Secondary Department Academic Resource Teacher and Head of Department, Pemborke, Bermuda

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The Bermuda High SchoolPemborke, Bermuda

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

This position requires working with students in both one on one, small group and co-teaching situations across the Secondary Department; developing effective ways to intervene and overcome barriers to learning and working with subject teachers to facilitate student success. The teacher must be comfortable working with students at the (I)GCSE level. Other responsibilities would include but are not limited to the following: the development of IEPs; adapting materials/lessons to meet specific needs; collaborating with service providers, teachers and parents; maintaining data and documentation, conducting screening and preparing applications for access arrangements for International Board examinations. As Department Head, the applicant must have successful leadership experience in the role of learning support. This position requires heading a team of Academic Resource teachers, co-ordinating the provision of support across the Primary and Secondary departments and tracking the progress of all students with special needs, school wide.

All applicants for the above positions should hold strong academic qualifications: a Bachelor’s degree in the teaching subject and teacher training certification. Proven success, formal training and a minimum of 3 years’ experience in teaching the subject would be a requirement for these vacancies. A willingness to contribute to the school’s extensive extracurricular programme is essential. Prospective teachers should also be comfortable with the use of technology in the classroom. All applicants must meet the requirements for the Bermuda Teachers’ License.

All applicants for these vacancies are asked to provide the following information: Post applied for, full name, date of birth and nationality, full details of Secondary and Higher Education with dates, full qualifications with dates, full details of teaching and other experience and three written professional references with their contact information. One of these references should be from a supervisor at the current place of employment.  The successful candidates for all positions will be expected to provide a recent Police background check and complete SCARS training in order to demonstrate that they may work in an organisation involving children.  BHS is an equal opportunity employer. 

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More about The Bermuda High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: 19 Richmond Road, Pembroke, HM 08, Bermuda
Telephone: +1441 2956153