Teacher NGO Jobs – Dwelling Places

Job Title:           Teacher
Organization:  Dwelling Places    
Duty Station:   Kampala, Uganda
R​eports to:
       Restore Program Manager
Job type:           Full- Time
About US:
Dwelling Places (DP) is a registered Christian Non-Governmental
Organization which specialises in the rescue, rehabilitation, reconciliation,
resettlement and follow-up of children living on the streets. The overall
objective of DP is to have a society where every child has a chest to rest
their head on and a place to call home. 
Job Summary:  To ensure that all
the young children placed in residential care or supported by DP are accorded a
chance to attain at least one minimum academic qualification based on their
abilities and discipline.
Key Duties and
Conduct individual assessments of children and
development of personalised learning programs and timetables.
Ensure children in the Creative Learning Center
are supervised at all times
Provide various experiences and activities for
children including songs, games and storytelling
 Participate in the orientation of the newly
recruited children
Ensure that the children have a hygienic, safe
and conducive learning environment
Develop lesson plans for the classes teach,
implement and assist in completing the assessment of the children.
 Assist in
developing individualized plans and provide a nurturing environment, which
supports the individual development of each young child.
 Teach the
basic education needs that include English and Mathematics based on the
individual assessment and lesson plans
 Promote a
reading culture amongst the young children 
to improve their reading and pronunciation of English words
Organise monthly presentations for the children
to exhibit what they have learnt.
Liaise with the social workers to counsel and
sensitize the children on the child protection policy and their rights as
Keep students records updated with the relevant
Responsible for maintaining and updating class
Liaise with the health department to facilitate
proper first aid to the TRH children.
Discuss identified problems and needs with
professionals as appropriate while keeping a high level of confidentiality for
the children’s information.
Assist in receiving and distribution of school
Participate in the DP internal and external
teacher’s trainings
Build the children’s esteem and comfort them
when needed
familiar with emergency procedures
Clearly and effectively communicate in a manner
that children understand
Any other duties as may be assigned by the line

Skills and Experience:
Possess the professional and personal
characteristics necessary for working effectively with school personnel and the
Excellent verbal and written communication
Able to identify and solve problems; ability to
make decisions
Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
·        Excellent
time-management and organizational skills
·        Able to
disciple, mentor, and give biblical counseling
Minimum of a diploma in early childhood
development/ Nursery teaching or related field of study
Qualified Primary/Nursery school teacher
Minimum of two years’ experience teaching in the
An equivalent combination of relevant education
and/or experience may be substitute
Basic or fluency in the Karamojong language is
an added advantage
Other requirements
A handwritten application letter with a CV and
academic qualifications
·        A
Pastor’s letter
LC1 letter
·        Two
passport size photos
How to Apply:
All qualified candidates Deliver applications to: Dwelling
places head office -off Nalukolongo Masaka road near Mutundwe Police Station or,
email hr.dwellingplaces@gmail.com
​ Tel:
Deadline: 22nd
November 2019 at 5:00 pm.
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