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Pre-primary Teacher


School-in-the-Woods, the Pre-Preparatory phase of St Cyprian’s School seeks to appoint a

Pre-primary Teacher

We are excited to hear from exceptional, enthusiastic, and innovative candidates. Starting date:

10 October 2022 or 1 January 2023

The position requires an inspiring individual who:

  • Is an excellent communicator and collaborator
  • Shows exceptional organisational skills and initiative
  • Considers themselves adaptable, open to change and illustrates creativity in their approach.

Professionally, we wish to meet a candidate who:

  • Has a proven, thorough knowledge of early childhood development
  • Demonstrates a sound knowledge of the importance of 21st century learning skills as building blocks to future learning
  • Can implement digital literacy into the curriculum
  • Can implement differentiated and personalised teaching
  • Has a sound knowledge of inquiry-based teaching.

The successful candidate will hold a four-year teaching degree in ECD or Foundation Phase and current SACE registration. You will have been in a similar position for a minimum of two years. As a teacher, you will show commitment to the development of students, high energy levels as well as provide and safe and stimulating environment that facilitates learning.

St Cyprian’s School is on a journey of Transformation and the successful incumbent will be expected to contribute positively to the successful outcome of this journey.
Qualified, interested candidates are requested to submit a letter of motivation for the position, along with a detailed curriculum vitae to the Head of School-in-the-Woods, Sulochnee Nair via email at by 4 July 2022. Failure to meet the minimum requirements will result in disqualification. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for further discussions.

St Cyprian’s School is a proud, independent school committed to equity and belonging, embracing, and advancing diversity. We have a strong anchor that connects our Anglican tradition, values and heritage and we are a place that welcomes all faiths. It is from this frame that we grow and hone purpose, intellect, character, and agency in our students.

*In line with POPIA requirements, CVs are considered only for the position advertised and are destroyed
within six months of application.

Closing Date
Oranjezicht, Cape Town, South Africa
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