Lower School Maths Teacher, Ghana

We are a full scholarship residential Academy in the Eastern Region, delivering life-changing opportunities to students through education, elite football and character education, helping them fulfil their potential and become purpose-driven leaders.  The RTD Ghana Education runs a flexible core primary/secondary Cambridge program with other non-traditional subjects for students from grades 5-11.


We are now looking for a qualified and experienced Lower School Teacher and UCMAS facilitator  who:


• Is an excellent, skilled practitioner and can deliver learning of the highest quality

• Is positive, enthusiastic and loves to make learning happen

• Embraces CPD and shares our values and ambitious vision for the future

• Cares deeply about the students’ achievements and development

• Builds positive relationships with the students and knows how to nurture them.


Job Summary

  • Set high academic standards for students to develop numerical and problem-based solving skills.

  • Carry out teaching duties in accordance with the Academy's schemes of work and curriculum documents.

  • Prepare advance lesson plans that teach core objectives and principles that are relevant to students’ progression.

  • Develop and maintain teaching and learning resources at the Lower School.

  • Develop innovative learning engagements with practical hand-on activities and new educational technologies and resources for foundational years.

  • Attend weekly staff meetings to address unique situations or problems affecting individual students’ progression.

  • Monitor and report performance data of students to determine where changes need to be made with regards to curriculum and instructional strategies and if needed, prepare ILPs.

  • Develop a collaborative relationship with teachers at the lower school for collegial support and delivery of termly objectives.

  • To implement UCMAS program/its equivalent in the foundation years to address any gaps in learning and understanding of Maths.

  • Perform any other duties as required by the Head of School.

What we offer

• Polite, respectful students who are eager to learn.

• Colleagues who are warm, supportive and have a great sense of humour.

• A commitment to staff CPD.

• A leadership team committed to staff well-being.

• A great location from which to bring the curriculum to life.


Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics (Foundational Year)

  • Licensed UCMAS facilitator

  • Fluency in spoken French will be an added advantage

  • Previous teaching experience of 5 years and above

Salary and Other benefits

Salary and other benefits are to be discussed with the potential candidate during the interview.

Start date: September 2022


Contact

To apply, please send your current CV and a motivation letter outlining what you can offer the school (this should include extra-curricular activities) to the Head of School: angela.young@righttodream.com by Thursday 8th July 2022.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Angela Young or Bright Sewu: angela.young@righttodream.com or bright.sewu@righttodream.com