Employment at The Grove

January 29, 2014 0 Comments

The Grove is a community orientated, co-ed school with a track record of academic excellence and welcomes applications.

All applicants must aspire to work in our stimulating, child-centered environment; will need to make a meaningful contribution to the extra-mural programme and be prepared to be actively involved in afterhour activities.

The Grove is an equal opportunity employer.

Please see below for the application process.

To apply for any of the posts at The Grove:

  1. Complete the application form accessible from the link below:

application-for-employment-by-the-school-governing-body-of-the-grove—form-a 2105

2.  In your email, please state the position for which you have applied in the Subject line.

3.  Please note that all applicants must also attach:

  • A letter of application
  • CV
  • 2 letters of reference
  • Email: state position applying for in the Subject line employment@thegrove.co.za

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE GROVE FROM 1 JANUARY 2017:Intermediate Phase teacher – Requirements of this post:

  • have proven experience in teaching English Home Language
  • be capable of teaching all subjects across the Intersen Phase (4-7)
  • be able to integrate IT into educational practices
  • have knowledge of, and experience in teaching thinking skills and tools.

English Language Support teacher – Requirements of this post:

  • be competent to work with small groups and whole class intervention and the development of support programmes
  • have Foundation Phase training and experience
  • possess a postgraduate remedial or language qualification
  • have knowledge of, and experience in teaching thinking skills and tools.

Class Music teacher – Requirements of this post:

  • possess a B. Mus or similar degree, plus a teaching qualification/experience.
  • have a modern approach to teaching class and individual music from grade R to grade 7
  • be a competent pianist
  • be able to prepare students for concerts, eisteddfods and examinations.

Ability to teach visual arts is a strong recommendation. Please state other instruments offered.

Teacher Interns – Requirements of this post:

As part of The Grove’s commitment to the development of quality education in South Africa, we invite students to share in our experience of excellence as Teacher Interns. We have vacancies for 8 part time, fixed term positions. Suitable applicants must be registered with a recognised institution and be studying through correspondence, towards a Foundation Phase or Intermediate Phase qualification and must be willing to contribute to the co-curricular programme of the school.


Please note: The submission of an application will not automatically result in an interview.  The Grove reserves the right not to make appointments to these positions.






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