TEACHER INTERNSHIP 2022

Internship

TEACHER
INTERNSHIP 2022
(Academic Department)
Our vision is to grow the next generation of great teachers for our school and country. Michaelhouse is looking for
motivated young people, who are currently working towards a career in teaching, to join our intern programme. We
would like to invite applications for our Teacher-Intern programme commencing in January 2022.
FULL INVOLVEMENT IN ALL ASPECTS OF SCHOOL LIFE IS EXPECTED, INCLUDING:
• Teaching practice and assisting in the classroom
• Involvement in pastoral care, for example: boarding house, tutoring and bus duties
• Sports coaching
• Assisting with Clubs and Societies
• Being actively involved in our community outreach projects
REQUIREMENTS: QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE
• Prospective interns should be 21 years or older and currently studying a Bachelor of Education degree
or another degree with the aim of studying a PGCE.
• Preference will be given to potential interns who wish to teach the following subjects: Maths, Physical
Science, IT, English, EGD, Afrikaans and / or Economics
• Experience in coaching school sport would be an advantage
• A desire to make a career of teaching, and a commitment to ongoing professional learning
• As Michaelhouse is a boys’ boarding school and interns are required to live in the boarding houses, preference
will be given to male candidates
• Alignment with the Christian values and ethos of the school
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills
• A clear criminal clearance certificate
• SACE Registration will be required during the year, if not already obtained
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
TO APPLY:
Step 1: Email a motivation letter (Here’s a hint: make sure you tell us what subjects you will be
able to or would like to teach, what sports you have experience coaching or playing and to what levels,
as well as any other information about co-curricular activities you may have been involved in),
AND
Step 2: Email a detailed CV and copies of your qualifications including matric results
and statement of tertiary results to: hr@michaelhouse.org
AND
Step 3: Complete the online application form at: https://forms.gle/LfbmwLQBRGgv3zAFA
Closing date for applications: 13 August 2021