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    ECOWAS VOLUNTEERS PROGRAM - HOW TO APPLY FOR MATHS,CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS TEACHER POSITION 2017



    Job Title: Mathematics Teacher
    Duty Station: Republic of Liberia
    Category: ECOWAS International Volunteer
    Type of Contract: ECOWAS Volunteers Programme. Non-Family Position
    Expected start date: 2nd November 2017
    Duration: One (01) year, renewable (depending on budget availability and satisfactory performance)
    Deadline: 27th September 2017

    Duties and Responsibilities
    The ECOWAS Volunteer Mathematics Teacher will work directly with the Ministry of Education of Liberia and undertake the following duties and responsibilities: 
    Follow schemes of work for Mathematics at all Key Stages 
    To ensure the effective/efficient deployment of classroom support 
    Ensuring a high quality learning environment within the Mathematics area 
    To ensure discipline and encourage good practices with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and homework 
    Promote aspects of Personal Development related to Mathematics 
    Updating professional knowledge and expertise as appropriate to keep up to date with developments in teaching practice and methodology, in general, and in the curriculum area of Mathematics
    To evaluate and monitor the progress of students and keep up-to-date student records as may be required.

    Required Qualifications and Experience:
    - Bachelor degree in Mathematics or other related science courses. 
    - At least two years of teaching experience 
    - Knowledge of post conflict community
    - Ability to live and work in remote places.
    - Excellent writing and verbal communication skills 
    - Sense of initiative and anticipation
    - Knowledge of volunteerism is an asset
    - Ability to work with little supervision
    - Being proactive and enterprising (taking initiative);
    - Good computer skills – Office Suite;
    - Good inter-personal skills

    Language Requirements:
    - Perfect command of the English language (written and oral) is mandatory.
    - Knowledge of any other official language of ECOWAS (French or Portuguese) will be considered an asset / advantage
    Composition of Application:
    - A signed letter of application/motivation addressed to the EYSDC Director;
    - A detailed Curriculum Vitae highlighting specific skills and experiences of the candidate;
    - Certified copies of certificates, diplomas and work certificates.
    Submission of Applications:
    - Applications should be submitted by email to the address: cdjs@fasonet.bf with the title: Application for the Post of Mathematics Teacher on the subject line.

    Benefits:
    An initial contract for 12 months will be offered with a basic Monthly Living Allowance of 412.5 USD or its equivalent in local currency.
    At the beginning of the assignment, and only where applicable, a settling-in grant will be paid, and a resettlement grant will be provided at the end of the assignment. Where applicable, air transport from home country to the duty station and return at end of mission is also provided.
    A life and health insurance cover for the incumbent of the position will be provided.
    Other conditions of service as stipulated in the EVP management and Administration Manual and handbook of Conditions of service shall apply.
    Other Conditions
    The position is open to nationals of all ECOWAS Member States, aged not more than 38 years by the date of recruitment.
    This position is considered a non-family ECOWAS National Volunteer position. 
    An international ECOWAS Volunteer cannot serve in their own country of origin.
    ECOWAS is committed to promoting gender equality and equity. To this end, female candidates are strongly encouraged.

    Job Title: Physics Teacher
    Duty Station: Republic of Liberia
    Category: ECOWAS International Volunteer
    Type of Contract: ECOWAS Volunteers Programme. Non-Family Position
    Expected start date: 2nd November 2017
    Duration: One (01) year, renewable (depending on budget availability and satisfactory performance)
    Deadline: 27th September 2017

    IV. Duties and Responsibilities

    The ECOWAS Volunteer Physics Teacher will work directly with the Ministry of Education of Liberia and undertake the following duties and responsibilities:

    ·         Follow schemes of work for Physics at all Key Stages
    ·         To ensure the effective/efficient deployment of classroom support
    ·         Ensuring a high quality learning environment within the physics area
    ·         To ensure discipline and encourage good practices with regard to punctuality, behavior, standards of work and homework
    ·         Promote aspects of Personal Development related to Physics
    ·         Updating professional knowledge and expertise as appropriate to keep up to date with developments in teaching practice and methodology, in general, and in the curriculum area of physics
    ·         To evaluate and monitor the progress of students and keep up-to-date student records as may be required.


    Required Qualifications and Experience:
    -          Bachelors degree in Physics  or other related science courses.
    -          At least two years of teaching experience
    -          Knowledge of post conflict community
    -          Ability to live and work in remote places.
    -          Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    -          Sense of initiative and anticipation
    -          Knowledge of volunteerism is an asset
    -          Ability to work with little supervision
    -          Being proactive and enterprising (taking initiative);
    -          Good computer skills – Office Suite ;
    -          Good inter-personal skills

    Language Requirements:
    -          Perfect command of the English language (written and oral) is mandatory.
    -          Knowledge of any other official language of ECOWAS (French or Portuguese) will be considered an asset / advantage
    Composition of Application:
    -          A signed letter of application/motivation addressed to the EYSDC Director;
    -          A detailed Curriculum Vitae highlighting specific skills and experiences of the candidate ;
    -          Certified copies of certificates, diplomas and work certificates.
    Submission of Applications:
    -          Applications should be submitted by email to the address: cdjs@fasonet.bf with the title: Application for the Post of Physics Teacher on the subject line.
    Conditions of Service
    An initial contract for 12 months will be offered with a basic Monthly Living Allowance of 412.5 USD or its equivalent in local currency.
    At the beginning of the assignment, and only where applicable, a settling-in grant will be paid, and a resettlement grant will be provided at the end of the assignment. Where applicable, air transport from home country to the duty station and return at end of mission is also provided.
    A life and health insurance cover for the incumbent of the position will be provided.
    Other conditions of service as stipulated in the EVP management and Administration Manual and handbook of Conditions of service shall apply.
    Other Conditions
    The position is open to nationals of all ECOWAS Member States, aged not more than 38 years by the date of recruitment.
    This position is considered a non-family ECOWAS National Volunteer position.
    An international ECOWAS Volunteer cannot serve in their own country of origin.
    ECOWAS is committed to promoting gender equality and equity. To this end, female candidates are strongly encouraged.

    Job Title: Chemistry Teacher
    Duty Station: Republic of Liberia
    Category: ECOWAS International Volunteer
    Type of Contract: ECOWAS Volunteers Programme. Non-Family Position
    Expected start date: 2nd November 2017
    Duration: One (01) year, renewable (depending on budget availability and satisfactory performance)
    Deadline: 27th September 2017

     Duties and Responsibilities
    The ECOWAS Volunteer Chemistry Teacher will work directly with the Ministry of Education of Liberia and undertake the following duties and responsibilities:
    ·         Follow schemes of work for Chemistry at all Key Stages
    ·         To ensure the effective/efficient deployment of classroom support
    ·         Ensuring a high quality learning environment within the Chemistry  area
    ·         To ensure discipline and encourage good practices with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and homework
    ·         Promote aspects of Personal Development related to Chemistry.
    ·         Updating professional knowledge and expertise as appropriate to keep up to date with developments in teaching practice and methodology, in general, and in the curriculum area of Chemistry. 
    ·         To evaluate and monitor the progress of students and keep up-to-date student records as may be required.


    Required Qualifications and Experience:
    -          Bachelor degree in chemistry or other related science courses.
    -          At least two years of teaching experience
    -          Knowledge of post conflict community
    -          Ability to live and work in remote places.
    -          Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    -          Sense of initiative and anticipation
    -          Knowledge of volunteerism is an asset
    -          Ability to work with little supervision
    -          Being proactive and enterprising (taking initiative);
    -          Good computer skills – Office Suite ;
    -          Good inter-personal skills

    Language Requirements:
    -          Perfect command of the English language (written and oral) is mandatory.
    -          Knowledge of any other official language of ECOWAS (French or Portuguese) will be considered an asset / advantage
    Composition of Application:
    -          A signed letter of application/motivation addressed to the EYSDC Director;
    -          A detailed Curriculum Vitae highlighting specific skills and experiences of the candidate ;
    -          Certified copies of certificates, diplomas and work certificates.
    Submission of Applications:
    -          Applications should be submitted by email to the address: cdjs@fasonet.bf with the title: Application for the Post of Chemistry Teacher on the subject line.
    Conditions of Service
    An initial contract for 12 months will be offered with a basic Monthly Living Allowance of 412.5 USD or its equivalent in local currency.
    At the beginning of the assignment, and only where applicable, a settling-in grant will be paid, and a resettlement grant will be provided at the end of the assignment. Where applicable, air transport from home country to the duty station and return at end of mission is also provided.
    A life and health insurance cover for the incumbent of the position will be provided.
    Other conditions of service as stipulated in the EVP management and Administration Manual and handbook of Conditions of service shall apply.
    Other Conditions
    The position is open to nationals of all ECOWAS Member States, aged not more than 38 years by the date of recruitment.
    This position is considered a non-family ECOWAS National Volunteer position.
    An international ECOWAS Volunteer cannot serve in their own country of origin.
    ECOWAS is committed to promoting gender equality and equity. To this end, female candidates are strongly encouraged.

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