Job Vacancy For Primary Academic Co-ordinator At Springforth International School

Springforth International School is seeking a dynamic a Primary Academic Co-ordinator with extensive experience of teaching the English National Curriculum, who can lead a team of teachers.

Main Purpose of Job:

•   Lead a team of teachers in the delivery of the new 2014 English National Curriculum.
•   Monitor quality of curriculum content, delivery and assessment.
•   Maintain high quality teaching and learning pedagogy across the Primary school.
•   Teach Key Stage 2 students (Classes 4, 5, 6)

Main Duties:

•   Deliver the English national curriculum of the class assigned & teach children on key subjects of Numeracy, Literacy, Science, Social Studies, Bible.
•   Oversee Primary teachers in their lesson/curriculum planning and delivery.
•   Keep up to date on changes in the English National Curriculum and assist the Principal in the implementation of changes at the School.
•   Present curriculum developments to parents/main stakeholders as appropriate.
•   Organise teaching observations and model best teaching practices within the Primary department.
•   Co-ordinate student Gifted & Talented programme.
•   Liaise with teachers to identify students with Learning Support needs.
•   Monitor and record students’ progress and academic attainment.
•   Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, and support colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area.
•   Prepare mid-term and end of year progress reports.
•   Co-ordinate student assessment across the Primary School.
•   Chair meetings with teaching team to plan, evaluate and review academic matters.
•   Co-ordinate Teacher-Parent Conferences.
•   Liaise with British Council / Cambridge Education to support SFIS to become a Cambridge school.
•   Produce evaluation reports to the Principal on academic matters.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Experience in teaching English National Curriculum
•   At least 5 years primary school teaching experience
•   Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education and/ or Teacher’s Certificate or Diploma
•   Excellent written and spoken English language
•   Strong ICT Skills
•   Christian

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Qualified applicants should send a CV and covering letter to:-

[email protected]

Closing Date: 12 December, 2015