Science Teacher Responsibilities:
• Designing, developing, and delivering quality lesson plans and curricula that adhere to national and school guidelines.
• Drawing up suitable assessments and delivering helpful feedback to students, parents, and other teachers.
• Establishing classroom, lab, and field trip rules and regulations and ensuring that all students understand what is expected of them.
• Setting up demonstrations and assisting and supervising students while they conduct experiments.
• Providing extra resources, support, and interventions for students who are struggling.
• Ensuring all permission slips are signed in a timely manner and acting as a field trip chaperone when required.
• Grading papers, updating records, and handling various administrative tasks.
• Creating an environment where students feel comfortable asking questions and voicing concerns.
• Assisting with the recruitment and training of all new teachers and providing support to student teachers.
• Participating in other school activities and regularly communicating with parents.
Science Teacher Requirements:
• Degree in science or a related discipline.
• A relevant teaching certificate or license.
• A completed apprenticeship or teaching experience.
• Practical experience with MS Office, Google Classroom, and other software.
• Dedication, patience, and the ability to remain calm in tense situations.
• The ability to answer sensitive questions and create an environment where everyone’s opinions are respected.
• A passion for science and a commitment to continuing education.
• Strong communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.