Average Salary For High School Math Teacher In South Africa

A secondary school math teacher is a high school teacher who typically teaches students in grades 9-12. You could teach general math or more advanced subjects such as calculus, trigonometry, algebra, or geometry.

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High School Maths Teacher Salary In South Africa

The average maths teacher’s salary in South Africa is R 288 000 per year or R 148 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 216 000 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 2 407 524 per year.

How much are high school teachers paid in South Africa?

The average salary for a High School Teacher in SA is R 298 815 gross per year (R 24 900 gross per month), which is 6% higher than South Africa’s national average salary. Salary Range: a High School Teacher can expect an average starting salary of R 230 000.

The highest salaries can exceed R 618 000.

How do I become a math teacher in South Africa?

The one-year Post Graduate Certificate in Education offered at South African universities is a key qualification for aspiring teachers. This is taken after completing a diploma or degree in other fields such as engineering, business, and hospitality.

What qualifications do I need to be a maths teacher?

You’ll usually need GCSEs (or equivalent) in grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), including Maths, English, and Science, and a degree in a relevant subject. Work: You could also work towards this career by starting as a teaching assistant and doing a part-time degree.

Can I be a maths teacher without a maths degree?

You can become a maths teacher even if maths isn’t the subject of your first degree.

Those who have A-level maths but need to transition from another degree subject, or perhaps have a maths degree but are coming to teaching from another profession, take a Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) course.

How do I train to be a maths teacher?

Complete your undergraduate degree.

Pursue a graduate degree in your specialty.

Attend a school direct training program.

Complete school-centered initial teacher training.

Gain experience in an entry-level position.

Stay up-to-date with renewing your teaching credentials.

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