Greensteds International School KS2 Teachers Jobs in Kenya

Greensteds International School KS2 Teachers Jobs in Kenya


  • Greensteds School is situated 140 km north of Nairobi, in the heart of Kenya’s Rift Valley and
    within ten minutes’ drive of Lake Nakuru National Park.

  • The School is set in a rural secluded,
    50-acre site and is one of the leading International boarding schools in Kenya serving internationally minded parents all over the world.

    Person Specification for KS2 Teacher

  • We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, confident, dedicated and positive KS2 teacher to join a friendly, passionate and hardworking team.

  • A fantastic attitude is a prerequisite.

  • The Junior school children are a wonderful group and have come up with some qualities they would like a new teacher at Greensteds to have;

  • We want a cheerful, kind and supportive teacher.

  • Our perfect teacher will be honest, willing and determined

  • We would like the lessons to be fun, imaginative but with lots of learning in them.

  • The school has a strong academic record yet places equal emphasis upon understanding pastoral care, providing a safe atmosphere for both boarders and day students.

  • Sport, outdoor education, music and drama are amongst activities the children take part in and all teachers are expected to play a role in one or more of these areas.

  • Primary school teachers develop schemes of work and lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.

  • They facilitate learning and pupils’ progress by establishing a positive relationship with pupils, and by their organization of learning resources and a stimulating classroom learning environment.

  • They assess and record progress, They link pupils' knowledge to earlier learning and develop ways in which to encourage it further, and challenge and inspire pupils to help them deepen their knowledge and understanding.

  • The Class Teacher will be responsible to the Head of the Junior School and responsible for the Key
    Stage 2 Coordinator in respect of curriculum and pastoral matters.

    Duties and Responsibilities Specific to the Post

  • Implement agreed school policies and guidelines

  • Support initiatives agreed by the Senior Management Team and staff

  • Contribute to the school’s development plan and its implementation

  • Plan and prepare lessons to meet the needs of all pupils based on the National Curriculum of
    England & Wales

  • To maintain discipline through the implementation of the School’s Behaviour Management policy and by engaging pupils in a stimulating, positive
    classroom environment

  • To meet the requirements for the assessment & recording of pupils' progress

  • Report to parents on the development, progress and attainment of pupils

  • Communicate and co-operate with outside agencies and other professionals, such as educational
    psychologists, as required.

  • Organize and direct the work of support staff within the classroom

  • Participate in the Performance Review and Development system, for the appraisal of their
    performance

  • Contribute to whole school activities, including the organization of and participation in school
    events, outings or activities, which may take place during evenings or weekends.

  • If qualified, the holder of this post may have additional responsibilities like Key Stage Coordinator or KS2 Curriculum coordinator.

  • In that case, below are the additional job descriptions:

    Curriculum Coordinator Responsibilities (Subject to be agreed)

  • Develop own expertise in the agreed subject area

  • To keep up-to-date and abreast of developments in the agreed subject area through research, continuous professional development etc

  • To produce written policies and guidance and communicate with staff

  • To ensure ‘best value’ in procurement and oversee the effective use of curriculum resources in
    the subject area

  • Ensure legal compliance with statutory curriculum guidance

  • Coach colleagues to ensure good practice

  • Monitor and assist in the evaluation of the subject area

  • Network and liaise with colleagues in other schools

    Applicants Must Have

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Education (BSc./B.Ed.) preferably primary Education or related
    field and a teaching qualification. Relevant Master’s Degree will be an added advantage

  • Experience in teaching the National Curriculum of England and Wales.

  • High level of creativity and experience in heading a department/faculty in a BNC school

  • Have or apply for an ICPC or Good Conduct Certificate

  • Willingness to contribute fully to the boarding and extracurricular life of a busy, full boarding
    school.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Greensteds International School KS2 Teachers Jobs in Kenya


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