Fiji is a South Pacific island nation with over 350 islands and islets, approximately 100 of which are inhabited. The capital of Fiji is Suva. Once a leader of Pacific democracies, Fiji has been under military rule since 2006. Since the government's abrogation of Fiji's Constitution in April 2009, the government has ruled by decree and enforced Public Emergency Regulations that limit basic freedoms.
Primary Teacher / Tutor
Fiji - SPE 2244 Category: Education & Training Country: Fiji Location: Taveuni Position: Primary Teacher / Tutor Salary: on application... Job Description: Primary School Teacher / Tutor required to assist in the education of 3 children aged 13,12,12 years. Must have previous experience in...
Publ.Date : Sat, 02 Dec 2017 01:24:17 GMT
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Educational Leadership
Suva, Fiji - ) provides teacher education programmes from Early Childhood Education through primary school and secondary schools to tertiary institutions. It... also provides in service teacher professional development programs in educational leadership, special and inclusive education, TVET and NFE, assessment...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:22:47 GMT
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Education (Mathematics)
Suva, Fiji - teachers in pre-service 4-year secondary teacher education programme, preparing them to teach mathematics. He/she is expected to supervise students... with significant tertiary teaching experience in mathematics. A qualified teacher status either at the primary, secondary, or tertiary level...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Jan 2018 04:43:33 GMT
A few teachers, who spoke to The Fiji Times yesterday under the condition of anonymity, said the English proficiency test and the job evaluation test was fair for those teachers who had been in the teaching field for more than one year but not for new ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 11 Jan 2018 12:44:00 GMT
Xavier Tactics Boost English Standard
It is the only school in the country to achieve a 100 per cent pass in the Fiji Junior Examination ... students who spoke English throughout the school year. In addition, if you are heard speaking in the vernacular by any teacher, you will be asked to ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 13 Jan 2018 21:29:00 GMT
The problem with Hindi as a ?national? language
Responding to Tharoor and the BJP MPs, Swaraj said Hindi was an official language even in Fiji, and was spoken widely in ... that all state employees master atleast 1,000 English phrases. All schools will teach English beginning in Kindergarten and ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
New FNU ?Na WereLevu? Complex opened
(L-R) FNU Vice Chancellor, Professor Nigel Healey, Chancellor Mr Ikbal Jannif and Pro Vice Chancellor Learning & Teaching Dr. Eci Nabalarua. Photo: SUPPLIED The Fiji National University ... translate ?ValeLevu? in English it refers to the big house.
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:33:00 GMT
SIT saved my life
I was then winging it, teaching English as a Second Language mostly to Japanese families ... One American in our group had spent time in Fiji and returned with a beautiful Polynesian wife. I will always fondly remember the afternoon we spent sitting ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 10 Jan 2018 05:16:00 GMT
Multicultural victim: White Briton?s want their country back
The Irish hate the English. The Scots hate the English & the Welsh hate the ... account for 94 percent of police officers. About 92 percent of teachers are white. Asian and black teachers account for just six percent. Just 21 percent of black African ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
FTU opposes English test decision
The Fiji Teachers Union is against the Education Ministry?s decision that newly-recruited teachers and those nearing the end of their contracts must pass an English examination and a job test. FTU General Secretary Agni Deo Singh says the decision is ill ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:44:13 GMT
Teaching of iTaukei and Hindi to be compulsory in Fiji
Fiji's new constitution has a provision to make the teaching of the iTaukei and the Hindi (along with English) compulsory at primary-school level. The permanent secretary of the Ministry of Education, Dr Brij Lal, says it will ensure every primary school ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 01 Sep 2013 17:00:00 GMT
Graduates who failed the English test should not be barred from teaching ? Professor Baba
Marama Fox/Twitter] The Professor of Education at the University of Fiji Tupeni Baba says the graduates who failed the English test should not be barred from entering the teaching profession as they are just starting off in the field. Professor Baba says ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT