Geography Teacher/HOD

Full-time

 

Founded in 1896 and set in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, Michaelhouse is a leading Anglican
Independent senior Boarding School for boys from Grade 8 to Grade 12

Michaelhouse is looking to employ an innovative, dynamic and energetic professional with a thorough
knowledge of and passion for teaching Geography from Grade 8 to 12. The possibility of an HOD position
exists for this post. Duties will include teaching a range of Geography and HSS classes, as well as involvement in a variety of co-curricular and pastoral duties within the school.
Commencement date: Term 3/4 2021
THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL:
• Be a qualified and passionate Geography teacher.
• Have suitable experience in teaching Geography from Grade 8 to 12.
• Be able to integrate Geography into transdisciplinary approaches to education.
• Be able to drive a curiosity and passion for learning the subject.
• Show creativity and innovation in the classroom.
• Be proficient in creating and moderating a variety of different types of assessments.
• Be proficient in Microsoft 365 software and have experience of integrating ICT in education.
• Have knowledge of and experience with the Grade 12 IEB assessment guidelines.
• Have experience as an IEB Grade 12 marker.
• Have a current SACE registration.
ACCOMMODATION:
Housing will be provided on or near the Michaelhouse estate to facilitate full involvement in the school
programme.
Only suitably qualified candidates will be considered. An application will not in itself entitle the
applicant to an interview. Management reserve the right not to make an appointment.
Founded in 1896 and set in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, Michaelhouse is a leading Anglican
Independent senior Boarding School for boys from Grade 8 to Grade 12
Apply by completing the online application form at: https://forms.gle/xYh5qK5uWnZH5qqM6
In addition to completing the online form, please email your handwritten
motivation letter and CV to hr@michaelhouse.org
Closing date for applications: 27 April 2021
Michaelhouse is committed to transformation, and, in accordance with our Employment Equity Plan
preference shall be given, but not limited to, candidates from the designated groups.
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personal information. By applying for this position and submitting your personal details and CV, you acknowledge
acceptance of this disclaimer. Your information will be used for the sole purpose of recruitment of the listed vacancy and
any required statutory reporting. All reasonable measures will be taken to protect the information of applicants.