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Afrikaans and English Teacher

at Melkbosstrand Private School
Location Melkbosstrand, South Africa
Date Posted September 11, 2019
Category Education Jobs in South Africa
Currency ZAR


Melkbosstrand Private School is a Christian school situated in the beautiful country side of Melkbosstrand, Cape Town, accommodating 400+ learners from 18 months to Grade 12.

We are a proudly – South African co-educational parallel-medium school.

We have the following vacancy at Melkbosstrand Private School for January 2020:

An exceptional Languages teacher (Afrikaans Home Language and English FAL) for Intermediate Phase: Grade 5 -7

‘n Uitstekende Taal Onderwyser/es (Afrikaans Moedertaal en Engels EAT) vir Graad 5 -7

At Melkbosstrand Private School we offer our students a world-class, balanced education which focuses on Bible education, academic, physical, cultural, musical and the emotional development of each student in an attractive and inviting pastoral country environment.

Requirements for this position include:

Appropriate academic and professional qualifications: A 4 Year BEd degree and/or HED (Higher Education diploma) from a recognised Institution in Intermediate Phase
Excellent command of Afrikaans (A) is a pre-requisite. Being bilingual would be an added advantage.
Clearance certificates required: SAPS – Criminal clearance; Dept of Social services – Child Protection register clearance; Dept of Justice – Sexual Offenders register clearance
Level 1 First Aid certificate

Applicants should be able to commence duty on 13 January 2020.

Suitable and interested candidates that meet the above characteristics and requirements are invited to submit a letter of motivation, with a minimum of three (3)
contactable references and the following to Mrs. Leatitia de Villiers via the email address below:

Curriculum Vitae
Certified copy of Identity document
Certified copy of driver’s license
Clearance certificates –certified (as detailed above)
Qualifications – certified copies (where applicable)
SARS Income tax registration document
1st Aid Level 1- Medical Aid certificate

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. Only South African citizens or people with a valid work permit need apply.

Closing date of applications: 17th September 2019 Interviews: Friday: 20 September 2019

The invitation for an interview and appointment of candidates is at the sole discretion of Melkbosstrand Private School. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to meet the minimum stated requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants automatically disqualifying themselves from consideration. Should you not have been invited for an interview by the interview date you can accept that your application has not been successful.

Melkbosstrand Private School reserves the right not to make an appointment and factors such as the Employment Equity Policy will be considered Applicants who require their CV’s and personal information to be returned should specifically request this in writing. All personal information will be destroyed within 2 months after the closing date in compliance with the school’s Protection of personal information policy.

Desired Skills

Strong organisational skills Able to offer pastoral care and be prepared to facilitate a register class.Show an eagerness to work towards further developing the profile of excellence in the school Be flexible and willing to engage with the unique ethos and vision of Melkbosstrand Private School A willingness to participate in all co-curricular program and uphold the Christian values of the school Be computer literate to assist with general administrative duties. Staff room experience will be an advantage.Have his/her own vehicle