Christian Brothers’ College Boksburg is a Premier Independent Boys’ School on the East Rand of Johannesburg. Due to a retirement the College is seeking services of an outstanding and visionary educator to join our team as the High School Head of Department: Business Studies. This position offers a unique opportunity to build upon the exceptional foundation of excellence that has been achieved at our school and to continue fostering innovation in the teaching and learning of Business Studies.

The ideal candidate will be a dynamic person of integrity and vision with strong interpersonal skills, and have the following:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Education, or a related field and be registered with SACE.
  • 5 + years previous experience;
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching IEB Business Studies at Grade 12 level, with a track record of achieving exceptional results;
  • Ability to teach Grade 8 and 9 Accounting;
  • Ability to integrate technology into lessons, particularly Google Apps;
  • Capacity to deliver 21st century teaching skills;
  • A commitment to an exceptional standard of teaching and learning;
  • Experience in the demands of the FET curriculum;
  • The commitment to promote a very high standard of teaching and learning;
  • Be passionate about boys’ education;
  • An awareness of the nature of the College and willingness to commit to its Catholic ethos and appreciation of its traditions;
  • Ability to foster and sustain positive relationships with all stakeholders;
  • A commitment to on-going personal and professional development.

Additional performance-related goals and responsibilities include the following:
Lead the Business department in achieving exceptional results;

  • The utilisation of data-driven insights and pedagogical strategies to continually enhance student achievement and engagement;
  • Drive the development of an innovative and forward-thinking curriculum that aligns with global best practices and embraces new methodologies, technologies, and approaches to ensure students’ mastery and deep understanding of business concepts;
  • Foster a culture of collaboration and teamwork within the Business department;
  • Encourage collaboration with other departments to explore interdisciplinary connections and enhance students’ business literacy across various subjects;
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to Business Studies teachers, promoting continuous professional development and encouraging the exploration of innovative teaching strategies, assessment methods, and the integration of technology in business instruction;
  • Create a stimulating and inclusive learning environment where students are motivated to become confident, independent thinkers and problem solvers;
  • Foster a growth mind-set and support students in embracing challenges and developing a deep appreciation for the beauty and relevance of business;
  • Cultivate strong partnerships with parents, students, and stakeholders to foster a collaborative approach to business education through excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills;
  •  Actively participate in local and national business education networks, sharing expertise and contributing to the broader educational community.

Interested parties should send a detailed CV, a letter of application and the names of three referees to the contact details below. The successful candidate will be required to provide a police clearance certificate and be cleared on the Sexual Offenders Register.
Closing Date: 31 May 2024
Commencement Date: January 2025


Christian Brothers’ College, Boksburg is an equal opportunity employer. The school reserves the right not to make an appointment. 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 the applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Please consider your application unsuccessful if we do not contact you.

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