Early Years Teacher Assistant, reunion

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Ma Kindyreunion

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: No

About Us

We are MA KINDY an international implementing a full immersion program school in the beautiful Reunion Island. We offer an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Qualified Early Years Teacher within our team to develop our school.

The job

This is a full time role 35h/week to assist  teaching and learning to the Kindies’class, communicating with the teachers, implementing creative and fun activities with the youngest group aged between 2-3 years old.

Your role is to

• motivate and stimulate a child's learning abilities, often encouraging learning through experiences

• prepare teaching materialsaccording to the planning

• provide care and support to children and give them with a secure learning environment

• assist with the development of a child's personal, social, language and physical coordination abilities

• encourage mathematical and creative development through stories, songs, games, drawing and imaginative play: play based learning 

• help children develop curiosity and knowledge

• work with others, including teaching assistants as well as volunteer helpers, to plan and coordinate work both indoors and outdoors

• share knowledge gained with other practitioners and build and maintain relationships with parents

• observe, assess and record each child's progress

• ensure the health and safety of children and staff is maintained during all activities, both inside and outside the school

• Adapt your work over changing school planning

We would hope to work with someone who is:

Early years training - in progress or just over 

Have excellent inter-personal skills with the ability to communicate with other in a multi cultural environment. 

Being passionate about preschool rhythm  and empowering our children to reach the best of themselves

An effective, flexible creative and highly organised classroom assistant

Creative and able to make learning fun

Open to listen to others’ points of view

Have good behavior management skills

Committed to their own professional development

Able to develop positive partnerships with parents

Be competent using IT and social media

Charismatic and promotes the school to others

Able to respond to children's different needs 

Experience required: 


Early years certificate or a bachelor of education (not from an open university) 

Montessori training whould be a plus


14000€ (depending on experience)+ housing+flight tickets 

Depending on experience and qualification


Reunion Island (France) on the west coast most vibrant part of the island. 

To apply or more information 

Please contact Mrs Jade Amalou by mail: jade@makindy.com / admin@makindy.com


About the school: https://www.makindy.com/

About the island: https://en.reunion.fr  

More about Ma Kindy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Early Years
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 6 years
Address: Residence Marie-Francoise Dupu, 48 Avenue du Capricorne, Saint-Gilles-Les Bains, 97434, Réunion. View in Google Maps