• Full Time
  • Anambra
  • 100000 NGN / Month

Gonzaga Jesuit College

Gonzaga Jesuit College is a Catholic co-educational boarding secondary school run by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits), in collaboration with Reverend Sisters from the congregation of the Handmaids of the Holy Child Jesus. Christians, non-Christians, and non-Catholics are all welcome.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Home Economics Teacher

Location: Okija, Anambra
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • A Home Economics teacher is responsible for instructing and guiding students in the principles and practices of household management, food preparation, nutrition, textiles, and related domestic skills.
  • They develop and deliver comprehensive lesson plans that cover the core areas of home economics, to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for independent living.


  • Develop and implement engaging and age-appropriate lesson plans that cover a wide range of home economics topics, such as food and nutrition, sewing and textiles, personal finance, and household management.
  • Facilitate hands-on learning activities, demonstrations, and projects to reinforce the theoretical concepts taught in the classroom.
  • Assess students’ progress and provide regular feedback to help them improve their understanding and practical skills.
  • Maintain detailed records of student performance, attendance, and disciplinary issues.
  • Collaborate with other faculty members.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends, research, and best practices in home economics education.
  • Contribute to the overall development and enrichment of the school community.


  • In-depth knowledge of the core areas of home economics, including food preparation, nutrition, textiles, and household management.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage students and convey information.
  • Strong organizational and time-management abilities to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Creativity and problem-solving skills to develop innovative lesson plans and activities.
  • Proficiency inusingrelevant tools, equipment, and technology used in home economics.
  • Patience and adaptability to cater to the diverse learning needs of students.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Home Economics, Family and Consumer Sciences, or a related field.
  • Teaching/Education certification. e.g. NCE, B.Ed, PGDE
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience teaching home economics or a related subject at the secondary level.
  • Demonstrated success in creating and implementing effective lesson plans and assessments.

Other Requirements:

  • Passion for teaching and a genuine interest in helping students develop practical life skills.
  • Ability to maintain a safe and organized learning environment in the classroom and lab settings.
  • Willingness to stay updatedwith the latest trends and developments in home economics education.
  • Strong collaboration and teamwork skills to work effectively with other faculty members.
  • Commitment to the school’s mission and values.

N80,000 – N100,000 monthly (Competitive salary based on the candidate’s qualifications, experience, and the school’s pay scale).

Application Closing Date
18th July, 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@gonzagajesuit.org

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