Christian Alliance P.C. Lau International School (CAPCL), a non-profit making school wholly owned by Kowloon Tong Church of the Chinese Christian and Missionary Alliance, invites applications from potential applicants (Christian is highly preferred) to fill the following position:

Learning Support Teacher

Duties and Responsibilities The Learning Support Teacher will work closely with classroom teachers and administration in identification of learning needs, appropriate program design, and service delivery. Service delivery includes the following models: Classroom Teacher Support
  • Guidance to classroom teachers on appropriate instructional strategies, behavior management, data collection, observation, and feedback
 Inclusion
  • Provide learning support instruction within the classroom through collaborative co-teaching
  • Provide learning support for students through adaptations or modifications to curriculum and assessment
  • Small group instruction to address academic or behavioral needs of students either within the classroom or outside for specific skill development
  • Specific skill training in remediating academic, social, emotional and behavioral skill deficits
 Qualifications and Experience Education and Training
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Education or Bachelor degree in the relevant subject areas with PGDE (Postgraduate Diploma of Education), or equivalent from an accredited university
  • Minimum 10 weeks of a supervised student teaching placement completed at a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Evidence of valid certification as issued by the certificating authority in both the jurisdiction where the teacher was trained and the jurisdiction where the teacher last taught
  • Further study in special education strongly preferred
 Experience
  • Previous experience as learning support teacher required
  • 5 or more years of classroom teaching experience strongly preferred
 Language Competency
  • Native proficiency in spoken and written English required
  • Fluency in spoken and written Chinese preferred
 Application of Current Pedagogy
  • Knowledge of current trends in educational research and development pertaining to special education
  • Proven expertise in facilitating student-centered learning and assessment through inquiry, differentiated instruction and application of technology in teaching and learning
 Effective Date of Employment The starting date for this appointment is 15 August 2021. Initial contracts are normally 2 years in duration.


APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications including a cover letter, full resume, Teacher Application Form, Christian Faith Questionnaire, teaching certifications, University transcripts and employment reference letters should be submitted in PDF format by email to recruit@capcl.edu.hk or by post to the following address: Human Resources ManagerChristian Alliance P.C. Lau Memorial International School2 Fu Ning StreetKowloonHong Kong Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview by Skype or in person. All personal data collected will be kept in strict confidence and would only be used for recruitment purpose, please refer to School's Personal Data Collection Policy for details.