Senior School History Teacher

Africa, South Africa

Somerset College

Somerset College

Somerset College is a leading independent, co-educational day and boarding school offering schooling from Grade 000 to Matric, as well as Cambridge AS and A-levels. Founded in 1997, Somerset College is a welcoming, vibrant school situated in the beautiful Cape Winelands, South Africa.

The School invites applications for the following position to start in April 2020.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a skilled History teacher to join a thriving school. Applicants for this position are expected to have an appropriate university degree, must be SACE registered and should have previous IEB experience. The position will initially involve teaching Grade 8 to Grade 11 History and the ability to teach some Cambridge AS History would be an advantage. Applicants must be excellent communicators and should be innovative and have strong interpersonal skills. The ability to work co-operatively with colleagues and a genuine enthusiasm, commitment and passion for education in South Africa are key requisites for this post.
The successful candidate must be a dynamic and inspirational History teacher who will fully engage with young people so they flourish in both the classroom and in other aspects of their lives. This person should be proactive and keep abreast of innovation in education. New colleagues are supported through a personalised induction programme.

Somerset College is an equal opportunity employer. The School reserves the right not to make an appointment. Submission of an application does not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview.

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