Are you a passionate educator looking to make a significant impact in the lives of young learners? Inspired Education Group invites applications for a Grade 4 teacher at our prestigious Reddam House Waterfall school in Johannesburg, South Africa. As part of a global network of premium schools, we are committed to providing world-class education and fostering the development of every student in our care.

Grade 4 Teacher Job Overview

  • Position: Grade 4 teacher
  • Location:  Johannesburg, ZA

About Inspired Education Group

Inspired Education is a leading global group of premium schools, boasting over 110 private institutions across six continents. Our schools provide a world-class learning experience to more than 85,000 students, from Kindergarten through Year 13. Recognized among the top 10 highest value private companies in the UK, we pride ourselves on nurturing each student’s academic and personal growth within a dynamic and innovative learning environment.

About Reddam House Waterfall

Reddam House Waterfall is a co-educational, non-denominational school nestled in a serene, rustic environment. The school’s state-of-the-art facilities and experienced educators create a nurturing and stimulating atmosphere conducive to discovery and learning. Since its inception in 2012, Reddam House Waterfall has grown to accommodate over 1000 students and is designed to eventually serve up to 2000 learners. The school welcomes children from 1 year old to Grade 12, offering a diverse range of subjects and extracurricular activities to develop talent, individuality, and self-assurance.

The Role: Grade 4 Teacher

As a Grade 4 teacher at Reddam House Waterfall, you will play a crucial role in fostering the holistic development of students in your care. You will be responsible for creating a positive and engaging learning environment that motivates students to reach their full potential.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and Present Lessons: Develop and deliver exciting and informative lessons for all subjects in Grade 4.
  • Nurture a Positive Learning Environment: Establish a classroom environment that is supportive and promotes active engagement in learning.
  • Professional Conduct: Demonstrate professionalism in punctuality, behavior, and adherence to school standards.
  • Continuous Improvement: Reflect on and refine your teaching practices through personal and school-wide professional development.
  • Extra Lessons: Conduct extra lessons twice a week or as needed.
  • Resource Development: Produce high-quality teaching resources for students.
  • Extracurricular Participation: Participate in the school’s extracurricular program, dedicating two afternoons per week.
  • School Events: Attend special school events as required by the Head.
  • Student Evaluation: Set and mark examinations, and provide constructive feedback through report comments.
  • Other Tasks: Undertake any additional tasks as determined by the School Head or line manager.

What Reddam is Looking For

  • Clear Expectations and Goals: Ability to set clear expectations and stretch goals for students.
  • Adaptability: An adaptable teaching style that incorporates feedback.
  • Subject Expertise: In-depth understanding of the relevant subject area.
  • Effective Learning Judgement: Ability to assess and enhance learning effectiveness.
  • Preparation and Planning: Excellent preparation and planning skills.
  • Student Outcomes Assessment: Ability to assess student outcomes and provide feedback to improve performance.
  • Student Welfare: Genuine care and attention to student welfare standards.
  • Experience: A minimum of 3-5 years of teaching experience is advantageous.
  • IT Proficiency: Confidence in using IT in teaching.
  • IEB Programme Experience: Previous experience with the IEB Programme is preferred.
  • Qualifications: A university qualification and certified teaching status are required.

How to Apply

If you are an enthusiastic and dedicated educator ready to inspire young minds, we would love to hear from you. Join our team at Reddam House Waterfall and contribute to the academic and personal growth of our students.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your suitability for the role.

Inspired Education Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff, volunteers, and third parties are expected to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practices and pre-employment background checks will be conducted before any appointment is confirmed.

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Joining the team at Reddam House Waterfall as a Grade 4 teacher offers you a unique opportunity to be part of a world-renowned education group committed to excellence and innovation. With Inspired Education Group, you will be working in a supportive, dynamic, and state-of-the-art environment where your professional growth and the holistic development of your students are top priorities.