Vacancies

Waterkloof House Preparatory School

Vacancies at WHPS

We currently have two vacancies available:

  1. Assistant Head of Sport
  2. Peripatetic Violin Teacher

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1. Assistant Head of Sport

Waterkloof House Preparatory School (WHPS) (Established 1923)

Invites suitable candidates to apply for the position of Assistant Head of Sport  

We are currently seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative person to co-ordinate,

manage and develop sport at WHPS. This person will report directly to the Deputy Head Extra Murals

Post Requirements:

  • Suitable qualifications
  • Ability and experience in teaching, designing and implementing a physical education programme
  • A person who is capable of coaching a wide range of boys’ sport in both Senior and Junior Prep
  • A particular affinity to co-ordinate Junior Sport and to lead the Foundation Phase sporting programme
  • Good communication and organisational skills in dealing with the school community
  • A willingness to grow and develop by attending workshops and conferences
  • An aptitude to develop and improve the coaching of fellow colleagues by organising workshops and courses for staff
  • Start 01 January 2019

Recommendation:

  1. Ability/qualifications to teach other subjects
  2. Willingness to do Boarding House duties
  3. Planning and implementing tours
  4. Able to drive school buses and be in possession of a valid PDP license

Applications close on 1 October 2018. Each application should be accompanied by a full Curriculum Vitae, covering letter, testimonials and names and telephone numbers of at least three referees to be emailed or hand-delivered for the attention of the Headmaster, Mark Whitelaw.

WHPS thanks all applicants for their interest. Only short listed candidates will be interviewed and replied to. WHPS reserves the right not to fill this position. Should you not have received any reply to your application within a fortnight from the stipulated date, you may consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

Closing Date: 1 October 2018

535 Ruddell Street, Brooklyn, 0181, Pretoria

workhardplaystraight@whps.co.za

www.whpsschool.com

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2. Peripatetic Violin Teacher

Waterkloof House Preparatory School (WHPS) (Established 1923)

Invites suitable candidates to apply for the position of Peripatetic Violin Teacher. We are currently seeking

to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative person with the relevant qualifications and experience to teach violin as a peripatetic teacher.

Post Requirements:

  • A dynamic, energetic, enthusiastic, innovative individual with strong interpersonal skills, a sound work ethic and who is willing to go the extra mile.
  • Colour Strings experience
  • Able to identify, prepare and enter pupils for ABRSM Exams
  • Must be available for the schools Matinee Performances, School Performances and Festivals
  • Proficient in the English language with good report writing skills
  • Start 1 January 2019

Post Recommendations:

  • To be able to accompany pupils when they play
  • Willing to teach music theory
  • Able to perform in an ensemble providing background music for annual events

Applications close on Monday, 1 October 2018. Each application should be accompanied by a full Curriculum Vitae, covering letter, testimonials and names and telephone numbers of at least three referees to be emailed or hand-delivered for the attention of the Director: Performing Arts, Melanie dos Santos.

WHPS thanks all applicants for their interest. Only short listed candidates will be interviewed and replied to. WHPS reserves the right not to fill this position. Should you not have received any reply to your application within a fortnight from the stipulated date, you may consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

Closing Date: Monday, 1 October 2018

535 Ruddell Street, Brooklyn, 0181, Pretoria

workhardplaystraight@whps.co.za

www.whpsschool.com

 

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