Head of Extra-Curricular Activities

at St George’s Preparatory School
Location Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Date Posted October 9, 2019
Category Education Jobs in South Africa
Currency ZAR


Head of Department Sport Music Other. A rare opportunity exists for the ideal candidate to join our staff team as:


St George’s Preparatory wishes to appoint an innovative, forward thinking Head of Extra-Curricular activities, who will serve on the Senior Management team of the Prep as it takes on the challenges and opportunities of being one of the leading Preparatory schools in the Eastern Cape.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in education, and be an enthusiastic team player with strong interpersonal skills. This candidate’s strengths will lie in good verbal and written communications as well as being very well organized, energetic, analytical and a results-driven leader. An astute knowledge of 21st Century learning delivery, current global academic trends and ICT integration experience would be advantageous.

The ideal candidate should:

Relevant degree/diploma plus teaching qualification from a recognised institution
Registration with SACE
Have excellent organisational skills
Good level of computer literacy
Proven ability to work as part of a team
Creative, self-motivated, organised and energetic
Be able to develop good working relationships with colleagues, parents and students is essential
Previous experience in an Independent School environment would be advantageous
For further information about the position please go to the following link:


The position is available from 1 January 2020 or as soon as possibly there after

Qualified candidates are requested to apply by emailing a letter of motivation to the Headmaster, CV not exceeding three pages, certified copies of qualifications and SACE certificate, the contact details of three traceable referees and a clearance certificate in term of the Sexual Offenders Act to Mr Alex Hall at the email address below.

Please note that St George’s Schools reserves the right not to make an appointment. Submission of an application does not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview. If no communication has been received within two weeks after the closing date, the application must be regarded as unsuccessful.

All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence.

St George’s Schools is an equal opportunity employer.

St George’s Preparatory School is an independent, co-educational school situated in Park Drive, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Founded in 1936, the Pre-Preparatory and Preparatory caters for approximately 400 children aged 3 to 13, from Grade 000 to Grade 7. Strong heritage and tradition bolsters our 21st Century educational delivery. Academic rigour and a diverse co-curricular offering lead by a dedicated staff team complete our superlative offering.

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