Teaching Assistants (Preschool / Kindergarten Teacher, Primary Class 1 / 2 )

Job Summary

Perform the duties of a Teaching Assistants (To support Class Teacher)(Preschool / Kindergarten Teacher, Primary Class 1 / 2)

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

Job Title: Teaching Assistants (To support Class Teacher -Preschool / Kindergarten Teacher, Primary Class 1 / 2 Teacher)


Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra


Job Description

  • To plan effective and high quality teaching and learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage for Pre School and Key Stage 1 for Primary Classes 1 & 2
  • To teach and provide learning opportunities that will enable every child to be supported and challenged to reach their potential by creating a safe, stimulating supportive and   challenging learning environment.
  • Provide a holistic approach for the development of the children by planning and implementing activities to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual   needs of the children in the school.
  • To be responsible for planning and implementing a program to teach young children, ensuring the development and safety of these children in accordance with relevant   legislation and policies.
  • Planning and developing work schemes and lesson plans to motivate children and imaginatively use resources to help them learn.
  • Organize activities and lessons so children can learn about the world, explore interests and develop talents.
  • The preschool teacher will be respectful of children, parents and colleagues and ensure that equipment and facilities are clean, safe and well maintained.
  • Work with children in groups or one on one depending on the needs of children and the subject matter.
  • To be able to manage behavior effectively using a range of strategies.
  • Watch for signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bring problems to the attention of school authorities so as to be communicated to parents.
  • Observing, assessing and recording each child’s progress and reporting on progress at set times of the term and year.
  • To Monitor child(ren)’s progress, keep meaningful records and evaluate performance throughout formative assessments in line with school policy.
  • Work in harmony with others, including teaching assistants and other nursery staff as well as assistants and teacher’s aides to plan and coordinate work both indoors and outdoors.
  •  To be responsible for developing and maintaining appropriate resources and equipment, preparing the classroom indoors and outdoors and ensuring that it is safe clean and tidy at the start of each session.
  • To take responsibility for the welfare and safety of all the children in our school.
  • To promote positive behavior from children and to assist in establishing good standards of behavior throughout the school.
  • To take responsibility for the management of other adults in the classroom.
  • Conduct self in a professional manner at all times and represent the school in accordance with teaching standard expectations
  • To attend and contribute to regular planning and staff meetings.
  • To set a good example in terms of punctuality, attendance, behaviour and dress code and to support the development of the school’s reputation and standing within the community.
  • To undertake duties as identified by the Principal, Assistant Head and other Senior Staff.

 

Qualification and Requirements

Professional Attributes (Essential)

  • Must be a qualified teacher with certification.
  • At least 2 years of experience 
  • Have high expectations for the children including a commitment to ensuring that they can achieve their full educational potential and to establishing fair, respectful, trusting     supportive and constructive relationship with them. Adopt the NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND philosophy
  • Hold positive values and attitudes and adopt high standards of behavior in their professional role.
  • Communicate effectively with children and colleagues
  • Communicate effectively with parents and guardians, conveying timely and relevant information about attainment, objectives, progress and wellbeing.
  • Have a commitment to collaboration and cooperative working where appropriate.
  • Have a creative and constructively critical approach towards innovation.
  • Act upon advice and feedback and be open to coaching and mentoring.

 

 

Conditions of Employment:

  •   The employee is required to support and encourage the school’s ethos and its objectives, policies and procedures as agreed by the governing body.
  •   To uphold the school’s policy in respect of child protection matters.
  •   The employee may be required to perform any other reasonable task after consultation.
  •   This job description is not necessarily a comprehensive definition of the post. It will be reviewed at once every year and it may be subject to modification at any time after consultation with the employee.
  •   All staff members participate in the school’s appraisal system.

Salary Range: 500.00 – Ghc 600.00

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