Uplands is an Anglican, innovative, co-educational, independent school located on an extensive estate in White River, close to the Kruger Park. We are committed to providing quality education to day and boarding pupils from Grade 0000 to 12.
Head of Department: Mathematics (Grade 8 – 12)
Uplands College seeks to appoint a passionate and dynamic Head of Department: Mathematics, whose strengths will lie in good verbal and written communication as well as being an energetic, analytical and results-driven teacher.
The successful applicant will:
Have a suitable professional qualification with appropriate experience (IEB experience an advantage).
Take a leading role in managing and coordinating the Department.
Possess management skills which will include but are not limited to budgeting, work schedules, year planning, setting up examination papers, coordinating marking etc.
Excellent interpersonal skills with colleagues, pupils and parents.
Plan and organise hands-on activities that encourages pupil’s participation, involvement and development.
Willingness to participate in and understand the value of team work within the organisation and the extra-curricular program.
Involve all pupils in the learning process and develop assessment practices that focus on the pupil’s growth and development, providing effective and continuous feedback for pupils.
Create a positive learning environment.
Commencement date: To be confirmed.
Uplands is an equal opportunities employer. Submission of a CV does not automatically entitle the applicant to an interview. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and Uplands reserves the right not to make an appointment.
Members of staff are expected to support the Christian ethos of the school. All applications will be handled in the strictest confidence. Qualified candidates are requested to apply by submitting a CV not exceeding three pages and the contact details of two referees to The College Head, Uplands College, at the details below.