Igbo and Culture Language Teachers at Gonzaga Jesuit College

Posted 9 months ago

Igbo and Culture Language Teachers Job Summary

JOB TITLE: Igbo and Culture Language Teachers

JOB LOCATION: Okija, Anambra

JOB TYPE: Full-time

Igbo and Culture Language Teachers Job Details

Job Description

  • We are seeking a passionate and qualified Igbo and Culture Language Teacher to join our school’s faculty. As an Igbo and Culture Language Teacher, you will instill a love for the Igbo language and culture in our students.
  • Your role will involve designing and delivering engaging lessons, promoting language fluency, and fostering an appreciation for Igbo traditions and customs.
  • This position presents an exciting opportunity to contribute to preserving and promoting the Igbo language and culture among our students.


    • Develop and implement comprehensive lesson plans that align with the Igbo language curriculum and promote cultural understanding.
    • Teach Igbo language skills, including speaking, reading, writing, and listening comprehension, to students of different proficiency levels.
    • Create a supportive and inclusive classroom environment that encourages active participation and a love for the Igbo language.
  • Assess and evaluate student progress through assignments, quizzes, tests, and other evaluation methods.
  • Provide constructive feedback and guidance to students to support their language development and encourage continuous improvement.
  • Stay updated with developments in Igbo language education, instructional methodologies, and cultural resources to enhance teaching effectiveness.
  • Introduce students to Igbo cultural traditions, history, values, and customs.
  • Incorporate a variety of teaching methodologies and resources to cater to diverse learning styles and abilities.
  • Foster a sense of pride and cultural identity among students by organizing and participating in cultural events and activities.
  • Maintain a positive and respectful classroom environment that encourages mutual respect and appreciation for diversity.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Education, Igbo Language, Linguistics, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in spoken and written Igbo language.
  • Proven experience teaching Igbo language and culture to students of different age groups.
  • In-depth knowledge of Igbo grammar, vocabulary, syntax, and cultural nuances.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to engage and motivate students.
  • Creativity in designing interactive and culturally immersive lessons.
  • Patience, adaptability, and the ability to differentiate instruction to meet diverse student needs.
  • Familiarity with instructional technologies and resources for Igbo language teaching.
  • Passion for promoting and preserving the Igbo language and culture.
  • Possess a team-oriented mentality and show proficiency to efficiently work with colleagues, parents, and community members.


Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume, Cover Letter, and any relevant Certifications to: principal@gonzagajesuit.org using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation.
  • Ph.D. holders, please,do not apply.
  • We are eager to welcome a dedicated and knowledgeable Igbo and Culture Language Teacher who will inspire our students to embrace and celebrate the richness of the Igbo language and culture.

Application Closing Date

July 29, 2023

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Job CategoryTeaching Jobs

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