Deputy Principals and Heads of
Department will soon have to do a Competency Based Assessments before being
This as the Western Cape
Department of Education will be expanding its assessment from teachers to add
principles and deputies.
WCED says this is in line with
government’s strategic objective to provide quality education and improve
Jessica Shelver said great schools do not exist without great leaders.
Therefore, the importance of having a strong and accountable school leadership
team cannot be underestimated.
Shelver added that the WCED
intends to expand the Competency Based Assessments for the appointment of the Deputy
Principals and heads of Departments.
“The government of the Western
Cape is confident that testing of this nature greatly assists in appointing the
right person for the right position and this in turn will improve the quality
of education in this Province.” Shelver said.
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