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Primary Specialist Teacher - Physical Education

Job Details

  • Agency: Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands
  • Reference: R02892020
  • Posted: 13-Dec-2020
  • Closing Date: 29-Jan-2021
  • Salary: CI$60,168 - CI$63,216
  • Job Description

The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands invites applications for the following education roles within the Government school system for 2021/22 academic years commencing August 2021

Primary Specialist Teacher - Physical Education

To provide an instructional base and professional expertise in improving the current PE and sports programme in Government primary schools. To provide a stimulating and active learning environment that promotes their physical, emotional, intellectual, social, spiritual, cultural, creative and moral development and maximizes the achievement of all students.

*Required qualifications, experience & special skills include the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject from a recognized institution
  • Formal teacher training/qualification as specified in the Department of Education Services policy on Teacher Qualifications
  • Minimum of 2 years’, post qualification teaching experience, as a trained Physical Education specialist teacher with experience in delivering age appropriate Physical Education skills to Primary aged children. Having a demonstrated track record of successful teaching and learning including:
  • -Teaching of Athletics and related field events.

    -Competency in teaching swimming and water safety.

    -Arrangement of special Physical Education events and associated planning.

  • Prior experience of teaching in a child-centred learning environment with an emphasis on an activity-based approach with differentiation for individual abilities is essential
  • Must be committed to active participation and involvement at a practical level with Physical Education delivery.
  • Experience of IB would be an advantage as some units of inquiry can be interrelated to sports and PE.
  • *Evidence of ICT skills sufficient to support integration of ICT in the classroom is required

Please send your completed Government Application Form, Supplementary Form (teaching post only) and Cover Letter only via e-mail to edu.recruitment@gov.ky

Application Deadline: January 29th 2021

Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Public Service Management Law, Personnel Regulations, the Public Service Pensions Law and the CINICO Health Plan as may be amended from time to time. Pension and health benefits are non-contributory.