Overview

Usutu Forest School is an independent, pre-primary, primary and high school. Usutu is a multicultural, English medium school, which encourages values that promote self-discipline, respect and tolerance. The school is a member of the Independent Schools Association of Southern Africa and is situated 26km from Mbabane. The school has well-qualified, motivated and caring staff who provide ample opportunities for learners to be the best that they can be. The staff encourages independent thinking and sets high standards. The school believes in a balance between academic, cultural and sporting pursuits. Small class sizes and dedicated educators make individual and personal care a cornerstone of Usutu’s mission.

The School seeks to fill the following teaching position.

  • Primary School French Teacher
  • High School English and History Teacher
  • Locum Senior Primary Teacher

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Knowledge of, and experience in, the Cambridge curriculum would advantageous, but not essential
  • A Degree and professional teaching qualification (PGCE or HDE)
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills and sound administrative ability
  • Willingness to take an active role in the extracurricular programme
  • High proficiency in the use of technology and computer applications
  • Possess the ability to develop and embrace new and progressive teaching ideas
  • Work as part of a team and commit to the ethos of the school, and be prepared to be involved in the whole school programme and initiatives

Interested applicants who meet the above criteria should forward a Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae and the names of two contactable referees, to the Headmaster at headmaster@usutuschool.ac.sz

Closing date for applications: Friday 8th November 2019

Commencement date January 2020

The School reserves the right not to make an appointment

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

About Usutu Forest School

Usutu Forest School has been in existence since 1963. With outstanding facilities, dedicated staff, an idyllic setting and an academic and extracurricular programme that keeps abreast with modern trends, Usutu prides itself on the excellent, well rounded education it provides.