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Foundation Phase Class Teacher


Foundation Phase Class Teacher
May 2022

St John’s Pre-Preparatory is a world-class Christian, African school situated on a magnificent campus in Houghton, Johannesburg, offering quality education from grade 0 to grade two. It forms part of St John’s College. The school has an outstanding record in preparing young boys for Prep and College and offers an excellent curriculum which is enriched with music, art, drama and sport.

St John’s College is looking for an individual with positivity, a creative flair who is passionate about child development. This is a fabulous opportunity to showcase your talent and step into a role that provides you with the platform to make a real difference to the children you teach.

Applications are invited from teachers who fulfill the following criteria:

  • Have a relevant degree and a Foundation teaching qualification and be registered with SACE
  • Three + foundation phase teaching experience
  • Be able to work effectively and creatively in a team
  • Display a genuine passion for, and an in-depth understanding of teaching Pre-prep boys
  • Have a proven record of excellence in teaching in the Foundation Phase which attests to the applicant’s passion, innovation and vibrancy for teaching in this phase.
  • Be empathetic and inspire respect
  • Appreciate and uphold the traditions and ethos of our Anglican school
  • Willingness to participate in the co-curricular programme

A letter of application, including a detailed CV and the names and contact details of three referees, should reach the Headmistress by 03 January 2022 by completing the following form:

St John’s College, 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.

The school reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of the post. The appointment of candidates is at the sole discretion of St John’s College, taking into account factors such as St John’s College Employment Equity Policy. Applications are welcomed from South African citizens only or persons with a valid work permit. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you have not heard from St John’s College within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have been unsuccessful in your application.

Closing Date
St John's Pre-Preparatory School, Houghton, Johannesburg
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