Jaffery Academy Art and Design Teacher Job in Mombasa, Kenya

Jaffery Academy, Mombasa (JAM) is a welcoming friendly school with a vibrant learning space incorporating the latest technology to engage and inspire students.

The school provides high quality education from the ages of 3 to 18 and follows the UK Curriculum (IGCSE, AS & A Levels).

JAM is seeking to appoint an innovative and inspirational Art and Design Teacher who will be required to work in a fast paced environment.

Section: Senior school (Year 7 to year 13)

Reporting To: Head of senior school

Subject to be taught: Art and Design

Key responsibilities

  • Planning, preparing and delivering lessons to a range of classes that cater for the needs and development of the students according to age, ability and aptitude within their class.
  • Prepare schemes of work and lesson plans according to the syllabus and translate them into learning experiences.
  • Provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.
  • Plan, initiate and guide the units of study in respective subjects and use variety of instruction strategies.
  • Create and evaluate assessments of each student’s academic work and social growth and keep records updated.
  • Communicate with parents on students’ progress.
  • Administer and mark assessments.
  • Communicate regularly and constructively with students and staff.
  • Set and assign appropriate homework on a regular basis to reinforce student learning and to prepare them for further class activities.
  • Use teaching methods that are engaging to students, stimulating intellectual curiosity including the use of effective questioning, presentation and resources.
  • Establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
  • Participate in curriculum development programs as required
  • Supervise students in out-of-classroom activities during the school day.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Education.
  • Must be registered with Teachers Service Commission (TSC).
  • At least five years teaching experience.
  • Successful experience in teaching and learning.
  • Knowledge and understanding of current trends in teaching and learning practices.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to form effective relationships with all stakeholder groups.
  • Role model for teaching and learning across the school.

If you are qualified and motivated to work in a school with an international curriculum, we would like to hear from you.

Kindly submit your application accompanied by a detailed CV and relevant documents to hro@jafferyacademy.org not later than 28th May 2019.

The title of the email should be the job title for the position you are applying for.

Education and Training, Design and Fine Arts
Updated: May 17, 2019 — 1:27 am