The Department of Basic Education provides the following 10 reasons why you should become a teacher:
- Turn your love of learning into a love of teaching.
- Make the same difference to a child’s life as your favourite teacher made to yours.
- Experience the joy of seeing children learn to read, write and count; and set them on a path to success.
- Mould and shape ordinary children into extraordinary citizens.
- Share your knowledge and make the world a better place.
- Help children understand the values that make South Africans strong and proud.
- Ignite the spark of curiosity in children.
- Pass on your love of learning and help students discover their potential.
- See the world through the eyes of a child and learn something in return.
- Serve children, your community and your country.
Become a teacher!
Teaching is a noble profession that requires passion, commitment, tolerance, perseverance, character and the dedication to make a difference in the lives of a diverse group of children. As a teacher, you will have the opportunity to nurture and mould young and growing minds and to develop a variety of vital lifelong skills in children.
No other career has such a profound impact on people and on society!
We want you to study with us!
Apply now to get more information about options and opportunities to further your career.