Internship Programme



Internship Programme

To start: January 2025 (negotiable)

 An opportunity exists for an exceptional Intern to join the school from January 2025.

If you have a passion for teaching young children and are looking to grow and learn within a dynamic and caring environment, then this is the opportunity for you.

The Intern Programme aims to produce effective, motivated, inspirational and professional teachers for South African schools. Successful interns will complete a 4-year B. Education degree and will receive daily hands-on experience in the classroom, guided by St Peter’s Prep teachers. Interns will also be exposed to alternative teaching environments through our Community Partnership Programme.


  • A valid National Senior Certificate with admission for degree purposes; APS score of 26 minimum (Excluding Life Orientation)
  • English as a Home Language = 60% or English as First Additional Language = 70%
  • Maths Literacy = 60% or Mathematics = 40%
  • Preferably under the age of 27
  • South African Citizen

You will be a great fit if you:

  • Have worked with Children.
  • Are motivated and can take initiative.
  • Like to work in developing and changing environment with new challenges and thinking.
  • Have Strong time management and organisational skills.


The programme seeks to contribute to nation-building and improving education in South Africa by producing graduates who will:

  • be effective Foundation Phase teachers.
  • aspire to live Christian values.
  • be competent in the application of the latest research-proven methodology.
  • have the maturity to deal with the emotional demands of teaching.
  • be imbued with collaborative, accountable, committed, and professional attitudes, as well as a growth mindset.

To apply, please include the following:

  • Matric Certificate– with university exemption
  • A cover letter explaining why you want to be a teacher.
  • A copy of your CV
  • ID Copy

Please note:

  • This programme is only open to South African citizens.
  • All documents must be included with your application, incomplete applications will not be considered.

Should you be interested in the above vacancy and meet the stipulated requirements, please apply on our website at:

Applications close on 3 May 2024.

The appointment of candidates is at St Peter’s sole discretion, taking into account factors such as St Peter’s Employment Equity Policy. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment. St Peter’s Prep Schools in line with POPIA (the 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.

Closing Date
Paulshof, Johannesburg, South Africa
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