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Vacancy: Xhosa Educator Grades 8 – 12, Langa, Cape Town

Position: Xhosa Educator Grades 8 – 12

Start date: July 2021

Contract type: Permanent

Location: LEAP 1, Langa

Reference: School LP1/Xho/2021

  • 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.
  • Strong 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 IsiXhosa and 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

Deadline for application:  28 May 2021 (no late applications will be considered). Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Only applicants who add the reference to the subject line, will be considered

Email a copy of your CV and relevant qualifications to by no later than 28 May 2021. No late applications will be considered.

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