Learning Support – Shadow Teacher

Full Time @ International School of London Sector: Education, Teaching & Training
  • Doha, Qatar
  • Date Posted : April 18, 2022
  • Salary: Negotiable
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About the job

Scope: Learning Support

Reporting to: Learning Support Coordinator

In order to fill this role effectively, the successful candidate will need to have a diverse range of qualities, competencies and experience. A LS Shadow Teacher should be an inspirational, passionate and adaptable educator with the ability to deliver support for a specified learner across a broad spectrum of needs. He/She should be an outstanding motivator, learner and communicator, with excellent interpersonal skills, and should be capable of supporting the needs of the specified student in our learning programmes in a stimulating, challenging and well-organised learning environment. He/She should be able to provide high quality learning, make effective use of resources and ensure improved standards of learning and achievement for the specified student.

Knowledge And Skills. He/She Should

  • Be aligned with the ISL values of diversity, passion, identity and understanding
  • Possess excellent communication skills and be willing to adapt to the demands of an international school, in particular he/she should be able to
  • Communicate effectively in English
  • Have a high level of understanding as to how children learn and possess the ability to motivate the specified student to perform at his/her best
  • Thorough personalized learning, and by using a variety of styles, be able to inspire the specified student, by creating challenging and engaging learning opportunities


  • To implement Learning Support guidelines
  • To liaise with the Head of Learning Support to support the effective delivery of the curriculum to the specified student
  • To promote the health and safety of the assigned student.
  • To participate in professional learning and contribute to regular staff training/meetings

Specific Responsibilities.

  • To act as a learning and social support
  • To adapt the students previous Individual Education Plan (IEP), inline with the information in his/her OT report and his/her current needs, to ensure that he/she gets the best out of his/her learning opportunities at ISL Qatar
  • To liaise with teachers to enable the student to participate and progress in lessons
  • To support the student in developing social connections with peers and staff

RequirementsQualifications And Experience. The School Prefers People With

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or equivalent
  • Appropriate qualifications according to the student to be supported.
  • Experience in providing individual learning support.
  • QID, under husband/father sponsorship

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