Herschel Girls School, founded in 1922, situated in Claremont, Cape Town, is an independent Anglican school for girls from Pre-Nursery to Grade 12. We welcome pupils and staff from diverse cultural backgrounds.
Herschel is committed to transformation and is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that gives preference, where appropriate in accordance with its Employment Equity Plan, to candidates from the designated groups. The School reserves the right not to make an appointment. Failure to meet the requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Herschel Girls Preparatory School seeks to appoint an
to commence duties from 1 June 2021 (negotiable)
The successful applicant will:
have experience in working with children from Pre-Preparatory to Grade 3 and preferably some form of educational qualification
be responsible for and manage the day-to-day organization and operations, as well as on-site supervision of aftercare pupils and staff
plan and coordinate activities that promote physical and intellectual engagement, healthy eating and positive personal development, as well as ensure the provision of a caring, stimulating, inclusive environment
have good interpersonal skills and have experience in communicating and working effectively with parents
have the administrative knowledge and skills to oversee effective record keeping and billing
be willing and able to organize and implement an effective Holiday Club during June and December
be fully supportive of the School’s Transformation, Equity and Belonging Policy which can be viewed on the School’s website
have an awareness of the nature of the school and willingness to commit to its all-round ethos, co-curricular activities and pastoral approach
be expected to fully support the Christian Anglican ethos of the School
A letter of application, accompanied by a comprehensive CV, three contactable references and proof of a Police Clearance certificate, must be sent to Mrs Cindy Guercio at the email address below.