Role: Head of High School
Location: Victory Park, Johannesburg
Starting date: January 2023
De La Salle Holy Cross College is a South African Catholic school that embraces diversity and inclusion and provides a unique educational experience. The College is owned by the Sisters of the Holy Cross and the De La Salle Brothers, and our Catholic ethos is central to our Holy Cross and Lasallian values of gratitude and generosity, creativity and fortitude, compassion and commitment.
Our College is located in Victory Park, Johannesburg, and consists of a co-educational Junior School, Junior High, and High School. We are an independent, non-profit institution serving the educational needs of the immediate and wider community of Johannesburg.
The High School invites applications for the following position, effective January 2023.
HEAD OF HIGH SCHOOL
Applicants should meet the following requirements:
• Have a willingness, commitment and ability to embrace and promote the Catholic ethos, values, and mission of the College.
• Be suitably qualified, with the relevant experience and registered with SACE.
• Have a proven track record of successful leadership within a school environment.
• Have at least four years of school management experience at a senior level.
• IEB experience would be advantageous.
• Have an enthusiastic, energetic, and creative approach to leadership and school management.
• Be fully supportive of the school’s commitment to transformation, diversity, and inclusion.
• Have an ability to comfortably engage and build a rapport with the Owners, the Board, staff, parents, learners, and other stakeholders in the Catholic education network.
• Have an articulate, relevant, and responsive philosophy of education, with an interest in and understanding of current educational trends.
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Have an ability to inspire and foster trust, mutual respect, and inclusivity in all relationships.
• A clearance certificate in terms of the National Register for Sex Offenders (NRSO)
De La Salle Holy Cross College reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of this post.
An application does not automatically entitle the applicant to an interview.
Only short-listed candidates will be interviewed.