Deputy Principal


Deputy Principal

Abbotts Pretoria East High School

Apply by: 4 October 2022

Position Summary

  • Industry: Education & Training
  • Job category: Education and Training
  • Location: Pretoria
  • Contract: Permanent
  • School: Abbotts Pretoria East High School
  • EE position: Yes
  • Remuneration: Market related


The ADvTECH Schools Division leads the private sector in the field of education, contributing meaningfully towards the sustainable development of human capacity in South Africa. Abbotts College Pretoria-East is a non-traditional, mainstream school seeking to employ a dynamic Academic Head, with an eye for detail and excellent administrative and management skills.

Job description

Responsibilities will include:

  • To lead as a member of the management team of the School;
  • Co-ordination of the academic and timetabling programmes;
  • To conduct parent interviews and respond to parental needs;
  • To implement and maintain the Code of Conduct;
  • Events co-ordination and management;
  • Marketing, Public Relations and Advertising management;
  • Student discipline;
  • To develop Student Leadership
  • Co-ordinate outreach programmes;
  • Financial management and control;
  • Driving and managing innovation, research, development and implementation of initiatives;
  • Provide academic leadership and guidance;
  • Project management;
  • Teaching roughly a 55% load.

Competencies required:

  • An open and creative outlook to education;
  • Ability to motivate and deal empathetically at all levels;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with colleagues, students and parents;
  • Energetic, self-motivated and able to use own initiative;
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Conflict management skills;
  • Computer literacy is imperative;
  • Must be a team player;
  • SACE Registration.

Minimum requirements


  • Minimum requirement is a recognised Degree and/or 4-year post-matric Teaching Qualification.


  • Minimum 5 years Teaching and Management experience in the same or similar type of position in a similar environment.
  • Previous experience managing IEB administrative requirements would be advantageous.
  • Please apply online via the ADvTECH Career Portal:

(If you do not have an existing account on the ADvTECH Career Portal, you will need to register on their website. You do not need to register on the ISASA site)

ADvTECH is an equal opportunity employer. Only successful candidates will be notified. Preference will be given to EE candidates.

ADvTECH, in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act) will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognizing and accepting this disclaimer.


Closing Date
Abbotts Pretoria East High School, Gauteng, South Africa
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