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Economics and Business Studies Teacher

April 03, 2018

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Phone and Skype ID: +254*********; richard.mailu1

Current Employment

PEPONI SCHOOL NAIROBI KENYA September 2017 – to Date

Main Responsibilities

Teaching Business Studies and Economics CIE IGCSE and A level

Pearson Education Company UK

Assessment Associate From June 2013 to Present

Participated in online standardization of marking exams and marked Economics and Business Studies exams for IGCSE and A levels from 2011.

Cambridge International Examination From June 2017 to Present

Assessment specialist for Economics and Business Studies IGCSE and A level

Recent Employment History


Economics Teacher and Trainer From February 2014 to July 2016

Main Responsibilities

Teaching Economics and Business Studies Grade 11 and 12 and preparing them for Exams

Training my co-teachers on modern pedagogical practices in Economics

Delivering Professional development sessions in student centered teaching methodologies

Major Achievements

Economics and Business Studies Grade 12 candidates achieved a 90% (A*-C) pass rate

Introduced use of Socrates and Kahoots as a method of formative assessment.

Oshwal Academy Nairobi Kenya From January 2011 to January 2014

Main Responsibilities

Teacher of Economics and Business Studies

Classroom tutor

Business Club Patron

Major achievements

Economics and Business Studies O and A Level Pass rate for 3 years 90% (A*-C).

Helped build a thriving Business Club where students sold items in the school and made profits and thus students could link concepts learnt in class to real life.

Notre Dame School Nairobi Kenya From June 2007 to January 2011

Main Responsibilities

Teaching Economics and Business Studies O and A level

Patron Chess and Scrabble clubs

Major achievements

Introduced use of a variety of formative assessment techniques during the lesson

Excellent Pass rate for O and A levels over 80% (A*- C)

KYUMBI Secondary School Kenya

Principal From January 2005 to May 2007

Main Responsibilities

Managing 150 students and 7 members of Staff

Overseeing the implementation of the curriculum

Financial planning and implementation of school budget

Major Achievements

Increase in student enrolment

Excellent pass rate in the Kenya national exams


Kenya Accountants and Secretary National Examination Board(KASNEB)

Certified Public Accountant Part 1 From January 2012 to July 2012

Maseno University, Kenya From February 1997 to November 2001

Bachelor of Education – Economics and Business Studies

Second Class Honors

Skills and Interest

Adept in the use of information technology to enhance learning in the classroom

Excellent Use of a variety of formative and summative methods of student evaluation in the classroom.

Proficient in teaching Exam techniques to students preparing for the final external exams

Personal Interest

Reading literature on emerging trends in enhancing student centered teaching and learning methodologies

Playing Chess and Scrabble

Football and volleyball

1.Charles Njui,

Deputy Vice Principal International Affairs,

Nazarbayev Intellectual School


2.Mary Tanui

Nazarbayev Intellectual School – Subject leader (Economics)


Phone: +770********

3. Head of Humanities Department,

Jimmy Ogodo,

Peponi School Kenya,


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