Camps Bay High School Opportunities 2024

Camps Bay High School Opportunities 2024

Camps Bay High School is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Afrikaans First Additional Language Teacher to join our team in January 2024. The ideal candidate will be passionate about teaching Afrikaans, have a deep understanding of the CAPS curriculum, and be committed to fostering a love for the language in our learners.


Camps Bay High School is a vibrant, inclusive, and nurturing high school situated in the picturesque coastal town of Camps Bay, Cape Town. With a strong commitment to academic excellence, holistic learner development, and a supportive learning environment, Camps Bay High School has earned a reputation as one of South Africa’s leading public schools.


  • Teach Afrikaans First Additional Language to Grade 8 to 12 learners.
  • Create engaging and comprehensive lesson plans that cater to various learning styles.
  • Assess and evaluate learner progress through a variety of formative and summative assessments.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment.
  • Provide additional support to learners who may require it.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to enhance the language programme.
  • Attend staff meetings and professional development as required.


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field.
  • Appropriate teaching qualifications and certification.
  • Previous teaching experience is preferred but not mandatory.
  • A robust understanding of the CAPS curriculum, particularly the requirements for Afrikaans FAL.
  • SACE registered.
  • Proficiency in using technology within the classroom.
  • Demonstrated vision, innovation, and creativity in developing learning programmes and classroom instruction.
  • Ability to plan, document, and report on assessments.
  • Willingness to actively contribute to the academic, sporting, and cultural life of the school.
  • Effective teamwork and dedication to the development and well-being of all learners.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, enabling effective collaboration with colleagues, learners, parents, and the community.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including a 13th cheque, pension fund and medical aid coverage.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development within a collaborative educational community.
  • Access to facilities and resources to enhance teaching and learning.


To apply for the position of Afrikaans (FAL) Teacher at Camps Bay High School, please submit the following documents to

1.Updated CV/resume highlighting teaching experience.

2. Cover letter

3. Extramurals offered.

4. Copies of Qualifications.

5.Academic Transcripts.

6.SACE registration certificate.

7. Police Clearance, or proof that one has been applied for.

8.Copy of Identity Document

9.Contact information for three professional references.

Application Deadline: 31 October 2023

Interviews: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews in November 2023. No other correspondence will be entered into with applicants.

Note: The High School is an equal opportunity employer. In line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act), Camps Bay High School 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.