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IsiZulu Language Academic Advisor


IsiZulu Language Academic Advisor
– Foundation Phase –
Lyndhurst Campus

Vacancy: January 2022

Purpose of the job of an Academic Advisor works alongside the classroom teacher/s to enhance the learning environment and program. He/she establishes an effective rapport with students and other staff members. He/she collaborates regularly with the other members of the team to plan integrated units and learning experiences to promote the educational needs of all students. The teaching partner should be familiar with all school procedures and with the school’s, Vision, Mission and Core Values.

Key responsibilities:

  • Teach the class under the supervision of the class lead teacher
  • Assisting in creating a learning environment where children develop their full potential and experience growth.
  • Work as a proactive team member
  • Identifies and works with students to support their needs on an individual and/or small group basis
  • Supervise students in and out of classroom activities during the school day
  • Participates actively in collaborative lesson planning sessions
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with colleagues, students and parents
  • Assists with the general preparation and organization of supplies and teaching materials
  • Establish effective communication with colleagues, parents and students
  • Participate in curriculum and staff development initiatives as required
  • Assume the role of a class teacher in the absence of class teacher’s absence

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Bachelor’s Degree with a Post Graduate Certificate majoring in IsiZulu Language
  • At least 2 years’ experience in teaching IsiZulu Language in the Foundation Phase
  • IEB experience is essential
  • SACE registered
  • Ability to offer learning support in and out of classroom context
  • Willing to extend self in professional development
  • Clear criminal record

To apply, please submit your CV and Motivational letter detailing your experience and qualifications for the above position to

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Closing Date
Future Nation Schools, Lyndhurst, Johannesburg
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