Job ref no.: CT3119662-01#0181
English Schools Foundation

Educational Assistant

English Schools Foundation

The Clearwater Bay School is now looking for a full-time Educational Assistant commencing March 2020. Educational Assistants actively support students to access a balanced school curriculum. They work cohesively with professional teachers and liaise and communicate effectively with support staff.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Support for Learning and Teaching:
  • Assist in the educational and social development of students
  • Support students in mainstream classes including all academic and/or specialist subjects as required.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of Individual Education Programs for students and the monitoring of students’ academic progress
  • Support students with emotional / behavioural problems and help develop their social skills / behaviours, including the implementation of behaviour modification programmes when required.
  • Provide support for individual students inside and outside the classroom, including supporting access to camps, educational visits and whole school activities, to enable students to fully participate in activities
  • Assist students with personal care needs e.g. toileting, changing clothes.

Administrative Duties

  • Prepare and present displays of students' work
  • Undertake a range of tasks as required including: photocopying, collecting money, inputting student data, record keeping, collating and filing material.
  • Undertake stocktaking, cataloguing, preparing, issuing and maintaining equipment and materials and ordering supplies and equipment.

Competencies

  • Ability to build and maintain successful relationships with students, treating them with respect and consideration
  • Sufficient knowledge, expertise and awareness of students’ social, emotional and learning needs to work effectively with teachers as part of a professional team
  • Ability to work effectively with individual students, small group and whole classes under the direction and supervision of a qualified teacher
  • Tact, discretion, confidentiality and the willingness to work as a member of a team.
  • Fluent in English

Requirements

  • Relevant experiences in schools is preferred but not essential
  • At least 2 years GCSE (pass A-C) or equivalent in Maths and English

Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

Closing Date: 10 Feb 2020

For enquiries, please contact Chris Hamilton at +852 23583221 or [via CTgoodjobs Apply Now ].

Applications must be submitted online through https://recruit.esf.edu.hk
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Job ref no. CT3119662-01#0181
Salary
Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 2 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Non-management level
Education
  • N/A