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Darling College, a private primary school in Darling, seeks to make the appointment of


to begin service in January 2021.



  • Minimum requirement is a recognised Degree and/or a 4-year post matric teaching qualification.
  • SACE registration.


  • 10 years teaching experience of which 3 years must be at a senior management level in a similar environment.

Job specification

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a successful track record in the role of senior leadership within a school.
  • Be fully conversant with current trends and developments in education.
  • Have a vision for the future of the school and the ability to share this with all components of the community.
  • Be able to attract, retain and develop teachers of exceptional quality.
  • Have the ability to inspire pupils and teachers to live out their Christian values.
  • Ensure compliance with legal requirements of government regulations and those agencies which examine and accredit the school.
  • Oversee the coordination and implementation of the co-curricular programme of the school.

Competencies required

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with colleagues, pupils and parents.
  • Superior management skills.
  • Fully bilingual in English and Afrikaans.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Financial acumen.

Applying for the position

Applicants are required to submit:

  • A covering letter addressing their qualifications, competences and their ability to perform the main functions of the position.
  • Current Curriculum Vitae.
  • Three recent written references.
  • Names and contact details of two referees.

Applications close on Thursday 13 August 2020 at 16:00

Applications must be submitted to :

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