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Special Needs Education Coordinator

Salary rangeConfidential | Contract type: Permanent

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Job Summary

  • Bachelor’s degree in Special Needs Education or equivalent
  • Must be registered with TSC
  • Certified Teaching Certificate
  • Certificate in Waldorf Education is an added advantage
  • Minimum of Five (5) years professional experience in a similar role
Required Skills and Competences
  • Special needs training
  • Experience in learning support programs
  • Ability to create Individual Education Plans (IEPs)
  • Computer literate
  • A certificate in Waldorf Education is an added advantage
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma teaching experience an added advantage
  • Possess effective communication skills and relate well with all students, teachers, and support staff
  • Ability to work to deadlines while maintaining a standard of excellence and attention to detail
  • Display patience, flexibility, stress tolerance, independent initiative, and enthusiasm
  • Demonstrate leadership skills, cooperation, and the ability to work on a team

Responsibilities

  • Identifying and assessing children with special needs and referring them for further assessment where possible.
  • Collaborating with teachers to develop a team teaching model in class which meets the needs of all students
  • Communicating, updating, and consulting with staff and parents regarding relevant learning support programs/ topics.
  • Liaising with outside agencies such as educational psychologist where necessary to refer our learners to seek any assistance where need be.
  • Creating and maintaining a regular system of monitoring, assessing, record keeping, and reporting of the learner’s progress.
  • Delivering effective communication to parents and stakeholders on school program, student achievements, and behavior.
  • Assisting with learner’s assessment during recruitment, admission, and enrollment.
  • Developing and implementing Individual Education Programs (IEPs).
  • Supporting class teachers in the implementation of personalized learning models.
  • Working closely with class teachers and learning support teachers to ensure the learners support services are harmonized, coherent, and mutually supportive to meet the needs of the learner.
  • Coordinating the Kolisko Group, the school’s learning support team.
  • Organizing and delivering staff 

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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