The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has urged teachers to get themselves vaccinated.
With the vaccination of teachers coming to an end this week, teachers and other school-support staff have been urged to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
The DBE spokesperson, Elijah Mhlanga says more than 333-thousand teachers and school-support staff have already been vaccinated with their one-dose Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine.
Mhlanga says the aim is to vaccinate more than 582-thousand employees in the sector, by the end of the vaccination-drive.
Access the full press-release here.
- 50 Western Cape teachers receive their Covid-19 vaccine.
- Western Cape teachers to start receiving their vaccinations from tomorrow.
- WC Health Department: Vaccination SMS appointments for people 50 years and above, are now being sent out.
— Dep. Basic Education (@DBE_SA) July 5, 2021
— Dep. Basic Education (@DBE_SA) July 3, 2021