FUNCTIONS:

Primary and Secondary Teachers

  • Implement and support the on-going development of the Professional Standards for all government teachers (primary and secondary)
  • Monitor, Review and Evaluate Teachers Performance using the Professional Teacher Standards
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the Quality Assurance Performance Appraisal System for monitoring teacher performance.
  • Review the Professional Standards for Samoa's Teachers to inform policy recommendations, changes and interventions to improve teacher quality.
  • Evaluate teacher performances to support  Professional Development Training initiatives.
  • Conduct awareness amongst teachers, stakeholders  and communities of the expectations of the Professional Teacher Standards

Principals (contracted & non-contracted)

  • Conduct Quality Assurance Performance Appraisal for both contracted and non-contracted Principals
  • Evaluate Principal performance to support  Professional Development Training initiatives.

Teacher Registration

  • Conduct Quality Assurance Performance Appraisal for registration of teachers both secondary and primary