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Music Subject Leader



SAHETI School is an independent, co-educational, English-medium school dedicated to the pursuit of excellence, whilst promoting the values and ethos of Hellenism. The school is situated in Bedfordview, Johannesburg.

Applications are invited for an energetic, creative, and innovative Music subject leader (Grade 1 – 7), who meets the below listed pre-requisites.

The following are pre-requisites for this position:

  • Relevant degree in Music, or its equivalent
  • Current SACE registration
  • Knowledge of the CAPS class music curriculum is essential and experience in developing curricula
  • Proven teaching experience
  • Proficient piano playing skills
  • Understanding and practical use of ORFF Schulwerk pedagogy
  • Applicants must be passionate about teaching music and must instill a love for music in their students
  • Experience in teaching class music across all Primary School grades
  • Develop and manage budgets effectively
  • Work collaboratively and effectively with the HOD of Music and as a member of a team in a dynamic music department
  • Report directly to the Principal of the Primary School
  • usic notation software experience
  • Have an interest in overseeing musical ensembles, e.g. bands, marimba groups and choirs
  • Highly proficient IT skills
  • Ability to teach online synchronously
  • A commitment to full participation in the extra-mural activities of the school
  • Ability to develop and sustain new ideas and work co-operatively with a team
  • An ability to identify with the values, culture, and ethos of SAHETI

Should you be interested in the above vacancy and meet the stipulated requirements, Please send or hand deliver your cv (listing at least two recent references) and letter of motivation should be addressed to: Eleni Ladas (Music Subject Leader)

SAHETI School reserves the right make an appointment prior to the closing date of this vacancy, should a suitable candidate be found. Submitting a cv does not entitle the applicant to automatically be called for an interview. Failure to meet the pre-requisites of the advertised post will automatically disqualify applicants from consideration for the post. Should an applicant not hear from the school by Friday 28 August 2020, it must be assumed that their application was not successful.

POPI CLAUSE: Please note that submission of your application to SAHETI School will be used solely for the purposes of recruitment of the above-mentioned vacancy and all internal process associated with this application.
This data could be used for statutory reporting and the submission of your application confirms your consent to this. SAHETI School hereby confirms that we will ensure that your data is protected as per the POPI Act.

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Saheti School, Johannesburg
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