Library and Media Information



Library and Media Information

Springfield Convent School is a leading Independent Day School for girls from Pre-Primary to Matric. Founded by the Cabra Dominican Sisters in 1871, Springfield is nestled in beautiful historic gardens on Wynberg Hill in Cape Town. The School has a longstanding proud academic record with a nurturing Catholic atmosphere and tradition, exceptionally successful music, art, and drama departments as well as excellent sports facilities.

Within the Catholic ethos and Dominican values, particularly in relation to respecting each person’s dignity and the common good, we educate children of all faiths, developing the talents, virtues, and potential of each individual – both pupils and staff

The Junior School Principal invites applications from individuals who meet the following key requirements:

fully qualified teacher who is passionate about Library, Media and Extension of Girls

  • Must have experience working and teaching Library/Media from Grade 1 to Grade 7
  • understand, identify with and contribute to the Catholic / Christian ethos and values of the school
  • have a vision and passion for the education of girls in the 21st century
  • be IT proficient; knowledge of Google Suite and other education platforms
  • ensure that the Library remains an active part of the academic life of the school
  • promote the love for reading through innovative ideas and have the creativity to re-imagine the Library space
  • have an understanding of diversity in the choice of books, apps and media resources
  • have knowledge and or experience of Project/Inquiry Based Learning
  • ability to grow book clubs, debating and general knowledge quizzes
  • have effective organisational and administrative skills
  • be willing to become fully involved in the school’s curricular and co-curricular programme
  • be available after hours to attend school events and functions
  • be registered with SACE

Should you wish to be considered for this position, please email your letter of motivation and CV to Subject: Library and Media.

Closing date of applications: Monday, 12 July 2024

Commencement date: January 2025

Springfield Convent School reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of this post. The application will not of itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment, and failure to meet the requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Springfield is committed to transformation and is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.

Springfield Convent School in line with POPIA (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.

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