PERSONAL AIDE

  • Support Staff
Vacancy

General description:

The primary purpose of this role is to assist one or two children in grades 1 to 5, ages 6 to 11 with academic and/or sensory needs. The Personal Aide will work under the supervision of a Learning Support teacher and follow a Student Individual Plan. The Personal Aide will closely cooperate with a class teacher, a school Learning Support Specialist and other teachers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assist the child during the school day
  • Cooperate with class teacher and learning support specialist
  • Ensure the health and safety for the child by following all health and safety rules
  • Perform other related duties and responsibilities as required by the teacher
  • Participate in faculty meetings and professional development as required by the supervisor

Knowledge, skills and dispositions required:

  • To be legally entitled to work in the Czech Republic
  • Excellent English skills in spoken and written form
  • Positive and flexible personality
  • Understanding, patience and receptive attitude toward children
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment
  • Reliability

Experience and education required:

  • Minimum secondary education, but BA or MA degree is preferred
  • Education in the areas of pedagogy, special education or psychology preferred
  • Proven experience in working with children with academic and sensory needs

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As part of ISP’s comprehensive child welfare policy, we do perform background checks on all our employees, who must abide by the ISP Child Protection Policy.

How to apply

To apply for any Support Staff post, send a CV and Covering letter to hr@isp.cz