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.
Within the College we strive to produce confident students who are able to lead a life of conviction and purpose. The College’s Methodist focus offers our students important guiding principles enabling of this life of purpose which is central to the Saints Honour Code, namely “Honour God, Honour others and Honour self”. St Stithians College provides a safe, nurturing and inclusive community where students are encouraged to explore, experiment and investigate.
St Stithians College invites applications for the abovementioned position which will be available from 17 January 2024. This is an extra-mural orchestra conducting position for students from Grade 8 – Grade 12.
The requirements for this position are:
A suitable professional qualification and appropriate educational experience
A degree in the appropriate subject area is a prerequisite
The ability to conduct an orchestra at a high school level
The conductor is responsible for the orchestra during rehearsals, performances and concerts
The conductor will be responsible for the overall development and progression of the orchestra
A passion and vision for music, especially within the extramural space
A high level of organisational, administrative and communication skills
An interest and vision for a student-centred holistic education programme
A willingness to work within the values, Christian ethos and mission of the College
Any staff member working within a school is required to have a sexual offender’s clearance certificate
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