The core function of the job is to assist the School towards achieving its strategic objectives - working in teams to constantly devise meaningful pedagogical approaches and its eventual instructional implementation in class. Teachers are to develop and nurture 21st century competencies, and thinking and language skills to enable the holistic development of the students. They are to engage, encourage and prepare students to meet the challenges that arise.
Teachers plan and conduct lessons in line with the school’s strategic thrusts and objectives with the aim of building a culture of learning. They also keep up to date with developments in their subject area, new resources, pedagogies and learning theories.
The duties and responsibilities include:
Design and implement curriculum and assessment for the Literary Arts programme which includes the genres such as short fiction, poetry, playwriting, Young Adult novel, graphic novel and screenwriting
Monitor and evaluate the progress and development of the students under one’s charge and giving useful and timely feedback to students and parents
Work with others in supporting the faculty in curriculum development/review and other departmental needs
Plan, implement and monitor co-curricular programmes to support students’ holistic development
Maintain up-to-date subject knowledge and preparing relevant teaching resources
Have an honours degree or professional qualification in the chosen discipline
Have a strong commitment to and passion for education and the arts
Have a broad and thorough knowledge of the teaching subject(s)
Have at least 3 years of teaching experience at pre-tertiary levels (Secondary or JC level)
Be self-motivated, responsible, caring and innovative
Have the ability to work well in multi-disciplinary teams
Exposure to or knowledge of the International Baccalaureate Diploma programme is an added advantage
Interested applicants please email updated curriculum vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate the position title you are applying for in the subject field of the email.