Get the latest opportunities by email
by subscribing to our daily updates

1169 School Staff Test Positive For Covid-19

Several schools have been impacted by the coronavirus since schools reopened. The Department of Basic Education has now released the total number of learners and teachers that have tested positive.

A total of 775 schools have been affected by covid-19, 523 learners and 1169 staff members have tested positive. 

"Schools, just like clinics, police stations, shops, mines and other frequently visited places have found themselves also having to close and reopen." said the department.

The department has had to close schools to allow for disinfection to take place, and is urging all principals to ensure that the correct measures are followed to contain the spread of the virus. 

This includes screening learners and staff who enter the school grounds, educating learners about covid-19 and training them to wear masks and follow the correct measures. 

The department has also stated that all employees should be provided with the correct PPE that is in line with the guidelines of the Department of Health. 


Latest How To Articles

SDL Skills Levy

Skills Development Levy (SDL) The Skills Development Levy (SDL) is a levyimposed to encourage learning and development in South Africa. The funds are to be used to develop and improve skills of employees.

Copyright: Portal Publishing cc | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
Skills Portal | Careers Portal | Jobs Portal | Bursaries Portal | Skills Universe
COVID-19 Corona Virus South African Resource Portal