Learning Support Assistant, Doha, Qatar

Doha CollegeDoha, Qatar
Date posted:
Start date: 19 August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive, Tax-free
Contract term: Fixed Term

Doha College is a high profile leading British international school, for children aged 3-18, with a focus on developing a growth mindset within our students and staff.  We offer a well-balanced, all-embracing curriculum that follows the UK National Curriculum. 

We are now looking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant in our secondary school to start at the end of August 2019. The post holder will be responsible for providing support to individual pupils across the secondary school, responding to their personal needs and ensuring that they are able to access all learning activities.  The Learning Support Assistant will be required to establish constructive relationships with pupils where they are encouraged to interact with others and engage in classroom activities and set challenging and demanding expectations that promote self-esteem and independence. 

The ideal candidate would have; some experience working with children in a similar capacity; have an understanding of how to provide support to SEND pupils to achieve the very best outcomes; some experience of working in an educational setting and above all, a supportive and sensitive approach to children with specific needs.

A high standard of written and spoken English is an essential requirement for all our positions.  

This is a non-sponsored position based at our Al Waab Campus and only candidates with family sponsorship currently residing in Qatar will be considered. 

Doha College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and a criminal records check. Teaching staff will also be subject to a Barred List and Prohibition from Teaching Check.

Please note that due to government requirements we can only consider applicants who are below 50 years old for this position.  

Application closing date is: 15 June 2019

We reserve the right to close a position if we have received sufficient applications to form a short-list.  Early application is therefore encouraged.

To apply please to go: www.dohacollege.com/recruitment. Applicants should complete a Doha College application form.

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