on 5th June 2024 by elct

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Information about ELVD: East of Lake Victoria Diocese (ELVD) is one of the 27 Dioceses of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT). The Diocese covers the two government administrative regions of Mwanza and Geita.

ELVD’s Vision: ‘We strive to be united in Christ so that the Kingdom of God reigns.

ELVD’s Mission: Endeavors to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ, through word and deeds, to all people in Mwanza, Geita and beyond.

About Mwanza Lutheran Secondary School: 

Mwanza Lutheran secondary school (MLSS) is a secondary school owned by Evangelical Lutheran church of Tanzania –East of Lake Victoria Diocese found in Mwanza region at Mabatini /Sinai area about 300 meters from Musoma road. MLSS is committed to provide quality education which is necessary for equipping socio-economic and political aspects in promoting human potentials. The school is looking for an enthusiastic experienced, and hardworking teacher with a passion for teaching for the below detailed position:





Job Summary: Responsible to create supportive learning environment which will help student meet their learning goals through interesting and diverse methods rules of reading, writing and speaking in English.

Roles and responsibilities

·         Plan English lessons to meet the national curriculum guidance

·         Work with colleagues to coordinate lessons as needed and giving direction to Teaching Assistants (Tas)

·         Set mark and give feedback on English assignments, tests and homework, as part of the continuous assessment of each student

·         Identify student with special requirements and create individualized methods

·         Keep a record of student’s attendances and grades

·         Manage classroom crises and resolve conflicts

·         Ensure the classroom is a safe environment where safeguarding procedures are followed and rules for behavior are established and enforced as needed

·         To attend staff meetings and carry out various administrative tasks, such as writing and updating records and reports.

·         To motivate the students with an enthusiastic approach and a variety of individual, group and whole class work

·         Ensures that the given books and other teaching materials are well kept.

·         Guide and counselling Students on importance of obeying School laws and regulations for academic excellence.

·         Ensure compliance of Christian and Church ethics.

·         Perform other duties as assigned by Head of School and an employer.


Required Skills and experience


·         At least two to three years of experience as an English teacher

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English as a medium of instruction.

·         A teacher with vibrant, diligent and motivating, personality for our student

·         Fluent level of spoken and written English language

·         Knowledgeable of the English subject and have positive, outgoing personality to motivate and inspire students. Excellent knowledge of national curriculum guidance for English

·         Supportive and patient, willing to encourage and empathize with pupils of all abilities

·         Be able to strive for academic and encourage moral excellence and encourage Students to aim high and achieve more.

·         Strong ability to deliver the curriculum content using modern teaching methods and strategies that support competence- Based approach to learning and assessments.




Academic Qualification:

·         Diploma/Bachelor Degree in Education (English subject/language as area of specialization) from a recognized college or University.

·         Other credentials like certificate of performance in teaching English language will be an added advantage.


How to submit your application?

All interested Applicants who meet the requirements as stated should submit the Application to:


School Head Master,

Mwanza Lutheran Secondary School,

P.O.BOX 2427,


OR: BY Email: elvdmlss@gmail.com  or elctelvd84@gmail.com

(All hard copies & soft copies are accepted) submit only Covering letter, CV, Copies of Certified Academic Certificate, Transcript and recommendation letter from your Faith Leader)



REALISING DATE: 05th June 2024

CLOSING DATE: 21st June 2024




ü  East of Lake Victoria Diocese is committed to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees

Mission Statement

ELVD endeavours to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ, through word and deed, to serve all people in the regions of Mwanza, Geita regions.