We are looking for a Teaching assistant to join immediately .You will hold a key role in supporting the Teacher/ Lead Practitioner in promoting the learning and personal development of all students. Your role will be carried out mainly within the classroom, however, you will also support the Teacher and the School in other aspects related to assisting teaching and learning across the school.
You will have various responsibilities including planning your role in the lessons, supervising and facilitating individual support for the students and providing informal feedback on student progress and achievement.
You will record and share with the Teacher and school Leaders issues of concern and positive feedback about the students.
You will work closely under the guidance of the Teacher to communicate with the students and their parents but also to maintain a file and other relevant documents.
Support for pupil
Supervise students in a small group or one to one differentiated activities in class or common learning environment as directed.
Communicate effectively and sensitively with a student to support their learning, promoting self-confidence and independence, being mindful of their wellbeing. Assist in developing their social/emotional skills.
Support for the Teacher
Contribute effectively to the lessons and assist in setting out learning materials appropriate to planned activity for the students.
Work with teachers to monitor the progress of the students Function within a framework set by the assigned teacher, to plan your role in lessons including how you will provide feedback to the students on their learning, behavior and wellbeing.
Monitor their participation and progress, providing feedback to the teacher and parents and provide constructive support to the students as they learn.
Knowledge and Skills
Knowledge of strategies that support positive behavior to meet school expectations.
Support ethos of the learning environment
Ability to effectively communicate with pupils, parents and colleagues. To contribute purposefully to their team.
Good time management and organizational skills
Should be creative and capable of handling art works
Competent Literacy, Numeracy and IT skills at the required level.
Fluent in English, Arabic is an added advantage.
Bachelors of any steam or High School -certificate to be fully attested and presented at the time of interview.
Desirable -Minimum 2 years in similar role in an educational environment
Attested Education certificates.
Spouse/ Family Sponsorship
Police Clearance certificate
Two professional references upon request.