Tapion School – First Grade Teacher Deadline Wednesday 24 January 2018


Tapion School thrives on academic excellence and continues to identify best practice as this relates to academic and teachin models. We are an Early Learners Pilot site and we are also introducing innovative practices in a number of areas. If you are excited about being part of  this and you have the prerequisite qualifications and/or experience, please apply.
Opening Date: January 18, 2018
Closing Date: January 25, 2018
Start Date: February 5, 2018
Location: Tapion School
Hours: 7:45 AM to 3:00 PM
Supervisor: Tapion School Principal
Summary: Tapion School is now accepting applications for a First Grade Teacher  beginning February 5, 2018.

The candidate will need to

  1. Be a Trained Teacher and/or have equivalent teaching experience for a minimum of 2 years at Grade K, grade 1 or grade 2
  2. Have 5 or more CXC’s including English Language
  3. 2 references including 1 from a past employer and one from someone (non-family member) who have known you for the past five years. The candidate is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating a variety of learning experiences for students.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works as a positive and collaborative member of the school staff to foster the primary goals of Tapion School, with focus on planning, implementing and evaluating a variety of learning experiences for students at the primary school level.
  • Delivers effective instruction and assessment as outlined by the school’s curriculum
  • Makes long and short range plans for subject areas of instruction.
  • Provides for individual differences in the learning needs of students.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of subject matter in classroom instruction.
  • Provides a classroom climate which is based upon mutual respect, rapport, fairness and consistency.
  • Demonstrates competency in instructional skills.
  • Evaluates in terms of planned goals and revises instruction as a result of the evaluation.
  • Informs students of their progress in terms of objectives set for the lesson or course of study.
  • Interacts positively with students, professional associates, and patrons of the school including members of the School Board.
  • Performs job-related, non-teaching duties.
  • Directs student teachers, teacher assistant, tutors, and volunteers when such personnel are utilized.
  • Handles student discipline and attendance problems.
  • Participates in staff development activities.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Any person wishing to apply may call 4522902 for more information, or send  resume, Cover Letter, References and Copies of applicable certificates mailto:tapionsch@gmail.comor physically drop off application and documents at the Tapion School on or before Wednesday 24 January 2018.