Waterkloof House Preparatory School

Vacancies at WHPS

Waterkloof House Preparatory School (WHPS) – Established 1923

We have the following vacancy available:

  1. First Additional Language Afrikaans Teacher (Applications close on 18 July 2022)WHPS invites suitable candidates to apply for the position of First Additional Language Afrikaans Teacher
    Commencement Date: 01 January 2023WHPS is a Traditional / Christian-based school specialising in the education of boys. We are currently seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative person with the relevant qualifications and experience to teacher First Additional Language – Afrikaans to boys in Grade 1 to 4.

     Post Requirements:

    • A dynamic, enthusiastic, innovative individual with strong interpersonal skills
    • Strong administration, organizational and time management skills
    • 3 – 5 years’ experience teaching Preparatory School Children
    • Ability or willingness to integrate technology in teaching
    • Competent in presenting an integrated teaching approach
    • Promote and develop the relevant curriculum, working closely with the HOD and the Deputy Academics, in accordance with the standards and aims of the school and its curricular policies
    • Prioritise individual pupil attainment and achievement, and closely monitor and support pupil progress
    • Excellent command of both English and Afrikaans with good report-writing skills
    • Work as part of a team with other staff and Heads of Department to create an environment of personal excellence for all pupils at WHPS
    • Fully support the academic, sport, cultural and extra-mural programmes at WHPS
    • Willingness to fulfil the role as a Register Class Teacher in the Senior Prep
    • SACE membership
    • Start 1 January 2023

    Applications close on 18 July 2022.

    Each application should be emailed to  and be accompanied by:

    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.

    Waterkloof House Preparatory School, in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act) will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection, and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.

    Applications close on 18 July 2022.