233-Secondary education teachers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Secondary education teachers
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
Secondary education teachers teach one or more subjects at secondary education level, excluding subjects intended to prepare students for employment in specific occupational areas.

Main Tasks include -

  • designing and modifying curricula and preparing educational courses of study in accordance with curriculum guidelines
  • establishing and enforcing rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among students
  • preparing and giving lessons, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects
  • establishing clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicating those objectives to students
  • preparing materials and classrooms for class activities
  • adapting teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests
  • observing and evaluating students? performance and behaviour
  • preparing, administering and marking tests, assignments and examinations to evaluate pupils' progress
  • preparing reports about pupils' work and conferring with other teachers and parents
  • participating in meetings concerning the school's educational or organizational policies
  • planning, organizing and participating in school activities such as excursions, sporting events and concerts.

Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:

2330 Secondary education teachers