Sociology, psychology & global perspective teacher

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment

Job Description

Sociology, Psychology & Global Perspective Teacher – International School

A progressive, dynamic, fun and fast – paced International school based in Tatu City is looking to recruit a Sociology, Psychology & Global Perspective Teacher to join in September 2018. The school has proven excellence, particularly on the academic and leadership front, with a British Curriculum – IGCSE system set-up for children between 6 – 13 years. The ideal candidate must be passionate about toddlers & young children, willing to work in a non-traditional environment that enable children to take responsibility for their own learning through deciding and voting for themes that become their curriculum. He/she MUST naturally love kids and be willing and able to support them 100%.

Key Responsibilities:

Create lesson plans for each class based on your experience and the pupils’ specific needs.
Keeping up to date with developments in the subject.
Introduce interactive activities into the classroom and encourage students to vocalize their concerns.
Communicate with other team members as well as with parents about students’ progress and behaviour.
Encourage creativity in students by organizing art and craft projects.
Create a welcoming and inspiring atmosphere in the classroom.
Listen carefully to parents’ requests and concerns and address them as quickly as possible.
Help the children learn about the chosen topics in a playful and colourful way.
To be responsible for all duties as required of an academic educator.
Commitment to subject-related activities.
Lead a classroom first by example of conduct and then by instructing learners through teaching excellently.
Incorporating the school’s values into daily teaching.
Total commitment to extra-mural activities of the school.


Must have a recognised Degree and/or a 4-year professional Teaching Qualification.
Must have at least 4 years’ teaching experience in the same and/or similar type of position and environment.
Excellent interpersonal skills with colleagues, students and parents.
Energetic, self-motivated and able to use own initiative.
Enthusiastic, assertive and flexible.
Good organisational and administrative skills.
An open and creative outlook to education.
Must be a team player.
Computer literacy is imperative.
Should have SACE registration.
Candidates with International experience will have an added advantage.

Monthly Gross Salary: Open depending on skills and experience.

Position Level: Upper Mid-Level.

Deadline: 04th July 2018.

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If you believe that you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for this position, then please submit your application letter, attach your CV, certificates and letters of referee NOT LATER THAN 4TH July 2018 by using this url/website.