Posted on :
17 May, 2019
17 May, 2019
This role requires someone who is passionate about long term educational change. They will need to be an experienced and confident teacher who is patient and able to work alongside others to develop their subject knowledge, classroom management and teaching ability. Early literacy and numeracy is going to be a vital element of this role as well as strong relationship building with teachers.
As a Foundation Phase Education Lead, you will be expected to provide coaching to 15-20 Foundation Phase teachers spread across 7 primary schools. Each day this typically involves: a 30 minute drive on gravel roads to a school, followed by observation of classes, providing feedback to teachers, assisting with lesson planning/preparation and resource management, and a 30 minute drive back to the office for admin and planning in the afternoon. In addition, you will be responsible for bringing teachers from the 7 schools together in Communities of Practice where teachers work collaboratively to develop resources, plan lessons and improve their teaching.
At Amajinqi PSP you will live and work with a small team of dedicated professionals, supported by the wider Axium team. You will form part of Axium’s Teacher Coaching team, receiving regular support and development through our international partners 1World (http://www.1worldschools.org/about/our-team/). Applicants should note that the location is remote, only serviced by gravel roads 45 minutes from the town of Willowvale – so this job is only for the committed and adventurous!
Job Title: Public School Partnerships (EC) – Education Specialist (Foundation Phase)
Job Location: Eastern Cape
Based: Amajinqi area (Willowvale) with support from Zithulele.
Full time, starting 9 July 2019
Salary: Need to put an amount or state market related amount.
Required Qualifications and skills
Please email your application including your CV, with references, and a letter of motivation to [email protected]
Application Deadline: Wednesday, 19 June, 2019