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Novice Teachers Bi-lingual English/isiZulu


Novice Teachers as Bi-Lingual (English/isiZulu) Co-Teachers

in Grade 0 and Grade 1

Redhill Early Learning Centre

Commencement Date: With immediate effect as a two-year mentorship


This position offers an exciting opportunity for a novice/newly qualified teacher to join our Early Learning teaching team.

Redhill takes pride in our academic excellence, which extends children beyond any curriculum, with innovative teaching practice and futuristic philosophy towards pedagogy.

Our caring and nurturing ethos is based on respect for the individual, as we strive for a holistic education, coupled with a drive towards gearing children for the future.

We invite applications from teachers who meet the following requirements:

  • Be a recently qualified teacher looking to gain experience in teaching together with a Lead (experienced) teacher.
  • Have an interest or passion for wanting to work with children in this age group.
  • Have a good command of English and be able to read and write in English proficiently.
  • A good command of isiZulu to teach children the isiZulu vocabulary and conversation in a bi-lingual immersion language programme.
  • Be computer literate and understand the uses and needs of technology in the classroom.
  • Be self-motivated, driven, responsible, focussed and independent.
  • Understand that the requirements of the job are rigorous and there is a high expectation of performance.
  • Have a positive and flexible personality.
  • Be able to take initiative in various situations.
  • Be willing to take guidance and instruction from teachers and assist with all the necessary classroom requirements, including administrative tasks.
  • Be able to keep an orderly and organised learning environment, both outdoors and indoors.
  • Have good social and observational skills and be a team player.
  • Exercise integrity and discretion

To apply for this position, please forward a Letter of Application and a full Curriculum Vitae, together the names and telephone numbers of three referees, to

Closing Date: 22 January 2021

Redhill School reserves the right not to make an appointment. If you have not heard from the School by 29 January 2021, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Redhill reserves to right to appoint someone earlier if a suitable candidate presents him/herself. Redhill reserves the right not to make an appointment.

Closing Date
Redhill School, Summit Road, Sandton
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