2340-Secondary Education Teachers

Job Title: 

Secondary Education Teachers

Job Description: 

Secondary education teachers teach one or more subjects at secondary school level.


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 organisational policies
  • planning, organising and participating in school activities such as excursions, sporting events and concerts
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Integrated Programme (IP) Year 1-4 teacher
Secondary school teacher
Technical education teacher (secondary school)

This unit group excludes

School cluster superintendent (1345)

Specific Occupations: 

Secondary school teacher (including integrated programme year 1-4 teacher)

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore