Primary School Teacher

Job Title: Primary  School Teacher

Contract type: Full Time

Job Goals:

  1. To raise expectations, challenge and support all students so that they reach high levels of achievement as measured by multiple assessments.
  2. To assume professional responsibility for providing learning experiences.
  3. Supervision of students in a supportive and positive climate that develops in each student the skills, attitudes, and knowledge.
  4. To meet and exceed the Curriculum Content, using approved curricula, materials and directives of the school.


  1. Minimum of Bachelors Degree in Education or equivalent.

Scope of Responsibility:

  1. Teaches primary school students academic, social, and motor skills through the delivery of instruction, curriculum and assessment.
  2. Assigns lessons and corrects homework.
  3. Prepares course objectives, outlines and lesson notes for course of study that align with the curriculum frameworks or requirements.
  4. Prepares, administers, corrects assessments and analyzes and records results.
  5. Teaches rules of conduct and expected behaviours, - maintaining management of the classroom and management of activity outside the classroom.
  6. Counsels students when adjustment and academic problems arise and refers students to other services as needed.
  7. Discusses student academic and behavioural attitudes and achievements with parents.
  8. Keeps attendance and grade records as required by school.
  9. Computer-process all their teaching and learning materials.
  10. Performs related duties, such as supervising one or more student organization, extra-curricular activities, field-trip, and excursions.
  11. Participates in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops.
  12. May teach combined classes

Candidates should:

  1. possess a commitment to helping children achieve high academic standards in a lively and engaging manner.
  2. be willing to cooperate as an active member of our team and contribute to the vibrant extra-curricular life of the school.
  3. be competent in the use of ICT and able to computer-process all their teaching and learning materials.
  4. be able to promote a well organized and stimulating learning environment.
  5. have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and work well in teams.
  6. be reflective and seek to develop their teaching practice.

We will provide:

  1. An excellent salary.
  2. Opportunities for involvement in ongoing professional development.
  3. The chance to live in a culturally rich society.

Added Advantage:

  1. A minimum of 3 years teaching experience.



How to Apply:

Handwritten applications and typed CVs should be deposited in the Mail Box at the School.

Location: American House, East Legon. For Directions to the school click here.

Closing date: Friday, 11th August, 2017.




Contact us

  • Address: American House, East Legon
  • Mailing Address:
    PMB L 7
    Accra, Ghana
  • Tel: +(233) 242 500 751
  • Tel 2: +(233) 249 172 109
  • Email:
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