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PE Teacher/ Boys Sports Co-ordinator


King David Primary School, Sandton is a co-educational, academically excellent, independent Jewish Day school from Grade R – 7 which strives to encourage children to be kind, committed and independent thinkers with a genuine love and connection to their Jewish roots

The Primary School invites applications for the following position: effective

1 May 2022 (Neg).

PE Teacher/ Boys Sports Co-ordinator

The successful candidate will:

  • be responsible for all aspects of sport
  • have a proven track record in education, be able to use a variety of teaching techniques and a range of materials including sports equipment, audio and visual aids
  • set strategic direction for sport in conjunction with the school executive
  • organise and direct games and coaching sessions
  • attend sports events and referee matches
  • promote and implement a sporting programme for all pupils which will encourage life-long participation in physical activity
  • do administrative work which includes keeping registers, planning for lessons and communication with parents
  • supervise out-of-hours activities such as training sessions, competitions and matches
  • encourage sporting excellence

Requirements for this position:

  • relevant academic and professional qualification
  • teaching experience of at least 2/3 years in a school environment
  • leadership and good interpersonal skills (in terms of communication and discipline)
  • a deep love for and understanding of children between the ages of 5-13
  • excellent administrative skills
  • knowledge of sports fundamentals: swimming, cricket, soccer, tennis, netball and athletics.
  • valid Police Clearance, SACE and COVID Vaccination Certificates

Please submit a letter of motivation with a full Curriculum Vitae and contact details of three references to Mrs A. Pereira – PA to the Head of School:

Closing date for applications is 26th January 2022.

King David Primary School, Sandton is not an ordinary school and is thus looking for an extraordinary teacher.

An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview and only shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. The school reserves the right not to fill this position.

King David Primary, Sandton 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
Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
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