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Physical Education Teacher/Intern (Girls)


St Peter’s School is an Independent Co-Educational Catholic School for day pupils. The School offers learning support from Grade 1-4 as well as mainstream education from Grade RRR to 7. The school has a tranquil Lowveld setting with wonderful facilities and is renowned for its warmth and high academic standards.

We invite applications for the following sought after post that is available from 01 February 2021.


The successful applicant will be a suitably qualified / studying professional with integrity, vision, and a sound knowledge of the Foundation, Intermediate and Senior Phase Curriculum. He /She must be passionate about planning and teaching Physical education with the aim of achievement of excellent educational standards through the delivery of instructional activities that facilitate active learning experience. He /She will support the Director of Sport and Extra Curricular to ensure the smooth running of the entire extramural program from Grade RRR to Grade 7, including the sports and physical education programme.

The minimum requirements for this position are:

  • An appropriate academic and professional education qualification from a recognized institution / Proof of Studying
  • Relevant experience in teaching all grades / phases
  • Experience in teaching Swimming to all grades
  • Current SACE registration
  • Be Computer literate.
  • Willingness and ability to assist with extramural activities
  • To plan, control, record, and report on Assessments.
  • To attend meetings, forums, workshops for the grade/ phase as required.
  • To create an educational atmosphere in the classroom.
  • To be responsible for all school equipment and stock in the control of the teacher and class.
  • To work closely with the teachers in the Grades to ensure the effective running of the Grades
  • To manage, plan, assist and promote teaching and learning within the class
  • To manage, plan, assist and promote activities (sport and culture) within the School
  • To manage, plan, assist and promote discipline within the Grades
  • Be prepared to assist with sport and other Admin duties as and when the need arises.
  • A clear criminal record is essential
  • Personal commitment to Christian education and a willingness to contribute to the values and ethos of the School is essential.

Remuneration will be commensurate with experience. Please submit a letter of motivation, police clearance and a full Curriculum Vitae and details of three referees to . Applications may also be hand delivered to St Peter’s School, Neethling Street, Nelspruit.
Closing Date: 19/01/2021 at 12:00

St Peter’s is committed to be a non-sexist, non-racist and non-discriminatory employer and reserves the right not to appoint should a suitable candidate not be found. An application alone does not entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment, and failure to meet the minimum requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Should applications not receive feedback after 14 days please consider your application to be not successful.

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