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Dramatic Arts Teacher (maternity cover)


Herschel Girls School, founded in 1922, situated in Claremont Cape Town, is an inclusive independent Anglican school for girls from Pre-Nursery to Grade 12 which welcomes pupils and staff from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Herschel Girls Senior School seeks to appoint a

to commence duties on 6 July 2020 (Negotiable)

The successful applicant will:

  • Have an appropriate degree and professional teaching qualification
  • Be able to teach Dramatic Arts from Grade 8 to 12 and have a sound working knowledge of the national curriculum
  • Have theatre-making skills and the ability and commitment to produce and direct productions and be involved in the school’s broad cultural programme
  • Be dynamic and innovative, with the ability to motivate and inspire classes
  • Be an enthusiastic team member, eager to make positive contributions to the academic, pastoral and extramural activities of Herschel
  • Be expected to fully support the Christian Anglican ethos of the School
  • Have an understanding of and commitment to transformation, and the ability to support the implementation of the School’s Diversity and Transformation Policy

A letter of application, accompanied by a comprehensive CV, three contactable references and proof of SACE registration, as well as a Police Clearance certificate, must be sent to Mrs Heather Vaughan at email address by Thursday, 2 July 2020

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 no faxed applications will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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Herschel Girls School, Claremont, Cape Town
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