Special Needs and learning support coordinator

Notion International School
posted 1 month ago

location : Egypt, Giza, Maryotya

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general information

Job Category Teaching job roleSpecial Needs ( SEN ) Teacher
system International
language Teacher English Subject Teacher Psychology
phases : Other

this job includes online education: Yes

job details

job description

To develop a comprehensive understanding of the specific needs of students to be supported

To lead the school referral process which helps in identifying the specific educational needs of students

To provide plan for each referred student based on observation and the full psycho-educational evaluation  

To collaborate with the academic coordinator and rest of teachers planning to support the school curriculum  

To plan, with HR teachers, opportunities to develop the social, emotional, and cultural aspects of children are learning.

To attend all grade level meetings and collaborative meetings to support appropriate learning activities for all students enrolled in LTRC.

To help adapt/ find differentiated materials to enable students to access the class curriculum

Support the curriculum planning for academically diverse students  

Develop and oversee the implementation of the school's SEN strategy and policy

Carry out assessments of Students  to identify  their needs and monitor progress  

Work with classroom teachers, the school leadership team, parents and relevant external agencies to develop, implement and monitor individual support/learning plans

Provide regular updates on pupil progress through written reports and meetings with parents.

Support teachers to develop and implement effective teaching and behaviour management approaches in the classroom .

Managing the SEN team of teachers and/or learning support assistants  

Responsible for establishing and maintaining appropriate teaching, support and diagnostic resources for Special Educational Needs students  

Assist professional development opportunities for staff, including workshops, in-class support, site visits and differentiated instruction  

Support the school system of communication and collaboration among all staff members involved in implementing the program.

Meet regularly with the school PLT Head to inform on the situation and needs of grade level teachers and teaching.

Keep an open channel among grade level teachers for more support and collaboration

Keep up-to-date records during grade level meetings and collaborative meetings .

Assist the identification/ referral process and progress report system .

To lead, develop and manage the additional learning support staff, including their timetabling.  

Teaching the designated curriculum, planning units of inquiry and implementing common assessments  

Interpreting psychological testing

To assist in drafting the school policies and procedures; Learning and Teaching Resource Policies and Individualized Educational Plan.

To keep an updated filing system for all the referred students.

To write reports about students’ progress as requested by the School Instructional Leader.

To participate in the evaluation of the support program, with the School Instructional Leader and class teacher

To report any problems about arrangements or any incidents to the School Instructional Leader, or if unavailable, to the class teacher

Where appropriate, to foster links between home and school in a professional manner

To liaise, advise and consult with other members of the team  

To take up the opportunity for continuous professional development through self-directed reading, courses and in-service training and maintain a good level of ICT skills. 

job Qualification and Requirements

At least five years of experience Preferably at international schools and IB Schools .

2 to 3 years' Experience at school as Coordinator

Recognized SEND/inclusion qualification  

Ability to solve problems, make good judgement and take decisions.

Understanding and knowledge of ICT or a willingness to further develop ICT skills.

Courses or workshops for international education (preferably IB Workshops )

Good organization skills

Good communication skills

Leadership skills

Fluent English

Good Computer skills

job special requests

  • Main Needed Language : English
    Needed Proficiency : Fluent

needed gender : Any Age : from: 30 - to: 45 years of experinece : 4-7
Educational Level : PHD
Job Level :
Experienced / Senior
Contract Type :
Full Time
Managerial Jobs :
  • special needs & Disabilty expericence needed : Yes
  • needed nationality : Any
  • salary : confidential
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Notion International School

Notion International School a is an IB PYP and MYP authorized school and a DP candidate school as well as a Cambridge Associate school. Notion is considered the fourth IB Continuum school in Egypt!

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Job Tags

  • Special Needs ( SEN ) Teacher
  • International
  • English
  • Online Education
  • Special Needs Experince
  • Psychology