Position Title: Primary Classroom Teacher
Immediate Supervisor’s Position Title: Primary Principal
Supervises: Khmer Classroom Teaching Assistant
Grade/Subgrade: Kindergarten to Grade 5
At East-West a teacher’s efforts and orientation are to be directed towards student learning. Policies and practices are governed by the school mission, vision, and school goals. The quest for academic excellence and character development requires that the teacher works collaboratively with other staff members and with the administration. The teacher also endeavors to establish good relationships with parents. The school is essentially for the children and the aim is that they should learn. Essentially, the role of a teacher is to provide an environment that nurtures learning.
Under the direction of the Primary Principal, and in liaison with the Curriculum Coordinator, the Primary Classroom Teacher will plan for and provide appropriate learning experiences for students. The teacher will organize and maintain a learning environment conducive to the intellectual, physical, social, and emotional development of individuals to ensure success for every student. The teacher will be expected to develop, select, and modify instructional plans and materials to differentiate to suit the needs of all students. The teacher will supervise students in a variety of school related settings, including during breaks, after school activities, field trips, and special events. The teacher will monitor and evaluate student outcomes. Additionally, the teacher will communicate and interact with students, parents, staff, and the community in a professional manner. The teacher will be expected to maintain appropriate records and follow required policies, procedures and practices. The teacher will be responsible for monitoring appropriate use and care of school equipment, materials, and facilities.
Preference will be given to those candidates who have experience with the International Primary Curriculum and a valid teaching license or a professional teaching qualification.