The Independent Schools Foundation Academy (The ISF Academy) has a deep commitment to Hong Kong, inspiring Pre-Primary to Grade 12 learners to act as empowered global stewards since our establishment in 2003. As an internationally accredited private independent school, our unique student-focused academic...

The Independent Schools Foundation Academy (The ISF Academy) has a deep commitment to Hong Kong, inspiring Pre-Primary to Grade 12 learners to act as empowered global stewards since our establishment in 2003. As an internationally accredited private independent school, our unique student-focused academic curriculum and experiential learning programs are deeply rooted in Chinese culture combined with a truly bi-lingual and intercultural learning environment. ISF’s exceptional IB DP performance has promoted graduates to the world’s most prestigious universities to continue their next stage of learning. The school currently has around 2000 students and 400 employees. We are now seeking an energetic, qualified, and experienced candidate to fill the following position:

Temporary Learning Support Shadow Teacher 助理學習支援老師 (Primary, Full-time from January to June 2020)

Job level Entry
Education Not applicable
Language English
Location
Kennedy Town
Employment type Temporary
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Early Child
Education / Training > Teacher - Primary / Secondary
Education / Training > Others
Published On 23/12/2019
ref. PRI/LST/20191223_cp

Responsibilities:

  • The Learning Support Teacher is to support an individual Primary School student in class and during non‐structured times at school. He/She has to work closely with the student’s teachers, parents and Learning Support Team (LST) to implement the individualized support plan.
  • Build strong rapport and positive relationship with the identified student
  • Help or teach the student to communicate his/her emotions and needs using appropriate means
  • Support class teachers in the implementation of differentiated learning and support strategies
  • Work in partnership with teachers and LST to implement aspects of learning plans for the student
  • Communicate regularly with Assistant Principal Primary, LST and teachers, and also with parents
  • Document the students’ progress clearly and participate in the case review actively making suggestions
  • Respect confidentiality and be diligent on the information sharing or release when working with different people
  • Attend case conference and meetings as required, and actively seek in house Professional Development or professional learning opportunities in the field of learning diversity

 

Requirements:

  • Possess strong teaching capabilities with some knowledge of students with learning diversity
  • Understand the ISF Primary curriculum and learning programs well
  • Has excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to relate well with the student, teachers and parents
  • Demonstrate the flexibility and adaptability to sensibly adjust the intensity of support required in class

 

Period of Employment:

  • Contract Period: January 2020 to June 2020

 

The ISF Foundation, Academy & Pre-School are committed to ensuring safety and well-being of our students. We hold high standards of recruitment practices with the attention to child safeguarding. All applicants to us must be willing to undergo background checks and child protection screening.

 

Free Shuttle Bus travelling to and from The ISF Academy will be provided:

Route: 1. Siu Sai Wan > Chai Wan > Aberdeen > Wah Fu > The ISF Academy; or
2. North Point > Tin Hau > Causeway Bay > The ISF Academy; or
3. Sai Ying Pun > Shun Tak > Central Pier# 4 > IFC > Kennedy Town > The ISF Academy

Application Deadline: 22 January 2020

Remuneration will commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please submit your application by completing the Application Form, Reference Check Statement which could be downloaded from our website: together with full Curriculum Vitae and Covering Letter. Please quote with our “Ref: no.” by clicking  www.isf.edu.hk

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