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Discovery College      Website: Click Here
Discovery College is a member school of the English Schools Foundation. The College opened in 2008 in new, purpose-built campus in Discovery Bay, Hong Kong in August 2008. The College is now a full Years 1-13 (K-12) school with over 1,350 primary and secondary students offering the International Baccalaureate PYP, MYP and Diploma programmes. Our school community is diverse and represents a group of highly motivated staff and students from over 40 home countries.

The College's Vision Statement of Grow. Discover. Dream., recognises the need for students to be independent, critical and creative thinkers, equipped with the skills, attitudes and values to contribute positively in this complex world we live.

Educational Assistant - Learning Diversity (Primary)

Responsibilities

• To support learning diversity teachers and secondary/primary teachers in the day-to-day teaching and learning of students with individual learning needs. This includes English as an additional language (EAL) and special educational needs (SEN). The role requires a native level of fluency in the English language.
• Working collaboratively with learning diversity teachers and secondary/primary teachers to support student learning
• To work with SEN and/or EAL in the classroom in liaison with the LDT teacher and classroom teacher
• Develop students’ independent learning skills and self esteem

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Requirements

Abilities - Build and maintain successful relationship with students, treat them consistently, with respect and consideration, and are concerned for their development as learners.

Fluent in English - Ability to work effectively with individual students, small group and whole classes under the direction and supervision of a qualified teacher. Contribute to a range of teaching and learning activities.

Knowledge - Sufficient knowledge, expertise and awareness of students’ social, emotional and learning needs to work effective with teachers as part of a professional team

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

Closing Date: 28 May 2017
For enquiries, please contact Clement Tam at +852 39691000 or clement.tam@discovery.edu.hk.
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