Catholic Institute of Education

Springfield Convent School Part-Time Visual Arts Teacher - Senior School

Springfield Convent School is a leading Independent Day School for girls from Pre-Primary to Matric. Founded by the Cabra Dominican Sisters in 1871, Springfield is nestled in beautiful historic gardens on Wynberg Hill in Cape Town. The school has a longstanding proud academic record with a nurturing Catholic atmosphere and tradition, exceptionally successful music, art, and drama departments as well as excellent sports facilities.

Within the Catholic ethos and Dominican values, particularly in relation to respecting each person’s dignity and the common good, we educate children of all faiths, developing the talents, virtues, and potential of each individual – both pupils and staff.

The Senior School Principal invites applications for the position of part-time Visual Arts teacher in our Senior School. Applicants who meet the following criteria are invited to apply.

The applicant must: 

  • be able to teach Visual Arts at GET level 
  • have suitable academic and professional qualifications 
  • be SACE registered 
  • have a vision and passion for the education of girls in the 21st century 
  • be willing and able to subscribe to the Catholic ethos of Springfield 

Commencement date: Term 1 2024

Please submit your CV via email to the Senior School Principal, Springfield Convent School on

Note: Please reference the job title in the subject of your email for ease of reference. 

Closing date: 16 August 2023

Springfield Convent School reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of this post. The application will not of itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment, and failure to meet the requirements of the advertised post will result in applicants disqualifying themselves from consideration. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Springfield Convent School in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act) will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection, and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.