SANTS is excited to announce that 714 students have completed the Diploma in Grade R Teaching qualification recently.
The academic fraternity has been going through a roller-coaster since the world has been hit by the covid-19 Pandemic. This has affected most students in ways more than one, however, the hardworking academic staff together with the dedicated students have proven yet again that they can thrive against all odds.
Ntombikayise Qolohe from Bizana, in the Eastern Cape, said: “I enjoyed doing the Diploma in Grade R Teaching with SANTS. I have already bagged myself a job in January 2022. I am definitely going to register for a Bachelor of Education in Foundation Phase Teaching. I am excited, and can’t wait to see what the future holds!”
“My teaching skills have improved, I will now get to earn a decent salary. This diploma will open even better opportunities for me, I am happy’’ Dineo Moila (Bloemfontein).
“Quality education is expensive. SANTS came through for me when I had given up on upgrading myself, it is affordable! The payment options also gave me peace of mind. I am ecstatic, let the marketing begin, after all, I’m qualified!’’ Susan Chauke (Polokwane).
The Department of Education stipulates clearly stipulates that the minimum requirement for a Grade R teacher at a school in South Africa is either a Diploma in Grade R Teaching (NQF 6) or a Bachelor of Education in Foundation Phase Teaching (NQF 7). The articulation on the Diploma in Grade R Teaching is the Bachelor of Education in Foundation Phase Teaching.
𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 to all the graduates! You are officially recognised professional Grade R teachers!