Abbotts College is delighted to announce an exciting opportunity for an English Home Language Teacher to join its esteemed institution. This role offers a unique chance to contribute significantly to the academic excellence and personal growth of students within a nurturing educational environment. The college seeks individuals who are passionate about teaching English, dedicated to fostering student success, and enthusiastic about inspiring young minds. Details outlining the responsibilities, required qualifications, and the application process are provided below.

Abbotts College English Home Language Teacher Role Overview:

  • Employer: ADvTECH
  • Location: Northcliff, Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 06 July 2024
  • Start Date: 1 August 2024
  • Division: Abbotts College
  • Functional Area: Education
  • Industry: Education Management

Qualifications & Experience

  • A degree (NQF level 7) and PGCE or B.Ed. (FET) specializing in the relevant subjects.
  • SACE certification and police clearance.
  • 2-5 years of teaching experience in the FET phase.
  • Specialist subject teaching experience of 2-5 years.
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in digital tools.
  • First Aid certification.

Key Responsibilities

  • Academic Delivery:
    • Plan, organize, and implement instructional programs in the FET phase.
    • Motivate, inspire, and challenge students towards future-focused education.
  • Academic Assessment & Reporting:
    • Conduct assessments to monitor student progress.
    • Prepare and deliver comprehensive academic reports.
  • Student Behaviour Management:
    • Maintain a conducive learning environment through effective behavior management strategies.
  • School Brand Ambassadorship:
    • Represent Abbotts College positively within the community and among stakeholders.
  • Administration:
    • Handle administrative tasks related to teaching and learning effectively.
  • Health & Safety:
    • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations within the school environment.

Attributes & Competencies

  • Lifelong learner with a commitment to professional growth and understanding of global educational trends
  • Strong planning and organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage professional relationships with maturity and emotional intelligence (EQ)
  • Effective time management skills
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities

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Application process

To apply for the position with ADvTECH at Abbotts College, please follow these steps:

  • Create an Account or Log In: If you haven’t already, create an account on the ADvTECH careers portal. If you have an existing account, log in using your credentials.
  • Complete the Application Form: Fill out the online application form with accurate and up-to-date information. Ensure you provide all required details, including personal information, educational background, work experience, and any other requested information.
  • Upload Required Documents: Upload your Curriculum Vitae, covering letter, copies of academic qualifications (including your degree and PGCE or B.Ed certificate), SACE certification, police clearance certificate, and any other relevant documents.
  • Review and Submit: Before submitting your application, review all information to ensure completeness and accuracy. Once satisfied, submit your application through the online portal.

ADvTECH and Abbotts College express their appreciation for your interest in the English Home Language Teacher position. This role presents a valuable opportunity to foster student growth and enhance academic excellence within a nurturing educational setting.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to promptly submit their applications through the online portal.