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 Application deadline:21/02/2020
 Employer: Norwegian Refugee Council
 Town/city: Kakuma
 Title: AEP Teacher (Kenyan nationals only)

Duties and responsibilities

  • To take the lead in implementation of the NRCs alternative education programmes.
  • To conduct on-the-job teacher training and mentoring of inexperienced teachers. The teacher should be able to efficiently identify training gaps and complement and assist the teacher during lesson.
  • Adhere to and promote NRC’s Child Safeguarding policy in your interaction with children under your care
  • Conduct teaching in manner that promotes the social and emotional wellbeing of learners
  • Teach all subjects to primary learners (normally slightly over-age) on alternative education programmes (accelerated, catch-up) at primary level with the aim of them returning to normal school to take the KCPE.
  • To serve as a model and mentor for inexperienced teacher colleagues.
  • To provide on-the-job training, mentor and supervise inexperienced teachers.
  • Take the lead in guiding the teaching team on the lesson content while referring to the curricular provided.
  • Document the day to day progress which is to be used for the improvement of the program.
  • Deliver lessons and organize learning activity sessions in the subject of specialization.
  • Together with the senior AEP teachers, prepare the learning scheme of work and required lesson plans
  • Keep records of student’ attendance, progress and assessment.
  • Prepare and administer continuous assessment tests and internal examinations to assess learners’ progress and knowledge assimilation
  • Together the senior AEP teachers submit evaluations, attendance sheets and monthly reports to the Center leader.
  • Ensure availability of all the necessary teaching aids and materials in liaison with the senior AEP teachers
  • Remain up to date on pedagogical methods and ensure a child-friendly environment where each child’s need is identified and addressed.
  • Monitor and support each learner and inform students of their progress.
  • Maintain good communications with parents concerning the progress of their children.Any other duties that may be given by supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Be a Kenya citizen
  • College / University, Bachelor’s degree
  • Have five years of teaching experience in Primary School
  • Hold P1 Certificate/Education or recognized two-year Diploma in two of the following subjects: English, Kiswahili, Somali, Science, Mathematics, Social Studies or Islamic or Christian Religious Education. (Note the selected candidates will over all teaching subjects apart from language and religious studies).
  • Be registered with Teachers Service Commission
  • High level of personal integrity, cultural awareness & sensitivity and empathy for children.
  • High standard of English methodology including oral skills and teaching English to speakers of other languages.

Personal qualities

  • Experience in Mentoring.
  • Having simple individual counselling and conflict resolution skills
  • Keen in ensuring accuracy and precision in all his/her works with attention to detail.
  • Goal oriented, with ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
  • Ability to work and live in a generally insecure and harsh environment
  • Excellent communication skills, flexible, readily adaptable to new challenges and approaches.
  • Knowledge and experience of special needs education and practice a plus factor.
  • Clear vision and creativity
  • Flexibility, reliability and a team spirit
  • Ability to work long hours and in challenging situations

We can offer

  • Duty station: Kakuma, Turkana West, Turkana County
  • Contract period is for one year with possibility of extension.
  • Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions, The candidate will observe NRC’s Code of Conduct and working hours for the NRC Office in Kakuma.

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*Persons with disability & Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply for this position*

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