Schools Advisor, Port Moresby

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The International Education Agency of Papua New GuineaPort Moresby

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Internationally competitive package
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

 About the job – Schools Advisor

Applications are invited from experienced teachers for the position of Schools Advisor to work in Papua New Guinea (PNG).This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your leadership skills and expertise in facilitating professional learning for teachers as well as developing curriculum and teaching resources. Whilst the primary focus is on Grades Pre to 8 opportunities may also arise to provide professional support in other sectors. The successful applicant will meet the following essential criteria:

  • Bachelor of Education (or equivalent) and five years' teaching experience in elementary education
  • experience in facilitating teacher development at school or system level
  • knowledge and understanding of current developments in curriculum, pedagogy and positive classroom management
  • familiarity with the change and transition process to a student-centred holistic approach to education
  • strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • strong IT skills along with a grasp of technology based teaching and learning applications
  • knowledge of approaches to engage students in STEM-related subjects is desirable

Support to teachers is heavily centred on developing the teaching of literacy, numeracy and positive behavior for learning. Contributing to our Teacher Induction Program, designed to support PNG teachers to work in our schools, is a significant part of the position. Based in Port Moresby the post also entails significant in-country travel.Applications must include a current CV and cover letter outlining your capacity to fill the position. Only applicants meeting the criteria will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.The position will start in mid to late 2018 or early 2019. More information can be found at

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More about The International Education Agency of Papua New Guinea
Type: International Schools & Colleges
Address: Ela Beach Road, Ela Beach, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Telephone: +675 321 4720
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