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TAFELBERG SCHOOL
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

Tafelberg School is located in one of the most beautiful cities in the world: Cape Town. We take pride in creating the ideal environment for our learners to thrive, do what they’re passionate about and experience success in all areas of academics. Through the provision of support and assistance, we are able to develop each learner; shaping them into the best possible version of themselves. Tafelberg School welcomes learners from all backgrounds and abilities with open arms.

EDUCATION PSYCHOLOGIST MATERNITY CONTRACT POSITION
± 26 August 2021 – 1 March 2022 (Dates to be confirmed)

JOB PURPOSE:
To render psychological counseling and support within a special school/resource center environment, including full-service and inclusive schools, within an inclusive education and whole school development framework, in conjunction with the School-Based Support Team(SBSTs). To assist school management to make the school efficient and effective as a teaching and learning institution.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Masters-level degree in Psychology
  • registration as a PSYCHOLOGIST (Educational, Clinical or Counselling) with the Professional Board for Psychology of the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) (must provide proof of current registration)
  • recognized post-graduate qualification [REQV 14] which must include appropriate training as an educator
  • registration as an EDUCATOR with the South African Council for Educators (SACE) (must provide proof of registration)
  • at least 1 or 2 years relevant psycho-educational and/or psycho-social experience
  • a certified copy of a valid drivers’ license
  • proficiency in English and at least 1 other official language of the Western Cape.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS: 

  • provision of psychological support to learners as a member of a trans-disciplinary team
  • promote and support the implementation of inclusive education policy and guideline documents
  • knowledge and experience in the early identification, assessment and support of learners experiencing barriers to learning
  • knowledge of the Screening, Identification, Assessment and Support (SIAS) policy
  • assist within the School-Based Support Team (SBST) to develop and monitor Individual Support Plans (ISP) for learners experiencing barriers to learning
  • provision of psycho-educational and psycho-social support to learners, educators and parents
  • capacity-building of educators and parents within the inclusive education framework
  • administration of psychological and educational assessments
  • provision of short-term psycho-therapeutic support for learners
  • assist the school with the development of networks for support
  • adhere to the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) ethical code for psychology, scope of practice and other guideline documents
  • undertake Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and professional supervision as a personal responsibility
  • maintain a record of all psychological and educational interventions
  • draft professional psycho-educational and psycho-social reports
  • maintain a sound administrative system ensuring confidentiality of records

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS (including): 

  • basic counselling skills
  • child development
  • computer literacy
  • crisis management
  • diagnostic assessment
  • inclusive education policy & guideline documents
  • learning strategies
  • multi-disciplinary teamwork
  • national curriculum policy statements
  • presentation skills 
  • preventative programmes
  • professional ethics
  • psycho-educational assessment
  • psycho-social support
  • psycho-therapeutic techniques
  • psychological research methodology
  • report writing
  • teaching styles
  • sound administration
  • trauma de-briefing
  • whole school development
  • Abuse no more protocol

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. The school reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of the post. An application in itself does not entitle the applicant to an interview. Applicants who do not hear from the school within two weeks should consider their application unsuccessful.

http://www.tafelbergschool.co.za/

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RONDEBOSCH BOYS’ HIGH SCHOOL
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

Our Vision
The young men of Rondebosch Boys’ High School are confident and able to pursue their dreams. They are resilient and adaptable, equipped with the educational, ethical, social and emotional competencies to effect significant and lasting change in a changing world.

AFRIKAANS FIRST ADDITIONAL LANGUAGE TEACHER (WCED Contract Post with possibility of conversion to permanent) - W.E.F January 2022

Rondebosch Boys’ High School wishes to appoint an Afrikaans First Additional Language teacher (Grades 8 – 12) with effect from January 2021.

The following qualities and abilities are required:

  • Experience of teaching Afrikaans FAL to a Matric level
  • An interest in expanding and enriching the boys’ exposure to Afrikaans
  • An interest in teaching Advanced Programme Afrikaans (IEB) or A Level Afrikaans.
  • Relevant teaching qualifications and proof of SACE registration
  • Although not essential, NSC marking experience would be a strong recommendation.
  • The willingness and ability to coach at least one of the school’s major sports (Cricket, Rugby, Hockey, Water Polo). Coaching certification would be a strong recommendation.

The following would be recommended:

  • Good English communication skills
  • Computer skills
  • The ability to use information and communication technologies in the classroom
  • Willingness to lead a team if called upon to do so

The school reserves the right not to make an appointment. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

https://rondebosch.com/high/

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Thursday, 22 July 2021 10:57

ESTATE MANAGER

Wynberg Boys Junior School
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

Wynberg Boys Junior School has an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified, service driven candidate in the position of an Estate Manager.

The successful incumbent will be responsible for managing the school’s maintenance portfolio of the school grounds and buildings and for ensuring a safe and secure environment.

VACANCY - ESTATE MANAGER

Minimum requirements

Experience: 

  • Minimum of 10 years as an Estate Manager or similar facilities management role
  • Estate or facilities management within a school or learning institute environment would be advantageous.
  • Oversight of contractors in relation to the delivery and management of construction projects

Knowledge and skills: 

  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills with excellent attention to detail 
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritise, and work well under pressure to meet established deadlines
  • Solid track record of negotiating skills with excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the role will require a lot of interaction with service providers and external clients
  • Leadership skills with a demonstrated ability to motivate teams
  • Knowledge and experience in applying health, safety and security protocols in a large, populous environment
  • Must display at least an intermediate level of financial acumen with an understanding of procurement
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Ability to anticipate and identify possible obstacles and implement preventative plans
  • Must be proactive, solutions orientated and performance driven

Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: 

  • General oversight of facilities and amenities, including buildings, grounds and fields while managing all associated health services and safety and security protocols
  • Assessing, appointing and managing contractors (repair and maintenance) and monitoring that they perform within their scope and service level agreements.
  • Leading and motivating the Estate Management team and working closely with the Estate Foremen to deliver efficient and effective maintenance and cleaning functions 
  • Maintaining any inventory and asset registers while ensuring that all inventory and assets are fit for purpose and available for scheduled maintenance projects. 
  • Liaise with the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) maintenance directorate on any general maintenance or special projects.
  • Lead measures and initiatives which will positively contribute to the enhanced safety and security of the school.

Wynberg Boys’ Junior School reserves the right to not fill this post without further communication or notification.

Should you not be contacted by us within 2 weeks after the closing date please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Leading through innovation, growing through learning, pursuing excellence - all within the whole of relevant citizenship and respect for diversity.
www.wbjs.org.za

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APEX PRIMARY SCHOOL
~ CAPE TOWN, WESTERN CAPE ~

Apex Primary School is a new no-fee dual medium public primary school which opened its doors in January 2020. The school currently accommodates grade 1-5 learners across four classes per grade and will grow a grade each year until it reaches grade 7 in 2023. The school has partnered with Acorn Education (www.acorneducation.org.za) as part of the Collaboration Schools Pilot Programme - a public private partnership programme in the Western Cape.

SEEKING GRADE 3 EDUCATOR
CONTRACT POST 26 JULY 2021 – 30 NOVEMBER 2021

The School Governing Body of Apex Primary School invites applications from exceptional Grade 3 teachers with a track record of success leading through inspiration, strong character, superior relationship skills and a focus on fostering a collaborative school community. The school will champion a high expectations culture for both learners and staff to build a school of excellence. All educators will benefit from ongoing professional development and mentorship customised to your specific role and needs.

We seek to fill the following teaching post:

  • English Language of Learning and Teaching (LOLT) Grade 3 Educator

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum requirement is a REQV14 qualification (matric + four years’ qualification)
  • At least 3 to 5 years relevant experience
  • Must be qualified and trained in the Foundation Phase
  • Certification through the South African Council of Educators (SACE)-proof of registration required
  • Must be aligned to our mission of developing the school into a school of excellence and willing to go the extra mile to achieve this mission
  • Exhibit a genuine passion and a belief in the potential of every learner
  • Have a strong moral purpose with an uncompromising approach to school improvement and raising attainment
  • A track record of leading successful learner interventions and improving learner outcomes
  • A track record of high expectations personally and professionally
  • Be open to innovative ideas and deviating from the status quo
  • Willing to work collaboratively within the framework of the Collaboration Schools Programme
  • Be fluent in English and Afrikaans
  • Be computer literate and MS Office proficient

If you are passionate about education, transforming young learners’ lives while using innovative education strategies, then this is an opportunity for you!

Start date: Immediately
Contract & Benefits: This is a contract position with the School Governing Body of Apex Primary School. The successful candidates will be required to undergo a criminal background check.

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

https://acorneducation.org.za/

Published in Vacancies
Monday, 12 July 2021 16:03

FINANCIAL OFFICER

Bosmansdam Primary
~ Cape Town, Western Cape ~

Bosmansdam Primary was the first school established in Bothasig. The school, situated in Elbrecht Street in the heart of Bothasig, opened its doors on 19 January 1966.

The school seeks to offer quality education for learners from Grade R to Grade 7. Bosmansdam Primary School is a parallel medium institution. Both English and Afrikaans speaking learners receive tuition in their mother tongue. The school has always endeavoured to maintain an equitable balance between the two languages wherever possible.

As a multi-cultural school with a vision for the future, learners are taught to respect the beliefs, lifestyles and cultures of others.

Bosmansdam Primary School invites applications from suitably experienced and qualified persons for the following position:

Financial Officer

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Pastel accounting software essential.
  • Daily cash book reconciliation.
  • Debtors invoicing credit notes and reconciliation of numbers to CEMIS.
  • Monthly Creditors processing and payments and weekly cash payments.
  • Monthly salary processing and payment.
  • Processing via sage payroll
  • Documenting payments and signatures of employees
  • SARS efiling and EMP201 payments
  • UIF reporting
  • Bi-Annual and Annual EMP501 pâté reconciliation
  • Strong emphasis of debtors collections/statements and follow up on errant account.
  • Compliance within the department framework;
  • Grade R subsidy reconciliation and reporting
  • W043 quarter reporting
  • Full service school reconciliation and reporting.
  • Exemption processing and reporting.
  • Municipal payment reporting
  • Financial year end audit reporting

The school 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.

http://www.bosmansdam.primary-school.co.za/

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Thursday, 08 July 2021 10:10

AFRIKAANS (Gr 8 - 10)

Legacy House 
~ Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape ~

Legacy House is a small cottage high school opening in Plettenberg Bay in 2022.

With the current shift away from traditional, mainstream schooling, the face of education is changing. Parents are becoming more and more concerned about their child's educational needs. At Legacy House, we are re-envisioning education. Education is brought to life at Legacy House Cottage School. Education is far more than a syllabus or a textbook. Each child is taught the way they learn, using an interest and child led approach.
Legacy House in Plettenberg Bay is built on the belief that every child is important. Every child's voice deserves to be heard; and every child should be guided to success.

Exciting opportunity for teachers!

We are looking for passionate, qualified teachers to join our team.

We are looking for to fill the following post:

Afrikaans (Gr 8 - 10)

Teachers should focus on selecting and developing skills in students for specific career paths.

Examples of common duties and responsibilities include:

  • Professional teaching qualifications with SACE registration.
  • Must have a passion for education and be willing to engage learners in person for development and/or enrichment.
  • Establishing and enforcing rules of behavior for students in the classroom
  • Preparing lessons, units and projects to complete learning objectives
  • Establishing and communicating clear objectives for lessons, units and projects
  • Adapting teaching methods and materials to meet the interests and learning styles of students
  • Encouraging students to explore learning opportunities and career paths
  • Creating, assigning and grading various assessments for students, including tests, quizzes, essays and projects
  • Working with students one-on-one when they need extra help or attention
  • Responsible to perform all the duties associated with that of an academic teacher.
  • Incorporate the schools values into daily teaching.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Enthusiastic, assertive and fair.
  • Excellent in administration and classroom management.
  • Excellent communicator and good mentor.
  • Computer literacy is imperative.

Please clearly state in the subject line of your application email which position you are applying for.

The school reserves the right not to fill this or any advertised position. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

http://legacyhouse.co.za/

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Thursday, 08 July 2021 10:03

SOCIAL SCIENCES (Gr 8 - 10)

Legacy House 
~ Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape ~

Legacy House is a small cottage high school opening in Plettenberg Bay in 2022.

With the current shift away from traditional, mainstream schooling, the face of education is changing. Parents are becoming more and more concerned about their child's educational needs. At Legacy House, we are re-envisioning education. Education is brought to life at Legacy House Cottage School. Education is far more than a syllabus or a textbook. Each child is taught the way they learn, using an interest and child led approach.
Legacy House in Plettenberg Bay is built on the belief that every child is important. Every child's voice deserves to be heard; and every child should be guided to success.

Exciting opportunity for teachers!

We are looking for passionate, qualified teachers to join our team.

We are looking for to fill the following post:

Social Sciences (Gr 8 - 10)

Teachers should focus on selecting and developing skills in students for specific career paths.

Examples of common duties and responsibilities include:

  • Professional teaching qualifications with SACE registration.
  • Must have a passion for education and be willing to engage learners in person for development and/or enrichment.
  • Establishing and enforcing rules of behavior for students in the classroom
  • Preparing lessons, units and projects to complete learning objectives
  • Establishing and communicating clear objectives for lessons, units and projects
  • Adapting teaching methods and materials to meet the interests and learning styles of students
  • Encouraging students to explore learning opportunities and career paths
  • Creating, assigning and grading various assessments for students, including tests, quizzes, essays and projects
  • Working with students one-on-one when they need extra help or attention
  • Responsible to perform all the duties associated with that of an academic teacher.
  • Incorporate the schools values into daily teaching.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Enthusiastic, assertive and fair.
  • Excellent in administration and classroom management.
  • Excellent communicator and good mentor.
  • Computer literacy is imperative.

Please clearly state in the subject line of your application email which position you are applying for.

The school reserves the right not to fill this or any advertised position. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

http://legacyhouse.co.za/

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Thursday, 08 July 2021 09:59

ART / DRAMA (Gr 8 - 10)

Legacy House 
~ Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape ~

Legacy House is a small cottage high school opening in Plettenberg Bay in 2022.

With the current shift away from traditional, mainstream schooling, the face of education is changing. Parents are becoming more and more concerned about their child's educational needs. At Legacy House, we are re-envisioning education. Education is brought to life at Legacy House Cottage School. Education is far more than a syllabus or a textbook. Each child is taught the way they learn, using an interest and child led approach.
Legacy House in Plettenberg Bay is built on the belief that every child is important. Every child's voice deserves to be heard; and every child should be guided to success.

Exciting opportunity for teachers!

We are looking for passionate, qualified teachers to join our team.

We are looking for to fill the following post:

Art/Drama (Gr 8 - 10)

Teachers should focus on selecting and developing skills in students for specific career paths.

Examples of common duties and responsibilities include:

  • Professional teaching qualifications with SACE registration.
  • Must have a passion for education and be willing to engage learners in person for development and/or enrichment.
  • Establishing and enforcing rules of behavior for students in the classroom
  • Preparing lessons, units and projects to complete learning objectives
  • Establishing and communicating clear objectives for lessons, units and projects
  • Adapting teaching methods and materials to meet the interests and learning styles of students
  • Encouraging students to explore learning opportunities and career paths
  • Creating, assigning and grading various assessments for students, including tests, quizzes, essays and projects
  • Working with students one-on-one when they need extra help or attention
  • Responsible to perform all the duties associated with that of an academic teacher.
  • Incorporate the schools values into daily teaching.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Enthusiastic, assertive and fair.
  • Excellent in administration and classroom management.
  • Excellent communicator and good mentor.
  • Computer literacy is imperative.

Please clearly state in the subject line of your application email which position you are applying for.

The school reserves the right not to fill this or any advertised position. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

http://legacyhouse.co.za/

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Legacy House 
~ Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape ~

Legacy House is a small cottage high school opening in Plettenberg Bay in 2022.

With the current shift away from traditional, mainstream schooling, the face of education is changing. Parents are becoming more and more concerned about their child's educational needs. At Legacy House, we are re-envisioning education. Education is brought to life at Legacy House Cottage School. Education is far more than a syllabus or a textbook. Each child is taught the way they learn, using an interest and child led approach.
Legacy House in Plettenberg Bay is built on the belief that every child is important. Every child's voice deserves to be heard; and every child should be guided to success.

Exciting opportunity for teachers!

We are looking for passionate, qualified teachers to join our team.

We are looking for to fill the following post:

Natural Science and Technology (Gr 8 - 10)

Teachers should focus on selecting and developing skills in students for specific career paths.

Examples of common duties and responsibilities include:

  • Professional teaching qualifications with SACE registration.
  • Must have a passion for education and be willing to engage learners in person for development and/or enrichment.
  • Establishing and enforcing rules of behavior for students in the classroom
  • Preparing lessons, units and projects to complete learning objectives
  • Establishing and communicating clear objectives for lessons, units and projects
  • Adapting teaching methods and materials to meet the interests and learning styles of students
  • Encouraging students to explore learning opportunities and career paths
  • Creating, assigning and grading various assessments for students, including tests, quizzes, essays and projects
  • Working with students one-on-one when they need extra help or attention
  • Responsible to perform all the duties associated with that of an academic teacher.
  • Incorporate the schools values into daily teaching.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Enthusiastic, assertive and fair.
  • Excellent in administration and classroom management.
  • Excellent communicator and good mentor.
  • Computer literacy is imperative.

Please clearly state in the subject line of your application email which position you are applying for.

The school reserves the right not to fill this or any advertised position. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

http://legacyhouse.co.za/

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Thursday, 08 July 2021 09:05

MATHEMATICS (Gr 8 - 10)

Legacy House 
~ Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape ~

Legacy House is a small cottage high school opening in Plettenberg Bay in 2022.

With the current shift away from traditional, mainstream schooling, the face of education is changing. Parents are becoming more and more concerned about their child's educational needs. At Legacy House, we are re-envisioning education. Education is brought to life at Legacy House Cottage School. Education is far more than a syllabus or a textbook. Each child is taught the way they learn, using an interest and child led approach.
Legacy House in Plettenberg Bay is built on the belief that every child is important. Every child's voice deserves to be heard; and every child should be guided to success.

Exciting opportunity for teachers!

We are looking for passionate, qualified teachers to join our team.

We are looking for to fill the following post:

Mathematics (Gr 8 - 10)

Teachers should focus on selecting and developing skills in students for specific career paths.

Examples of common duties and responsibilities include:

  • Professional teaching qualifications with SACE registration.
  • Must have a passion for education and be willing to engage learners in person for development and/or enrichment.
  • Establishing and enforcing rules of behavior for students in the classroom
  • Preparing lessons, units and projects to complete learning objectives
  • Establishing and communicating clear objectives for lessons, units and projects
  • Adapting teaching methods and materials to meet the interests and learning styles of students
  • Encouraging students to explore learning opportunities and career paths
  • Creating, assigning and grading various assessments for students, including tests, quizzes, essays and projects
  • Working with students one-on-one when they need extra help or attention
  • Responsible to perform all the duties associated with that of an academic teacher.
  • Incorporate the schools values into daily teaching.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Enthusiastic, assertive and fair.
  • Excellent in administration and classroom management.
  • Excellent communicator and good mentor.
  • Computer literacy is imperative.

Please clearly state in the subject line of your application email which position you are applying for.

The school reserves the right not to fill this or any advertised position. An application does not necessarily entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

http://legacyhouse.co.za/

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