Internship Teaching Position


Senior Primary School

Internship Teaching Position

Starting January 2025

St Teresa’s invites young, enthusiastic, hardworking students who are currently studying education part-time, through a recognised tertiary institution, to apply for a one-year internship position in the Senior Primary School.

This will be a Senior Primary School Teaching Internship position for 2025, with the possibility of extension for 2026, in which the intern will be required to engage in the daily life of the school.  She/he will need to be committed to a full school day, which will include observation, preparation and presentation of lessons, break duties and involvement in the school co-curricular programme.  In addition, the intern will need to complete all university assignments and course work throughout the year.

Own transportation is essential.

Experienced subject specialist teachers will mentor the intern.


  • Provincial SACE registration.
  • Currently enrolled at a tertiary institution as a 2nd or 3rd year student studying towards a BED or a Postgraduate student studying towards a PGCE.
  • Studying towards a recognised teaching qualification, majoring in Intermediate Phase teaching.
  • Provide proof of year-end examination results and full academic transcript.
  • Be an aspiring candidate who will continue with their studies while serving as an intern in the classroom.
  • Be willing to take guidance and instruction from teachers.
  • Must be a South African citizen.


  • Classroom assistance, observation, preparation and presentation of lessons.
  • General academic duties including assisting with marking and invigilation.
  • General duties and involvement in the school co-curricular programme.
  • Active and innovative member of the teaching body.

The ideal candidate should be organised, enthusiastic and suited to teaching in a girls’ Catholic school with the ability to identify and contribute to the values and ethos of the school.

Your application should include your Curriculum Vitae as well as the names & contact details of at least two referees.

Please email your Curriculum Vitae to before Friday, 12 July 2024.

St Teresa’s School is a Catholic, independent school for girls situated in Rosebank. The school is a member of the Catholic Schools Board and ISASA and writes the IEB matriculation exams.

Founded in 1930 by the Sisters of Mercy, St Teresa’s School is committed to developing the values of compassion, service, love and respect in our girls. We aim to nurture and inspire responsible, enquiring young women who strive for excellence in all facets of life.

St Teresa’s School is an equal opportunity employer and preference will be given to EE candidates.  We reserve the right not to make this appointment. Submission of an application does not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview.

POPI Clause:  Please note that submission of your CV and personal information to St Teresa’s School will be used solely for the purposes of recruitment for the above-mentioned vacancy and all internal processes associated with this application.

This data could be used for statutory reporting and the submission of your CV confirms your consent to this.  St Teresa’s School hereby confirms that we will ensure that your data is protected as per the POPI Act.



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Rosebank, Gauteng, South Africa
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