Highbury is a boys’ Christian preparatory school which offers all-round, relevant and dynamic education within a caring environment, equipping its pupils with values, skills and knowledge to deal with the demands of a changing and challenging world.
SENIOR PRIMARY TEACHER (JANUARY 2021)
Appropriate academic and professional qualifications
5+ years’ teaching experience at the Senior Primary level
Passionate about teaching boys
Identify with the values and ethos of the school
Experience in teaching Mathematics at a Senior Primary level
Experience in teaching IT an advantage
Experience in the use of technology as a creative, learning tool. (iPad and Google Classroom an advantage)
Ability and keen interest to coach boy sports
Key Performance Areas:
Be willing to play a pastoral role in the life of their learners.
Develop the whole child and build on the strengths and talents each child has.
Show initiative in staying up-to-date with the trends in the educational and emotional development of young boys.
Demonstrate effective administrative ability including time management, planning and communication.
Use creative and innovative methods to motivate boys and encourage engagement and learning.
Integrate IT (in particular iPads) into your teaching programme.
Implement programmes and initiatives that are in line with the vision of the Senior Primary.
Contribute to the sporting life of the School.
Applications with a covering letter, CV and the names and contact details of two references should be emailed to HR@hps.co.za. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Candidates may assume that their application has been unsuccessful if they have not been contacted by 14 August 2020. The School reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of this post. Highbury Preparatory School is an equal opportunity employer.