TEACHER INTERN PROGRAMME 2025

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ST JOHN’S D.S.G. TEACHER INTERN PROGRAMME 2025

Are you looking for an incredible learning opportunity in EDUCATION?

A year can DEFINE your career…

Join a school with BIG HEART that has a caring and nurturing environment, a strong Christian and community ethos, and a purpose of providing a balanced and empowering education for girls.

St John’s D.S.G., established in 1897 by the Society of St John the Divine, is situated in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal. It is a leading Anglican, independent, day and boarding school for 600 girls (Grades RR – 12), and is a member of the Independent Schools’ Association of Southern Africa.

Our Vision is to enrich and inspire individuals within the St John’s community to reach their full potential.

Our Values are Courage, Enthusiasm, Integrity, Leadership, Empathy, Determination

TO QUALIFY TO JOIN OUR PROGRAMME YOU WOULD NEED TO:

  • Be 21 years or older.
  • Be in your 3rd or 4th year of study in 2025. (preferable)
  • Be warm, engaging, resilient, honest, genuine, empathetic and kind.
  • Have excellent teamwork, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Have strong values that align to the Christian ethos of the school.
  • Be currently studying a Bachelor of Education degree (Foundation, Intermediate or Senior and FET), or another degree with the aim of studying a PGCE.
  • Have achieved an academic average of 65% and above during your degree (advantageous).
  • Have a high level of computer competency and be willing to learn new systems.
  • Have a clear criminal clearance certificate.
  • Be willing to apply for SACE registration and clearances with the Child Protection and Sexual Offenders Registers.

There is an opportunity for female applicants with a driver’s license to live and work in the Boarding Establishment (in a single capacity) and the applicant’s willingness to do so will be an advantage.

OUR EXPECTATIONS ARE THAT YOU WOULD:

  • Commit to a one-year, fixed-term contract conditional on your performance, effective from January 2025.
  • Register and study during your year with us and perform well academically.
  • Immerse yourself fully in the life of our school and involve yourself in our co-curricular activities, boarding duties, transport duties, tutoring, coaching sport, outreach and clubs.
  • Learn how to teach while you study and show self-discipline and enthusiasm during your learning journey with us.
  • Be excited about learning how to integrate technology into the curriculum, using various electronic media in the classroom.

BENEFITS FOR YOU:

  • You will be paid a salary and study allowance.
  • You will be assigned a mentor who will review your progress and provide guidance in the classroom.
  • You will be mentored and coached to develop your pedagogy skills and competencies.
  • You will have many learning opportunities to define your future career in education.

HOW AND WHEN TO APPLY?

An application form must be completed to be considered for the position.

Please  Click HERE to Apply.

Once completed, email a motivation letter, detailed CV, ID, copies of qualifications, including matric results, and a statement of tertiary results to: recruitment@stjohnsdsg.com. Write in the email subject line: Intern Programme 2025 – Your Name

 Closing date: 17:00 on 15 July 2024

 St John’s D.S.G. reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of this post. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or an appointment. Applicants who do not meet the requirements of the advertised post or who do not submit the application form and requested evidence, will automatically be disqualified from consideration. Applicants who have not been contacted by 15 August 2024 should take it that their applications have not been successful.

St John’s D.S.G. is an equal opportunity employer. The School’s Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. St John’s D.S.G. supports the recruitment of people with disabilities

St John’s D.S.G., 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
15/07/2024
Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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