Job Details


South Island School      Website: http://www.sis.edu.hk
South Island School is a secondary school with approximately 1,400 students.

Educational Assistant - Individual Needs (Starting Jan 2018)

Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Educational Assistant to work with our excellent Individual Needs Department. South Island School is a leading international school and we are striving to meet diverse learning needs. SIS wish to recruit an EA to work with students with learning needs. The role is to support and work alongside teachers both in the Individual Needs Department and with subject teachers in the mainstream classrooms. Our school motto is ‘Making a Difference’ – the Individual Needs Department at South Island School do just that.

Responsibilities

- Work as the link EA through the subject area of Chinese
- Be responsible for an area of administration within the department
- Support the students by working either with an individual or groups of students on specified tasks
- Support the teachers by liaising and feeding back about student progress
- Support the school by liaising as a team in promoting the aims, ethos and policies of the IN department and School at all times
- Support professional development opportunities by attending courses and training days whenever possible
- Record data and progress of students to inform staff
- Perform any other duties as and when assigned by Line Manager

Employment will start from 8 Jan 2018.

Requirements

- Working experience with children is essential
- Fluent in Chinese (Putonghua) and English
- Able to work effectively with individual students, small group and whole class
- Strong communication skills, collaborative and team player


This is a term-time employment where staff will take leave without pay during the school summer holidays. Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

Want to know more about us?
Visit our website on www.sis.edu.hk
or
For working hours and other details please contact Hazel Tong by htong@sis.edu.hk

Want to apply?
Applications must be submitted through http://recruit.esf.edu.hk

Closing Date: 26 Nov 2017
For enquiries, please contact Hazel Tong at +852 22406765 or htong@sis.edu.hk.

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