TEACHER INTERNSHIP (2020) (Academic Department) Founded in 1896 and set in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, Michaelhouse is a leading Anglican Independent senior Boarding School for boys from Grade 8 to Grade 12.
Our vision is to grow the next generation of great teachers for our school and country. Michaelhouse is looking for motivated young people, who are currently working towards a career in teaching, to join our intern programme. We would like to invite applications for our Teacher – Intern programme commencing in January 2020.
Our internship programme offers both on-the-job training and mentoring and a holistic development plan for each intern. For more information about the Programme visit: https://www.michaelhouse.org/about/intern-programme/
FULL INVOLVEMENT IN ALL ASPECTS OF SCHOOL LIFE IS EXPECTED, INCLUDING:
Teaching practice and assisting in the classroom
Involvement in pastoral care for example: boarding house, tutoring and bus duties
Assisting with Clubs and Societies
Being actively in our community outreach projects
REQUIREMENTS: QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE
Prospective interns should be 21 years or older and currently studying a Bachelor of Education degree or another degree with the aim of studying a PGCE.
Preference will be given to potential interns who wish to teach the following subjects: Maths, Physical Science, IT, English and / or Economics
Experience in coaching school sport would be an advantage
A desire to make a career of teaching, and a commitment to ongoing professional learning
As Michaelhouse is a boys’ boarding school and interns are required to live in the boarding houses, preference will be given to male candidates
Alignment with the Christian values and ethos of the school
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
A clear criminal clearance certificate
SACE Registration will be required during the year, if not already obtained
Founded in 1896 and set in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, Michaelhouse is a leading Anglican Independent senior Boarding School for boys from Grade 8 to Grade 12
Email a motivation letter (Here’s a hint: make sure you tell us what subjects you will be able to or would like to teach, what sports you have experience coaching or playing and to what levels, as well as any other information about co-curricular activities you may have been involved in), a detailed CV and copies of your qualifications including matric results and statement of tertiary results to the email address below.
Michaelhouse is committed to transformation and in accordance with our Employment Equity Plan; preference shall be given, but not limited to, candidates from the designated groups.