Title:  Senior Teacher

Closing Date:  01 June 2023


Orapa, BW


Purpose of the Role

To contribute to the education of the whole child, attending to the intellectual, emotional, physical and social development.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Recommends and incorporates cost saving initiatives into budget and operates within approved parameters
  • Draws up yearly, termly and weekly plans of subject matters by complying with school subject policies
  • Provides an effective and stimulating environment for education by maintaining teaching area in a neat orderly condition and optimal use of teaching and learning equipment
  • Administer tests as follows: – Admission and standardized attainment in order to establish reading, maths and spelling ages
  • Researches the market to keep abreast with industry best practices in the field of remedial education
  • Complies with all legal requirements pertaining to the teaching profession, e.g. marking the attendance registers; responsibility for the safety of children placed within his/her care; etc.
  • Observes referred children to see progress in the classroom during class visits
  • Remediates individual pupils with learning difficulties
  • Facilitate peer-teaching training sessions to upskill teachers on basic remediation skills
  • Refers children to allied specialists for further assessment
  • Performs an array of administrative duties, including: – phase meetings termly to discuss testing and pupils progress, interviews, advises parents of pupils recommended for therapy, keeps accurate records and inventory of remedial equipment
  • Implements safety, Health & environment programmes in the area of responsibility taking cognizance of all legal requirements
See also  Senior Admin at Newton International School (NIS)

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Implements safety, Health & environment programmes in the area of responsibility taking cognizance of all legal requirements


  • Diploma in Remedial Education Diploma or Bachelor of Education in special needs


• 2 years post graduate experience in teaching

Legal Certification/Professional Registration

  • Permission To Teach

Technical Competencies

  • Instructional delivery/teaching
  • Classroom Management
  • Assessment/evaluation
  • Managing performance and holding people accountable

Behavioral Competencies

  • Concern for Safety, Health and the Environment
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Planning, Coordination and Execution

Closing Date: 01 June 2023

Permanent Contract
Permanent Contract