Posted on :
29 May, 2018
29 May, 2018
Lincoln Community School is one of the leading American International Schools in Africa and currently serves a population of 760 students from over 66 different nationalities.
Job Title: Elementary School French Teaching Assistant
Duration: One Year Fixed Term Contract
Scope of Responsibilities
The teaching assistant will work in collaboration with the teacher to plan, teach and assess the program for the particular grade level or subject. The assistant will take an active part in instructional activities, using strategies agreed in advance with the teacher. In order to respond to the needs of individual students, they will get to know each student well – academically and social/emotionally.
Assist the teacher in teaching assignments, as planned and developed by the grade level team
Prepare teaching materials.
Work with the teacher to organize in classroom and out of classroom division-wide events.
Take responsibility for classroom equipment and out of classroom equipment and teach students to use and care for them responsibly.
Work with children in small groups under the direction of the classroom teacher
Assist the teacher with the preparation of display material.
Take responsibility for certain organizational tasks, such as ordering lunches.
Supervise students during break and meal times before and after school.
Teach children how to act safely, politely, considerately and responsibly in and outside the classroom.
Monitor areas where students work and play to ensure there are no safety hazards.
Develop his/her professional knowledge and expertise through training offered by the school.
Any other duties as assigned by the principal.
Required Skills or Experience
Bachelor’s degree in French
Excellent organizational skills
Proven interest in inquiry-based instruction
Proven ability to work collaboratively with others
Experience of working in children aged 3 to 11 in a formal school setting
Proficient IT skills
Demonstrated ability to work flexibly.
How To Apply
Interested applicants should submit the following:
A cover letter highlighting experience relevant to the role
An up to date resume
*The closing date for the position is 3rd June 2018. Please note that the school will only contact short listed candidates
The compensation package for the position is competitive; salary will depend on relevant experience and qualifications. If you have proven a proven track record of achievement in a teaching assistant role and you are interested in the opportunity to work in an international environment where you will be challenged and developed professionally then please visit our website: http://www.lincoln.edu.gh/adminvacancies to view the job description