Math/Numeracy Support Officer
Peace Corps Response positions are open to returned Volunteers or U.S. citizens with significant professional and technical experience.
A Math/Numeracy Support Officer , with at least a bachelor’s degree in education or a related field and five years’ experience as a classroom teacher or school administrator, is needed to work with the counterparts and teachers to build their capacity to identify and diagnose students’ weaknesses, and develop and implement appropriate intervention strategies to meet students’ needs, individually, and in small and large groups. The PCRV will also support teachers in identifying as well as creating appropriate teaching/ learning resources, both online and otherwise, to enhance student achievement. The goal of this assignment is to strengthen the capacity of the Curriculum Development Unit and the teachers in Saint Vincent & The Grenadines to provide effective mathematics classroom instruction.
Please note these are approximate departure dates and may change due to programmatic needs.
• 5+ years’ experience as a successful primary school teacher or secondary school math teacher, math resource teacher or administrator
• A valid teaching license/certification
• Proficient computer skills using MS Word, Excel, Publisher and Internet
• Experience developing and/or conducting education related training sessions
The Peace Corps embraces and leverages the diversity of its volunteers as a reflection of America's diversity. Peace Corps Response is committed to reflecting the diversity of the United States in the professionals we send into the field to support the mission of world peace and friendship. Applicants with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Medical Considerations in Eastern Caribbean
- Eastern Caribbean may not be able to support Volunteers with the following medical conditions: ongoing counseling.
- The following medication(s) are not permitted for legal or cultural reasons: none identified.
- Volunteers who should avoid the following food(s) may not be able to serve: none identified.
- After arrival in Eastern Caribbean, Peace Corps provides and applicants are required to have an annual flu shot and mandatory immunizations.
Before you apply, please review Medical Information for Applicants to learn about the clearance process and other health conditions that are difficult to accommodate in Peace Corps service.
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