Head Teacher

at Kaliro District Service Commission
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted January 14, 2020
Category Education
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

Job Title - Head Teacher
Reports to - Sub County Chief
Salary Scale - U4
Job Purpose
To manage and provide technical guidance/ leadership in the academic and administrative programmes
to the institution.
Duties and Responsibilities
i. To prepare the schemes of work/lesson plans and teach students according to the set timetable;
ii. To be in charge of overall administration and management of the school;
iii. To plan for the physical development of the school and professional development of the staff;
iv. To plan, organize, direct and co-ordinate the teaching programmes and activities of staff and
students;
v. To ensure proper planning, budgeting and accountability of the school activities and resources in
consultation with the Management Committee;
vi. To coordinate the functions of the Management Committee and account to them and the Ministry
of Education and Sports;
vii. To initiate development projects for the school and mobilize resources for their implementation;
viii.To supervise and appraise all the staff and employees of the institution and assess their
performance;

Skills

Organization skills;
Child Development skills ;
Management skills, Teaching skills;
Communication/ Presentation skills;
Interpersonal skills;
Evaluation skills;
Human Resource Management skills;
Financial Management skills;
Record Keeping skills;
Public relations skills;

Experience Requirements

Minimum of twelve years working experience, three of which should have been at Deputy Head Teacher or Principal Education Assistant level with administrative responsibilities.

Education Requirements

Minimum of a Degree in Primary Education or the equivalent of this, from recognized Institutions;
Must have attended at least four workshops/seminars and four short courses relevant to the profession;
Registered with the Ministry of Education and Sports;