Woodhill College (Pretoria East) - Deputy Head(High School)(January 2018)

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

It is the Deputy Principal’s responsibility to represent and act for the Principal as the school leader when required

Assist the Principal with the development, maintenance and evaluation of the school management structures, systems and processes

Provide instructional leadership within the school and assist with the management of policies and procedures

Assist with the management and development of the school culture

Assist with the development and maintenance of school communication networks and good relationships within the school


Teaching and learning –

Qualified to teach Life Science and/or Physical Science for the FET phase will be a strong recommendation.

At least 5 years teaching experience in the Independent Examinations Board system

Liaise with Principal on all teaching and learning activities

Monitor academic performance and feedback to management

Assist academic committee in the planning of academic excursions, staff development, workshops, etc

Facilitate the development of strong teaching principals and procedures

Ensure academic material is well structured, clear and motivational

Act as coach and mentor for teachers and pupils

Ensure a classroom culture where individuals are valued, encouraged, respected and challenged intellectually, physically and socially

Maintain an understanding of evolving trends in education, keeping abreast of school leadership and curriculum development issues and participating in professional development activities


Sport and Culture –

Monitor sport and cultural performance and feedback to management

Assist sport and culture committee in managing and planning events

Assist sport and culture committee and Estate Manager with grounds and facility management


Discipline –

Monitor discipline in school and feedback to management

Assist and liaise with the House coordinators to ensure adherence to the School Code of Conduct

Monitor and assist with daily reports, disciplinary hearings, uniform and behaviour



General –

Assist in school policy writing

Assist in management intervention with regards to academics, sport, culture where required

Assist in the marketing of the school in liaison with the Marketing Manager



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CLOSING DATE: 30 September 2017    



  • You will only be required to submit supporting documents should you be invited for an interview.
  • You do not need to contact us. Please regard your application for this post as unsuccessful if you have not received notification for an interview by 10 October 2017.
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Curro is an equal opportunity employer


Preference will be given to EE candidates


Woodhill College has a position available for a Deputy Head (High School)(January 2018)(hr/17/08/98)