Teacher of English Language and Literature in English – Secondary Section

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • TBA ZMW / YEAR
  • Applications have closed

Website Rhodes Park School

Education for the Real World

COMPANY BRIEF

Rhodes Park School is a leading private educational institution in Zambia and has been serving Lusaka Parents since the 1960s. We offer kindergarten to high school (K-12) classes that follow local and international syllabi.

As an equal opportunity employer, Rhodes Park School requires the services of a suitably qualified, well-motivated and results-driven candidate to be appointed in the position of Teacher of English Language and Literature in English.

JOB PURPOSE

The Job holder will be responsible for preparing and delivering English Language and Literature in English lessons to children in the Secondary Section of the School. The position holder will be expected to develop and stimulate the learner’s grammatical competencies.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Taking responsibility for an English Language and Literature in English class, supporting, nurturing, and taking a genuine interest in the holistic development of all children in that class.
  • Working closely with the Head Teacher and colleagues to ensure effective teaching and learning.
  • Developing and enriching professional skills and knowledge by attending seminars, conferences, CPDs, etc.
  • Enforcing regulations concerning learners’ conduct and discipline.
  • Planning and implementing a relevant, challenging, and rigorous curriculum;
  • Planning and delivering lessons, ensuring attention is given to appropriate differentiation
  • Contributing to collaborative learning at all levels of school life
  • Creating inquiry-based classrooms that develop critical thinking skills, knowledge, and a range of skills within an environment based on trust, respect, and fairness;
  • Selecting relevant resources and leveraging digital tools to support and enhance learning;
  • Develop appropriate assessment tasks, providing timely and effective feedback that enhances pupil’s learning;
  • Communicate effectively with pupils, parents, and colleagues in a professional manner;
  • Provide appropriate pastoral support as and when necessary;
  • Play an active role in the school’s extra-curricular programs.
  • Any other assigned duties

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & PERSONAL COMPETENCIES

  • Full Grade 12 certificate with 5 Credit or better;
  • A Secondary Teacher’s diploma in English Language and Literature in English with 8 years of working experience in a reputable School.
  • OR a Bachelor’s Degree in English Language and Literature in English with 5 years of working experience in a reputable School.
  • Qualified teacher registered and licensed with The Teaching Council of Zambia (TCZ)
  • Must be familiar with the school pathways of Examinations Councils of Zambia (ECZ) and Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE).
  • A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written
  • Good administrative and interpersonal skills
  • Strong critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Must hold high levels of integrity and professionalism

APPLICATION PROCESS

If you believe you meet these terms, forward your Cover Letter, CV, NRC, TCZ License, and certified copies of professional qualifications to [email protected]  and clearly state the position you are applying for in the subject of your email.

Please note that applications that will not be in conformity with the above specifications will not be considered.


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