unique to women. We aim to be the leaders in girls’ education, with the focus on nurturing individual skills and dispositions, equipping girls to engage confidently and with a sense of purpose. Our girls work within a values-based framework in order to make decisions with good intent. The South African context is diverse and dynamic. We raise girls to embrace their heritage and collaborate locally to make a significant contribution nationally and internationally.

Mathematics Coordinator

The Girls’ Preparatory invites suitably qualified and experienced educators to apply for the above-mentioned position. The Mathematics Coordinator is required to work from 1 May 2020 (negotiable) at the Girls’ Preparatory as part of a dynamic and highly responsive existing team who work with students across the Foundation, Intermediate and Senior Phases.

The requirements for this position are: 

  • Minimum qualification is a B. Ed Degree in Mathematics or equivalent 
  • Fundamentally future-oriented approach to teaching and learning
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in teaching Mathematics
  • Experience in managing and mentoring a diverse mathematics department would be an advantage
  • Ability to take initiative and to act decisively
  • Sound knowledge of Grade 3 – 7 Mathematics with a passion for the subject. High School experience would also be beneficial
  • Willingness to collaborate with other Heads of Departments on Campus to further curriculum development and a love of mathematics
  • Willingness to research and share contemporary trends in latest and best practice for all students needing diverse support interventions and/or extension opportunities
  • Sound and progressive understanding of the South African curriculum and international trends in education
  • Commitment to on-going personal and professional development 
  • The ability to differentiate and moderate the curriculum to complement our innovative approach to education
  • Experience in and/or an understanding of Inquiry Based Learning (IBL) would be an advantage
  • Experience in developing learning and teaching material and assessment practices per IEB requirements and the needs of the students
  • Proficiency and experience in integrating iPad based activities into learning would be an advantage
  • Well-developed EQ, mindfulness and emotional agility
  • Excellent analytical, communication, intrapersonal and administrative skills
  • Proof of registration with SACE and sexual offender’s clearance certificate
  • Awareness of the character of the school and willingness to commit to work within the Christian ethos, co-curricular activities and pastoral approach of the College

To apply please click on the following link before the closing date of 31 January 2020
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

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

40 Peter Place | Lyme Park | Sandton | 2191 Private Bag 2 | Randburg | 2125 | South Africa


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Varsity College
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

Cape Town is one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Named the best destination in Africa and TripAdvisor’s top destination, the Mother City is surrounded by mountains, oceans, winelands and blessed with a rich cultural heritage, great shopping and world-class entertainment. It truly is the jewel in South Africa’s crown. Just 30 minutes from the city centre, our Cape Town campus is a vibrant, multi-cultured student environment, which makes for an exciting neighbourhood that buzzes with students all year round.

Intermediate Phase Lecturers (Independent Contractors)

Lecturer vacancies exist, at the IIE Varsity College’s Cape Town Campus, within the School of Education for Semester 1, 2020.

Specific to Intermediate Phase: 

  • Teaching Intermediate Phase Mathematics

Candidates must have a minimum of an Honours degree, specialising in the respective discipline, as well as at least 3 years relevant & current teaching experience.

Varsity College reserves the right not to fill these positions. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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St Francis College
~ Benoni, Gauteng ~

St Francis is an independent School based in Benoni .We cater for both boys and girls from Grade 0 to Grade 12 .We follow the GDE syllabus and are a registered as an organisation not for gain as our mission is not profits but education .

At St Francis it is our mission to:

  • To provide a high standard of education to the child.
  • To develop every learner's academic, social and moral abilities.
  • To provide a secure environment in which teaching can take place effectively.
  • To provide opportunity and encouragement so that each learner may leave St Francis College as a self-confident, socially balanced person, well prepared for life.

St Francis College requires the services of a Full-Time Senior Mathematics/Mathematical Literacy Teacher.

The ideal candidate will: 

  • Be SACE registered
  • have a passion for education as a profession
  • have excellent planning, organisational and administrative skills
  • have the required academic and professional qualifications
  • have an energetic positive approach to their vocation
  • have knowledge of the CAPS curriculum
  • have a dynamic teaching personality
  • be required to be involved in sport/extra murals

Applicants must be enthusiastic, fully qualified and registered with SACE.
The successful candidate will be one who can build confidence and make children believe in themselves.
Personal commitment to Christian education and a willingness to contribute to the values and ethos of the School is essential.

This position is available with effect 17 February 2020 ( Or earlier)

Closing date for applications:
Friday 24 January 2020

St Francis College reserves the right not to fill this position. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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