The American University of Nigeria (AUN) was established in 2003. The
institution was conceived as Africa’s first Development University. Its
mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be
prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State,
the University is a
world-class career-oriented institution missioned to
be an agent of change in the development of the region. AUN has a
strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential
to solving the continent’s critical social and economic problems.
The University offers an American – style education modelled after
the curriculum of American universities with corresponding approaches to
teaching and students assessment. The first entering class of 124
students and 20 professors was enrolled in September 2005. In ten years,
AUN is fast becoming a model for other universities in Nigeria and West
Job Title: Grade 4 Teacher
- Job TypeFull Time
- Qualification BA/BSc/HND
- Job Field
Education / Teaching
American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking for a Grade 4 Teacher.
This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal
residents of Nigeria.
Department: AUN Academy Elementary
Opening Date: 8th October, 2015
Cosing Date: 14th October, 2015
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The position shall develop and implement lesson plans that meet the
requirements of Grade 4 pupils in accordance to the guidelines of the
University. This involves using the appropriate teaching style and
material/equipment to strengthen the learning process of the pupils. The
incumbent shall provide pupils with appropriate learning activities to
help fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and
social growth while establishing effective teacher – pupil, teacher –
parents’ relationship and communicate with parents to discuss pupil’s
growth and interpret school program.
- A PGDE or a good B.ED/B.A/B.Sc. in any Arts or Social Science discipline from a recognized tertiary institution.
- Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English Language.
- Must exhibit good understanding of General Mathematics.
- 3-5 years of experience in teaching in a multi-cultural environment.
- Must be computer literate.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
- Ability to be a Role model.
- Experience teaching young children.
- Passion for teaching and love for children.
- Ability to create a healthy classroom environment.
Description of Benefits:
Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.
How to Apply
Suitably qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
before the closing date of this publication. The position being applied
for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates
will be contacted.
AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a
culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on
the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion
and marital status.
For information on AUN, visit our Web site at www.americanuniversitynigeria.org