Posted on 2021-10-12

English Teaching Assistant (Part time)

Woodland Pre-Schools Limited

The Woodland Pre-School Group is a leader in Pre-School education within Hong Kong. Established in 1978, we are accredited and one of the most recognized Pre-School group in Hong Kong.

With 8 schools across Hong Kong, we employ more than 200 teachers and professional staff. Whilst we follow a British Curriculum, we have strong connections with all international primary schools within Hong Kong and pride ourselves on our global perspective. We currently have over 40 nationalities studying and working with us.

Woodland Pre Schools is proud to be part of the global Cognita family of schools. Being a member of the world’s most diverse school group, offers outstanding career opportunities with a global dimension. Cognita employs more than 7,000 teachers and professional staff between our some 70 schools, UK head office and regional offices in Europe, Latin America and Asia.

We’re committed to hiring and retaining outstanding talent: people who are passionate about their craft as well as functional leaders and professionals in our offices who can take the business forward. Our employees enjoy a comprehensive range of benefits, not least professional development incentives that can see their talents and efforts being transformed into vibrant and rewarding careers.


The job holder’s responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young person’s for whom s/he is responsible, or with whom s/he comes into contact will be to adhere to and ensure compliance with the relevant Cognita Safeguarding; Child Protection Policy and Procedures at all times. If in the course of carrying out the duties of the role, the job holder identifies any instance that a child is suffering or likely to suffer significant harm either at school or at home, s/he must report any concerns to the School’s Child Protection Officer/Designated Safeguarding Lead or to the Head of to the Regional CEO so that a referral can be made accordingly to the relevant third party services.

Position Objective:

  • To support the classroom teacher
  • To support the development and learning of the children in their care



  • Responsible for supporting the implementation of the Teaching and Learning Policy, and associated curriculum policies and documents
  • With guidance and direction from the class teacher, supports in delivering of the curriculum
  • Collaborates with co-teacher and teaching teams
  • Contributes to collaborative planning, including observations
  • In conjunction with the class teacher, supports in communicating learning outcomes to children’s parents
  • Attend all professional development as required
  • Help provide extra support for children in their class who may have special needs
  • Participate in duty supervision
  • Participate in parent/teacher conferences
  • Attend staff meetings as required
  • Implement Woodland Pre-Schools Health and Safety Policies, and Woodland Pre-Schools Safeguarding Policies
  • Contribute towards the campus team spirit by taking opportunities to promote the philosophy and policies of Woodland Pre-Schools
  • Undertake Duty of Care
  • Provide any other reasonable duties as delegated by the campus leadership
  • Accountable to Lead Teacher, Head of School and Director of Teaching and Learning
  • Availability: Immedidate preferred
  • Work location: Mid-Levels, Repulse Bay



  • A very good level of spoken and written English
  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years' experience working with early childhood
  • A degree in education or equivalent relevant degree


Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested parties please apply with completed job application form (available on our website), full CV, present and expected salary to the HR Manager. Please visit our website for details:

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More job information
Job Function
  • Southern District
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • 2 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Entry level
  • 5-day week