Important Notice

Applications that are not accompanied with all required
supporting documents will not be processed.
PLEASE BE GUIDED ACCORDINGLY!

Turks and Caicos Islands Government

SPECIAL NEEDS TEACHER

Return to Postings
Job Code: JPB5-23-28
Posted On:
Closing On:
Friday, 20th January 2023
Friday, 3rd February 2023
Department: Special Needs Unit
Location: Grand Turk

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY:

This is a professional position which has responsibility for the instruction and supervision of students enrolled in Programs at the Special Needs Unit/ SNAP center.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Teaches all areas of the special education curriculum
  2. Takes responsibility for the progress of all students attending the SNAP Center
  3. Supervises and disciplines students as required
  4. Organizes the classroom and learning resources to create a positive learning environment
  5. Motivates students with enthusiastic, imaginative presentations/lessons
  6. Plans, prepares and presents lessons that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within the class
  7. Prepares and marks assignments, class work, and projects to facilitate positive student development
  8. Meets requirements for the assessment and recording of students' development
  9. Provides feedback to parents on student’s progress at parents’ evenings and other meetings
  10. Coordinates activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum and support colleagues in delivering of this specialist area
  11. Works with others to plan and coordinate work
  12. Coordinates field trips and facilitate additional learning experiences for students
  13. Takes part in school events and activities which may take place on weekends or in the evenings
  14. Liaises with colleagues and work flexibly, particularly in smaller schools
  15. Engages in continuing professional development activities whether self-directed or initiated by the school/Ministry of Education
  16. Works with parents and the department and sister agencies to maximize the involvement in the school and the development of the resources of the school

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

      A Bachelor's degree in education with specialization in Special Education Training.

·     A teacher's certificate or diploma (Note:  The certificate or diploma may be encompassed in the degree).

·    The position requires a minimum of five (5) years teaching for the incumbent to effectively respond to the       challenges of the job.

·    Experience in working with Autistic children will be an asset

SALARY: Teachers grading scale point 2.1 $37,363.30 per annum 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Resumes with current contact information must be accompanied by a Cover Letter and two letters of reference (one preferably from a former employer) as well as copies of educational certificates and a copy of the Passport photo page, National Turks & Caicos Islander Status Card (where applicable). Shortlisted candidates must submit a Police Certificate.

Applications should be addressed to The Director, Office of the Human Resource Management Directorate, Church Folly, Grand Turk. Applications can be hand delivered, Faxed to 946-1582 or sent by email to: recruitment@gov.tc. 

Hand delivered and fax applications must have clearly marked on the envelope/fax cover sheet the Job Title of position being applied for. On emailed applications the subject line must reference the Job Reference Number (JPB5-23-28) and the Job Title.

Current serving officers must apply through their Head of Department.

Applications without supporting documents will not processed.

BELONGERS NEED ONLY APPLY

 We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only persons selected for an interview will be contacted.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  3rd February, 2023

 

Turks & Caicos Government

Office of the Governor

Office of the Deputy Governor

Contact