Learning Support Teacher: Secondary
The British School Al Khubairat is looking to employ a Learning Support Teacher: Secondary. The candidate will be a UK qualified teacher with a Bachelor of Education Degree, PGCE and have training in Special Educational Needs. The Learning Support Teacher will play a key role in the identification of and provision for pupils with specific learning difficulties in the Secondary School.
Particular focus is required in the following areas:
the identification and provision of learning support including assessments
working closely with the Head of Learning Support and Learning Support Teacher and Assistants.
working closely with Year Leaders, class/subject teachers and other staff to share responsibility for pupil progress
OBJECTIVE OF ROLE
To help raise standards of pupil attainment and achievement across the curriculum and to monitor and support pupil progress
To share accountability for pupil progress and development
To help support the provision of an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and accommodated curriculum, in accordance with the aims and policies of the school
To promote the integrated role of Learning Support in the wider life of the school, including through extra-curricular activities
To play an active role in developing, sustaining and modelling the skills, attributes and behaviours of a high-performing teaching and learning team
Commitment to developing Whole Staff Training and Parental Workshops.
Proven successful experience of teaching across the Secondary School age and ability range and of raising student achievement
Suitably qualified to administer psychometric assessments and process Examination Access Arrangements, preferably holding the NASENCo qualification
Experience of monitoring the progress of individuals and cohorts of pupils
Experience of identifying and providing effective learning support for pupils with a range of specific and general learning difficulties, physical/medical impairment language and communication difficulties and/or emotional and social difficulties
If you are interested in applying for this position please complete the application form found in the vacancies part of our website. A job description is available on the website for further information about the role.
Early applications are advised as BSAK reserves the right to make an early appointment.
The closing date for applications is the 23rd May 2021.
The British School Al Khubairat
United Arab Emirates
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 3 - 18 years
- One of the most established and prestigious schools in the Middle East
- We provide education in superbly resourced facilities for English speaking children aged from 3 to 18. The majority of our 1,800 students are British
- The s...