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Springfield Convent School is a leading Independent Day School for girls from Pre-Primary to Matric. It was founded by the Dominican Sisters in 1871 and is nestled in beautiful historic gardens on Wynberg Hill in Cape Town. Springfield has a longstanding proud academic record with a nurturing Catholic atmosphere and tradition, exceptionally successful music, art and drama departments as well as excellent facilities for sport.

Within the Catholic ethos and Dominican values, particularly in relation to respecting each person’s dignity and the common good, we educate children of all faiths, developing the talents, virtues and potential of each individual – both pupils and staff.

The Head of School invites applications for a teacher of Flute and Recorder. The position commences on 1 January 2023.

The successful candidate will:

  • be suitably qualified and experienced to teach the instruments to students from Grades 1 to 12, including matric subject music candidates.
  • have the ability to support a range of abilities from beginner to advanced level pupils.
  • be able to subscribe to the School’s Catholic ethos.

This position is for a part-time independent contractor and incurs a small percentage Use of Facilities charge.

If you are suitably qualified and experienced and would like to be considered for this position, please email your CV and three contactable referees to

Please note:

  • Your covering email should summarize your suitability for the position
  • No other documents should be sent at this stage.

    Closing date: Friday 19 August 2022

Springfield is a member of the Independent Schools Association of South Africa. The School reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of posts. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment.

Springfield Convent School 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 recognising and accepting this disclaimer.

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