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Classroom Assistant

Company Name: Aldar Education
Employment Type:Full Time
Location: UAE
Experience: 2+ years
Degree: Secondary
Nationality: Any
No. Of Vacancies:1
Job Description:
Classroom Assistant – Aldar Education (Northern Emirates) 

Aldar Education is currently seeking Classroom Assistant (Northern Emirates) to support our growing family of owned and operated schools in the UAE.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the highly successful Aldar family of schools and to help shape the future of Abu Dhabi’s leading school group. 
The successful candidates will be closely aligned with our core values and ethos and possess a genuine understanding and appreciation of the values of the region.

Job Purpose
Assist in the educational and social development of pupils under the direction and guidance of the SENCO/Class Teacher/Key Stage Leader/Vice Principal 

Main Duties:
Provide support for individual pupils / groups of pupils inside and outside the classroom to enable them to fully participate in a range of activities during the school day and to provide for their social, emotional and physical well-being. 
Be pro-active in matters relating to health and safety 
Assist in the implementation of individual education programmes for individual pupils / groups of pupils and help monitor their progress 
Support pupils with additional support needs e.g. emotional and behavioural difficulties and help to develop their social skills 
Assist class teachers with maintaining pupil records 
Prepare and present displays of pupils’ work 
Support class teachers in photocopying and other tasks in order to support teaching 
Support the aims of the school; comply with the requirements of health and safety, other relevant legislation and school policies 
Set a good example in terms of dress, punctuality and attendance 
Attend team and staff meetings as required 
Work with other professional’s e.g.  speech therapists, occupational therapists etc. as necessary 
Undertake other duties from time to time as the principal requires 
Specific Duties:
Academic assistance
Giving group instruction as prescribed by the teacher/providing individual instruction
Demonstrating various instructional activities
Monitoring work assigned by teacher – checking and correcting pupils’ work while in progress
Keeping pupils on task
Praising and reinforcing achievements of pupils/reporting pupil progress to teacher
Reorganising materials at the end of the day
Checking attendance
Supervising pupils in the classrooms and other locations
Participating in development of behaviour policy/promoting pupils self esteem
Disciplining misbehaviour in line with the whole school policy

Minimum Qualifications:
English language skills or the language applied in the school curriculum.
To have a minimum secondary school certificate.
Minimum Experience:
least two-year experience in School field. 

Job Specifics, Knowledge & Skills
English language skills or the language applied in the school curriculum.

What We Offer
Aldar Education are a family of world-class, child centered, and innovative schools based in the UAE.  We educate over 25,000 students across our group of owned and managed schools and as we grow so does our need for highly skilled, inspirational, and dedicated school leaders. We offer an attractive remuneration package. Our future-focused learning model includes both students and staff and so we place a special emphasis on professional development, coaching and training.
This job description is not all inclusive. Aldar Education reserves the right to amend this job description at any time.  We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. We are also mindful of our national development strategy and encourage UAE Nationals in their application at our company.
Aldar Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references and police clearance.