Summer School Teacher (Malawi or Sierra Leone)

Status: 
Accepting Applications
Schedule: 
Full Time 4-5 weeks
Type: 
Global Volunteer
Compensation: 
Support-Raising
Department: 
International Office
Location: 
International
Contact Name: 
Wendy Brown
Summary: 
We need a teacher to teach a summer school preparatory class for students entering secondary school to prepare them for their entrance examinations. You would conduct a three or four week summer school for these students to reinforce their skills in English, Math, and Science. Time frame: 4 to 5 weeks in July/August
Responsibilities: 
  • Daily teaching of English, Math, and Science classes at a junior high or high school level.
  • Daily lesson planning.
  • Assessment and reporting as required by in-country staff and COTN-International.
Skills and Qualifications: 
  • Agree with and sign COTN’s Statement of Faith.
  • Bachelor's Degree in education.
  • Teaching experience.
  • Good communication skills, able to effectively capture and convey ideas and communicate well cross-culturally.
  • Experience with and ability to work in flexible cross-cultural environment.
  • Patient, humble, teachable spirit.
  • Emotionally stable and mature.
  • Spiritually mature, honest, and transparent.
  • Sensitivity to people.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Passion for each child to reach his or her fullest potential.
  • Commitment to Christ with a servant’s heart.