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Are you our next Vice-Principal?

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The Wake up! Early Education Centre is looking for a PRE-SCHOOL TEACHER / VICE-PRINCIPAL with a Montessori qualification for age group 0-6. You must have at least 3 years of experience as a teacher, preferably in a Montessori environment. Our ideal candidate is a teacher of a mature age with management experience, who is community oriented, can inspire our team of teachers to excel and lead the centre into the future.   

Starting salary: between N$5500 and N$7000, depending on qualifications & experience.

Snake awareness session with the experts!

Friday, October 21, 2016

Thank you to Francois Theart, Ipinge Agapitus and colleagues from the Snake Conservation Association of Namibia for visiting Wake up and giving a most enlightening presentation on snakes today. They focused on teaching us 3 rules today: Stop, Retreat and Call an Adult. There was also time for questions and answers about snakes and for the children to interact with a non-venomous snake. I am sure this experience has raised our childrens' awareness and respect for snakes.

Thanks to our senior volunteers

Monday, April 11, 2016
Thanks to our senior volunteers

Lately we have had some senior volunteers. It was a pleasure to have these ladies around, willing to take on any challenge, very practical and hands-on.

The roof of the play hut and the kitchen on the playground got a shade, various items were repaired, books were covered. They made the children smile.  If there are more grannies out there considering a time-out from the ordinary: you are welcome!