Lower School Learning Support Teacher

Recruiter
Mark Schulz
Location
Switzerland (CH), Greater Zurich area
Salary
Up to CHF 90000
Posted
22 Jan 2019
Closes
22 Feb 2019
Ref
Teacher
Sector
Education
Function
Teaching
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lower School Learning Support Teacher

Applicants must have at least 2-3 years of previous teaching experience in the area of Learning Support. A background teaching English as an Additional Language would be an advantage.

Ideal requirements:

  • A Master’s Degree (or equivalent certification) in Special Education and a valid special education teaching credential
  • Experience developing and implementing individualized educational programs, monitoring student progress, and the review and revision of IEPs, as appropriate
  • Experience with common educational and screening assessments for the purpose of assessing student competency levels and/or developing individual learning plans
  • Confidence with assistive technologies and 1:1 device programs
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with other professionals
  • Experience conducting in-class observations and advising teachers on how to implement accommodations, scaffolding and alternative teaching strategies
  • Experience offering professional development to colleagues in the area of learning disabilities and differentiation
  • Previous experience in a similar role in an elementary school environment
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Ability to differentiate for diverse learning needs
  • Active participation in the wider school life
  • A warm, caring nature with a sense of humor

Please apply to ZIS directly using our online system through the employment page of our school website www.zis.ch