Elementary School Teacher

Posted 12 months ago by MSELECT
Location Basrah, Iraq Job Type
Salary Sector Education

MSELECT is looking to hire an Elementary School Teacher for an international academy in Basrah, 2-3 years of experience in similar role is requested, fluency in English is a must.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To teach the classes specified annually and be responsible for the academic progress of students within the classes and for the academic mentoring and welfare of students in a form group when appropriate.
  • Teaches elementary school students academic, social, and motor skills.
  • Papering and planning subject materials for daily lesson.
  • Teaching students systemically, using discussion, audiovisual and computers presentation and filed trips.
  • Preparing, administering, Assigning, correcting and grading homework tests and records results.
  • Observing and evaluating a student progress, performance and potential and meeting with parents and other school staff to discuss the observations.
  • Prepares course objectives and outline for course of study following curriculum guidelines or requirements of the school.
  • Lectures, demonstrates, and uses audiovisual teaching aids to present subject matter to class.
  • Assigns lessons, corrects papers, and hears oral presentations.
  • Teaches rules of conduct.
  • Maintains order in classroom and on playground.
  • Counsels students when adjustment and academic problems arise.
  • Discusses students' academic and behavioral attitudes and achievements with parents.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities – Cont.:

  • Keeps attendance and grade records as required by school.
  • Coordinates class field trips.
  • Participate in school staff meetings, educational conference and teachers training workshop.
  • Promote excellence in teaching and learning
  • Plan and prepare lessons in accordance with policies and procedures.
  • Teach timetabled lessons as determined.
  • Set and mark homework in accordance with school and Subject policies.
  • Assess students’ work in line with school/Subject policies.
  • Report to parents in reports, at Parents’ Evenings and on request.
  • Cover classes for absent colleagues as required.
  • Take part in curriculum and other meetings as required.
  • Assist in ensuring good behavior and discipline out of class.
  • Undertake statutory duties as periodically announced.
  • Assist in activities designed to promote the school and its reputation.
  • Assist in planning developments at school, curriculum team and pastoral team level, which may include periodic membership of a school development group.
  • Take part in training programmes designed to address individual, team or school development needs.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.


  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Should be fluent in English.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.


  • Ability to evaluate, design, and implement curriculum, testing, and/or teaching methodologies.
  • Ability to plan and implement promotional programs.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports.
  • Ability to develop and present educational programs and/or workshops.

Qualifications& Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Education is required.
  • Courses in Child Development, Physiology or Family Sociology.

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.

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