Academic Intern Positions

Kearsney College, a leading independent boys’ day and boarding high school near Durban, is looking for interns to join our Academic Internship Programme from the start of 2021.

An opportunity exists for young teachers-in-training to gain valuable experience
on our Academic Intern Programme in 2021.

The successful applicant should be committed to a career in education and should be studying towards a Bachelor of Education degree or another degree, with the aim of obtaining a PGCE.

Interns are involved in all aspects of school life, including:

  • activities within the selected subject departments;
  • assisting/ teaching in the classroom;
  • assisting with Electives and the Clubs and Cultural programme;
  • performing boarding house, Knowledge Centre and San duties;
  • performing various ad hoc duties as required.

Preference will be given to those who wish to teach Physical Science, Engineering Graphics and Design, IT and Afrikaans.

Experience in coaching school sport would be an advantage, with preference for the following codes: rugby, water polo, cricket and basketball.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and should possess energy, drive and a passion for boys’ education. Accommodation is provided during the school term.

The intern programme is a fixed-term contract for one year only and candidates need to re-apply annually.

Kindly complete this form by 01 August 2020.

Should you not receive a communication from us by 01 October 2020 please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.


Closing Date: 01/08/2020
Updated: July 3, 2020 — 5:19 pm

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