Psychology Teacher Job at Jaffery Academy

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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 Psychology who will be required to work in a fast paced environment.

Overview of the position

Job title: Psychology Teacher

Section: Senior school (Year 7 to year 13)

Reporting To: Head of senior school

Subject to be taught: Psychology

Key responsibilities

  • Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction.
  • 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.
  • Participate in standardization/verification and moderation of the subject as required.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Education with Psychology as a major subject or a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology with a Post Graduate Diploma 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 15th June, 2019.

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


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Updated: June 8, 2019 — 9:23 pm