Hermitage House, an independent co-educational day school which runs from Crèche to Grade 7 and is situated in the Sundays River Valley, near Addo, invites applications for the following post:
INTERMEDIATE PHASE TEACHER
The position is a permanent position available from 1 February 2024 or sooner.
The successful candidate will be a qualified teacher who holds a Bachelor of Education: Intermediate Phase degree, is registered and in good standing with SACE. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a stimulating environment. Previous experience in independent education is an advantage, but is not essential.
In addition, the applicant will:
Be well-versed in curriculum and assessment for the Intermediate Phase.
Have experience in teaching various subjects in the Intermediate Phase as a requirement.
Be well versed in the written and spoken language of English and Afrikaans.
Be required to uphold the Christian ethos and values of the School.
Be energetic and creative.
Be passionate about teaching, learning and young people.
Have good interpersonal and communication skills.
Have a sound understanding of the Intermediate Phase learner.
Be prepared to play a full and active role in the co-curricular life of the school.
Have experience in coaching of various sport as an added advantage.
Have or be willing to apply for a PDP.
A detailed CV, along with a covering letter and the contact details of three references, should be emailed to the Headmaster. Please ensure that the email identifies the position for which the application is intended.
Hermitage House reserves the right not to make an appointment.
Submission of an application does not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Should the School not make contact with you within 1 month of the closing date for applications, you may consider your application as unsuccessful.
The school, in line with the Protection of Personal Information (POPIA) will take all reasonable measures to ensure that your personal information is protected. By submitting your application, you agree and give consent that your information may be used in the recruitment, selection and reporting process of this position.