Maths and Science Teacher


St Stithians College is a proudly South African school, embracing diversity and offering a distinctive educational experience. Founded as a Methodist Church School, our Christian spirituality is central to our identity. Our College consists of primary and secondary boys’ and girls’ schools, together with a co-educational junior primary school.

We are an independent, non-profit institution located on an expansive green campus in Sandton, Johannesburg. In addition, St Stithians incorporates Kamoka Bush School near Modimolle, and the Thandulwazi Maths & Science Academy on our Campus. As a College, we are intent on Inspiring Excellence and Making a World of Difference.


Our primary intention is to educate and empower girls, raising them in ways that are responsive to the challenges unique to women. We aim to be the leaders in girls’ education, with the focus on nurturing individual skills and dispositions, equipping girls to engage confidently and with a sense of purpose. Our girls work within a values-based framework in order to make decisions with good intent. The South African context is diverse and dynamic. We raise girls to embrace their heritage and collaborate locally to make a significant contribution nationally and globally.

Maths and Science Teacher

The Girls’ Preparatory invites applications for the above-mentioned full-time position which will be available from 1 May 2023 (negotiable). Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who believe they have the required skills, disposition, and competencies to take on this position.

The requirements for this position are:

  • A suitable professional teaching qualification with at least 5 years educational experience in teaching maths and natural science
  • Experience in teaching mathematics and science at intermediate and senior phase (girls’ education an advantage)
  • Excellent all-round knowledge of mathematics and natural science with a passion for the subjects
  • Experience in developing learning and teaching material and assessment practices according to CAPS, IEB and international trends
  • A team player with an ability to integrate STEAM subjects across all curriculum areas would be advantageous
  • An unequivocal commitment to lead an accomplished team
  • Computer literacy and an ability to integrate IT and digital learning into your teaching
  • A fundamentally future-orientated approach to teaching, learning and pastoral care of girls
  • A sound and progressive understanding of the South African curriculum, particularly Inquiry Based Learning, and an openness to ongoing personal and professional development
  • A willingness to work within the values and Christian ethos of the College as well as to participate in a busy school, including extra murals and evening/weekend activities
  • Proof of registration with SACE supported by a sexual offender’s clearance certificate

To apply please click on the following link before the closing date of 26 March 2023

Applications received via email will not be considered. Applications must be done via the link above only.

St Stithians College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes appointments within the context of its transformation imperatives.

The College reserves the right not to proceed with this post. Applications are invited from South African citizens. 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 applications automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short listed candidates will be contacted

St Stithians College, 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.

Closing Date
Lyme Park, Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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