Learning Support Assistant - Special Educational needs, Qatar

Doha CollegeQatar
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive , Tax-free
Contract term: Permanent

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 for a child in our primary School, to start ASAP. The post holder will be responsible for providing one-to-one support to the child, responding to their personal needs and ensuring that the child is able to access all learning activities. The Learning Support Assistant will be required to establish a constructive relationship with the child where he/she is 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 and have an understanding of how to provide support 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.

 This is a non-sponsored position and only candidates with family sponsorship currently residing in Qatar will be considered. This is a fixed-term position for the current academic year in the first instance and is funded through an external source. The post holder will be employed to provide support to the specific child and will only remain in the College’s employment while the funding is provided and while the child remains a pupil at the College.  

This position will be based at our West Bay Campus.  

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.

Application closing date is: 16 February 2019

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

To apply please go to: www.dohacollege.com/recruitment. 

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