Learning Support Assistant Vacancy at GEMS
The Job: Learning Support Assistant
About the Role
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 of IEPs, records and other relevant documents.
You will hold a High school certificate and have a minimum of two years experience in a teaching and learning environment.
will have experience working with students with special learning needs. You will be knowledgeable about behavior management strategies. And will have skills in promoting good behavior and discipline.
We will preference to candidates with a Bachelor’s Degree and/or to those who hold a teaching qualification.
You will be able to effectively communicate and influence students, parents, teachers and school Leaders.