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Locum Senior Visual Arts Teacher


Stanford Lake College is a leading co-educational independent school in Magoebaskloof, Limpopo, providing a balanced, all-round, quality education, based on a Christian foundation.

Applicants from enthusiastic, innovative and suitably qualified backgrounds, who will support the above mission statement, are invited to apply for the following position:

Locum Senior Visual Arts Teacher

Grades 10 – 12

The position will commence 1 January 2022.

This is a locum position for Term 1 and possibly for the first few weeks of the second term until the end of April at Stanford Lake College. The successful candidate will report to the Head of Academics.

We seek to employ a person who:

  • has an appropriate university degree;
  • has taught Visual Arts to Matric level OR who has a strong practical artistic background;
  • will embrace an innovative and progressive approach to teaching Visual Arts from Grades 10 – 12;
  • is prepared to work closely with our incumbent Visual Arts teacher, who will be on maternity leave, in designing the term’s work for each Grade;
  • Key Competencies – the successful applicant is likely to possess the following key competencies:
  • be an enthusiastic teacher who will be able to share his/her love for Visual Arts with his or her students;
  • deliver engaging and effective lessons which enthuse his or her students a self-starter who can manage themselves and work independently;
  • have good IT skills and be comfortable using technology in the class- room, where appropriate
  • a strongly driven work ethic;
  • excellent interpersonal skills with colleagues, students and parents;
  • good organisational and administrative skills;
  • an open and creative outlook to education.

Applications for the post must be accompanied by a full CV (not longer than 3 pages) and the names of three contactable referees, marked for the attention of the Headmaster. Applications will be received via email ONLY on or before 30th September 2021, at

Stanford Lake College is an equal opportunity employer. We reserve the right not to fill this post. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Protection of Personal Information Act (Act 4 / 2013) (POPIA) Disclaimer: Stanford Lake College is committed to ensuring confidentiality of personal information. By applying for this position and submitting your personal details and CV, you acknowledge acceptance of this disclaimer. By applying for this position, you expressly give Stanford Lake College consent to process your personal information for the sole purpose of recruitment and any required statutory reporting. All reasonable measures will be taken to protect the information of applicants in accordance with the Protection of Personal Information Act and the school’s Privacy Policy.

The person hereby consents that, and authorises Stanford Lake College or agent to, at all times:

  • contact, request and obtain information from any previous employer or registered credit bureau relevant to seeking references and employment history and to assist in conducting an employee assessment in respect of myself;
  • to furnish personal employment information concerning myself to any credit bureau, or to any prospective employer seeking references and employment history and to assist in conducting an employee assessment in respect of myself.

Closing Date: 30th September 2021.

Closing Date
Haenertsburg, Limpopo, South Africa
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