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Head of Sciences



Holy Family College is an established independent school situated in Parktown, Johannesburg. Throughout our 115-year history we have been guided by our Catholic ethos and progressive approaches to education.


We are seeking to hire a Head of Sciences who is able to teach one or a combination of the following subjects: Physical Sciences, Life Sciences and Mathematics.

Previous managerial experience is preferrable, but our primary focus is to appoint a talented educator with a vision for innovative teaching, increasing engagement and raising standards of performance.

The starting date for this position is negotiable but no later than January 2022.


  • A minimum of 3 years IEB / Cambridge experience
  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • PGCE, B. Ed or other accepted teaching qualification
  • SACE registration, police clearance and good references
  • A willingness to support the Christian ethos of the college
  • Candidates with a demonstrable record of improving students’ performance will be preferred

Prospective candidates can apply by emailing the Headmaster a CV and a one-page outline of their educational philosophy and how they fit the criteria above.

Holy Family College is an equal opportunity employer. Failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. An application will not necessarily entitle the applicant to a response, appointment or an interview. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Holy Family College reserves the right not to proceed with filling the post.


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Holy Family College, Parktown, Johannesburg
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