Geography/Global Perspectives Teacher


Last Updated: 28th February 2019 (over 3 years ago)

Address
Ghana

E-mail
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Phone Number
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Gender
Male

Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level
Masters

Languages
English

Summary

Creative, achievement motivated, hardworking, confident and dynamic professional IGCSE and IBDP trained Geography Teacher and a House master with 11 years of experience across 3 Cambridge (British) International Schools. Proven ability to combine vision with creativity and strong teaching and management acumen with well-developed leadership qualities to support teaching and learning process, manage students, brand organizations through the production of excellent academic results. Significant experience in handling British National (IGCSE) and International Baccalaureate Curricula. Skilled at relationship building, monitoring, managing and providing welfare services for students in boarding house, and consistent top performer with record of delivering exceptional customer service. I hold master degree in Hydrogeology (Geography and Earth Science) and first degree in Geography and Resource Development from University of Ghana. I seek an international Geography teacher and Housemaster job in a reputable institution like yours, where there are best practices and continuing professional development meant for chaining out world-class global future leaders.

Education

University of Ghana
MSc. Hydrogeology - Ground water Resource Development

   Jun 2012
— Jul 2014

An applied science programme in Geography and Earth Science.

University of Ghana
B.A. Geography and Rsource Development

   Aug 2003
— May 2007

A first class honours degree in studying:
Map work
Bio-geography
Pedology
Hydrology
Geomorphology
Climatology
Regional Science
Regional Geography
Demography
etc.

Jasikan College of Educationa (Institute of Education, University of Cape Coast)
3-Year Teacher Training Certificate 'A'

   Oct 1997
— Jun 2000

Trained as a professional teacher in Educational Psychology, English, Social Studies and Life Skill

Experience

Morgan International Community School
Geography Teacher, Humanities Head and Housemaster

   Sep 2015
— Current

Main responsibilities
 Planning and preparing schemes of work and daily lesson for my classes (CIE/IGCSE and IBDP).
 Assessing, recording and reporting on the progress, development and attainment levels of students, and also maintaining a record of work and marks per the department prescription
 Preparing students thoroughly to take part in CIE and IBO external examinations, including working with colleagues on strategies, targets and revision programmes.
 Chairing monthly departmental and collaborative meetings and present reports to the Deputy Head of
School forthwith.
 Undertaking walk-throughs and inspections of work done in the classrooms of teachers of the humanities department.
 Actively involved in the day to day running of the school and taking decisions that promote that globally.
 Monitoring, supervising, managing and pastoring students in boarding house system which enhances
positively the behaviour of students and also reflects in their academic performance.
 Training and supervising ancillary housing staff that sustains a productive, social and a fair working boarding environment.

Soul Clinic International School
Geography Teacher, Head of Geography

   Sep 2010
— Aug 2015

Main responsibilities
 Worked closely with other teachers in setting and updating relevant schemes of work, curriculum materials, including useful trips.
 Prepared students thoroughly for both internal and CIE external examinations, and worked with colleagues on strategies, targets and revision programmes.
 Set and marked homework following department policy, also checked notebooks and returned poor work.
 Vetted and proffered suggestions to examination papers, schemes of work and lesson plans of teacher.
 Chaired academic board meetings that discussed all academic issues in general.
 Performed any duty assigned to me by a superior authority.

Galaxy International School
Geography Teacher, Head of Geography

   Sep 2007
— Aug 2010

Main responsibilities
 Prepared Individual Educational Plan for relatively ‘weak students’ to bring them to appreciable levels, also organized remedial sessions where necessary to meet targets.
 Taught and prepared students thoroughly to take part in CIE and WAEC external examinations, including working with colleagues on strategies, targets and revision programmes.
 Provided professional, ethical and pastoral guidance to students on their further education and future careers including information about sources of expert advice on specific questions.
 Set and marked homework following department policy, also checked notebooks and returned poor work.

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