Reception & year 1 teacher

A Reputable School

Job Summary

He/She will develop schemes of work and exciting lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives. He/She will facilitate learning by establishing a relationship with pupils, keeping your learning resources organised and creating a positive learning environment in the classroom He/She is to develop and foster the appropriate skills and social abilities to enable the optimum development of children, according to age, ability and aptitude He/She will assess and record progress and prepare pupils for national tests He/She will link pupils knowledge to earlier learning and develop ways to encourage it further, challenging and inspiring pupils to help them deepen their knowledge and understanding

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

A Reputable School seeks the services of a Reception & Year 1 Teacher

Job Title: Reception & Year 1 Teacher

Job Location: Accra (New Achimota), Greater Accra

Job Description

  • Teaching all areas of the primary curriculum
  • Taking responsibility for the progress of a class of primary-age pupils
  • Organising the classroom and learning resources and creating displays to encourage a positive learning environment
  • Planning, preparing and presenting lessons that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within the class
  • Motivating pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation
  • Maintaining discipline
  • Preparing and marking work to facilitate positive pupil development
  • Meeting requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils development
  • Providing feedback to parents and carers on a pupil's progress at parents evenings and other meetings
  • Coordinating activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum and supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
  • Working with others to plan and coordinate work
  • Keeping up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Organising and taking part in school events, outings and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening
  • Liaising with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly in our small school
  • Working with parents and school governors to maximise their involvement in the school and the development of resources for the school
  • Meeting with other professionals such as educational psychologists, if required

Qualification and Requirements

  • Minimum of a Degree is required
  • At least 1-3 years of experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Should also have knowledge in the Cambridge international standards

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