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Vacancy: Educator for English/Life Orientation and History

Position: Educator for English/Life Orientation and History

Start date: 01 May 2018

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Langa, Cape Town

Reference: LP1/201801/ELH

  • SACE registration or provisional registration.
  • Valid Police Clearance documentation.
  • Dynamic and inspiring Educator with excellent subject knowledge.
  • University Graduate with a post graduate teaching qualification. (Post graduate studies in related field an advantage)
  • Proven record of teaching excellence and use of effective, innovative teaching strategies including the use of computer technology within the classroom.
  • Ability to cope with a mixed ability classes, stimulating high achievers while providing adequate support to those who find the subject more difficult.
  • Good personal time management and organisational skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work effectively and positively within a team as well as to work independently, without close supervision/guidance.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English.
  • Commitment to and embodiment of LEAP’s core values.
  • Demonstrated commitment to life-long learning and to personal professional development.
  • Active involvement in the school co-curricular activities with high awareness of, and commitment to holistic development of learners.

Remuneration: A market related salary has been identified for this position

Deadline for application: 17 April 2018 (no late applications will be considered). Only short-listed applicants will be contacted


Reference: LP1/201801/ELH

Values – Everyone at LEAP commits to:

  • Being kind, honest and healthy
  • Being punctual and looking good
  • Working hard and never giving up
  • Admitting and learning from mistakes
  • Confronting issues and being open to change
  • Working together and sharing