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Drama and English Teacher


Melkbosstrand Private School – High School Faculty – is a Christian school situated in the beautiful country side of Melkbosstrand, Cape Town.

We are a proudly South African independent registered and UMALUSI accredited school.

We invite applications for the following permanent teaching position.

Creative Arts: Drama – Senior Phase (Grade 7 – 9)
English Grade 8,10 & 11

Requirements for this position include:

  • Possession of a suitable teaching qualification will be essential.
  • Recently qualified and/or candidates with some experience in teaching/coaching Drama and English may apply.
  • SACE Registered and Police clearance certificate are non-negotiables
  • Fully Bi-lingual – Afrikaans & English – is an essential requirement
  • Experience in and knowledge of the IEB curriculum and assessment will be advantageous
  • Candidates with a dynamic personality with a growth mind-set and commitment to embracing new teaching methodologies should apply.
  • Candidates who are passionate about teaching and learning should apply.
  • Candidates who are innovative and willing to develop own teaching ability and skills in line with the Keller Education methodology should apply
  • Candidates who are relentless in the use of practical work and experiential activities to facilitate learning should apply.
  • Candidates must be prepared to be part of a dynamic team that is constantly evolving through self-reflection, feedback and instructional coaching
  • The ability to coach and participate in extra – curricular activities will be required.
  • Candidates must be willing to adhere to and participate in the Christian Ethos and Values of the school

Suitable qualified and experienced candidates are invited to submit a covering letter of motivation, with the names of three contactable references and their abridged curriculum vitae to the email address below.

Applicants must be able to commence duty on 10 January 2022

Closing Date for applications: Friday, 8 October 2021 at 12:00

Interviews with successful candidates: 20 to 22 October 2021

Only South African citizens or people with a valid work permit need apply.

The invitation for an interview and appointment of candidates is at the sole discretion of Melkbosstrand Private School. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to meet the stated requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Melkbosstrand Private School reserves the right not to make an appointment and factors such as the Employment Equity Policy will be considered. Only successful candidates interviewed will be advised of the outcome of the interview. The school’s POPIA policy will be applicable to all applications received.


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Melkbosstrand Private School, M19 Melkbosstrand road, Melkbosstrand, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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