Silikamva High School: Deputy Principal

Silikamva High School
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 16 April, 2018
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Silikamva High School is a no-fee public high school serving the Imizamo Yethu Community, Hout Bay. Silikamva High has recently partnered with Common Good as part of the Collaboration Schools pilot program implemented by the WCED. This is a fresh and innovative partnership model aiming to create outstanding schools that give every learner, regardless of their background, the opportunity to receive an excellent education.

​Silikamva seeks to appoint a Deputy Principal to be based in Cape Town.


  • Recognised three or four year’ qualification
  • SACE registration
  • Minimum of five years actual teaching experience
  • Experience as a Deputy Principal or HOD
  • Experience of leading delivery of the curriculum in an innovative manner
  • Track record of good management and leadership skills
  • School Management Team experience
  • The use of data to drive decision making
  • Track record of leading successful innovative and creative projects within a school context
  • Strong knowledge of CAPS aligned interventions
  • Has clarity of vision and mission
  • Has a strong moral purpose with an uncompromising approach to school improvement and raising attainment
  • Partnering with the principal, seeks to understand the context, inspire and connect with the whole school community and beyond
  • Drives great teacher development and innovative curriculum delivery;
  • Possesses administrative and operational skills
  • Serves as a leader and role-model who will inspire, encourage, direct, and monitor teachers to be excellent classroom specialist

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