Major role in pupil success.
TEACHING is a highly rewarding profession in more ways than one, offering the chance to make a real difference to the lives of young people, besides fantastic career prospects and development opportunities.
Can there be anything more satisfying than playing a major role in the success of youngsters?
Many teachers with some years experience have helped numerous pupils towards success in exams, leading in turn to excellent careers. Whether it be in sport, drama, music, the sciences, IT or a number of subjects, they help nurture NURTURE. The act of taking care of children and educating them: the right to the nurture of children generally belongs to the father till the child shall arrive at the age of fourteen years, and not longer. Till then, he is guardian by nurture. Co. Litt. 38 b. talent that is one of the many satisfying aspects of teaching at every level.
For teachers there are a number of ways in which they can progress in their own careers, either within the classroom or in a leadership role.
In secondary schools you could move up and across the management structure to gain responsibility for a particular subject as head of department, faculty or curriculum.
You may lead an age group as head of year or key stage coordinator, or a certain area such as special educational needs or pastoral pastoral, literary work in which the shepherd's life is presented in a conventionalized manner. In this convention the purity and simplicity of shepherd life is contrasted with the corruption and artificiality of the court or the city. care, perhaps personal guidance.
Ultimately, you could progress to a senior management position, such as deputy or assistant head and, of course, head teacher.
In primary schools you can take on responsibility for coordinating key areas like literacy, numeracy numeracy Mathematical literacy Neurology The ability to understand mathematical concepts, perform calculations and interpret and use statistical information. Cf Acalculia. or special educational needs and you can move into senior management by becoming a deputy head or head teacher.
There are also several schemes that are targeted at leaders in education.
The Fast Track teaching programme, for instance, is a scheme designed for talented teachers with the ability and ambition to make rapid progress into their careers.
Middle leaders in primary and secondary schools, established subject or special educational needs coordinators, can take advantage of the Leaders from the Middle programme.
The National Professional Qualification for Headship head·ship
1. The position or office of a head or leader; primacy or command.
2. Chiefly British The position of a headmaster or headmistress. (NPQH NPQH National Professional Qualification for Headship ) is suitable for those wanting to become a head teacher. For more information visit the National College for School Leadership website.
SATISFYING... a teacher in class.