Columba Leadership: Learning Associate

Columba Leadership Trust
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 6 December, 2017
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Columba Leadership is a nonprofit organisation that activates youth enterprise and employment by helping young people transcend their personal circumstances and offers meaningful social impact to all investors. 

Columba Leadership seeks to appoint a Learning Associate to be based in Gauteng. 

The Learning Associate will be responsible for supporting the Technical Lead in the development of aspects of the Cognitive Acceleration Pilot Programme. This is an opportunity to work closely with one of South Africa’s top educators who has been in the field for over 40 years. This will entail working in a school with Grade 8 scholars conducting a series of expertly developed lessons which underpin the programme, documenting processes and working towards developing the team of chosen Columba Alumni towards effective cognitive acceleration facilitators. The intention is for the Learning Associate to lead development in the second school in 6-12 months.


  • An undergraduate degree in Mathematics or one of the Sciences, preferably with a PGCE (completed or in progress)
  • A minimum of two years of experience
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to create structure in an unstructured environment
  • Demonstrated passion for education and youth work

To apply, CV and a motivation letter clearly stating why you believe that your skills and experience make you a suitable candidate to
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