Full Time Learning Assistant
Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia International School New York
منذ 3 يوم

Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation. We are a fast-paced and growing family of over 70+ international schools in China, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and North America, providing outstanding education to over 68, students from preschool through to the end of secondary education.

Our schools are united by one philosophy - we are ambitious for our students, our people and our family of schools.

Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We believe that being part of our family of 70+ schools gives each school a special advantage.

Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and King’s College London reflect, all reflective of our ambitions to learn from the best.

Nord Anglia International School New York (NAISNY)

Nestled in the heart of the iconic East Village, New York, and with a strong community of local and international families, the school benefits from being situated in one of the most vibrant cities in the world.

We offer a truly engaging global education for students aged 2 14 years from over 40 countries, based on the rigorous standards of the English National Curriculum.

NAINSY has a strong ambition to grow over the next few years based on our vision to empower our diverse community to be globally responsible, achieve ambitions and thrive on their chosen paths.

Our students and staff benefit from excellent facilities, with space for academics, sports and creative arts. Classrooms are light and spacious with the resources to inspire our students to be creative and explore every learning opportunity.

As part of a supportive and talented team, NAISNY offers opportunities to work with engaged students and to collaborate with the very best teachers in school and organizations across the Nord Anglia family.

Our students and staff can take advantage of the unique opportunities afforded to them by being New York City, including our Nord Anglia Collaborations with UNICEF and Juilliard, as well as being situated close to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston.

NAISNY students belong to sections of the school dependent on their ages - Early Years (2s Reception), Lower School (Year 1 Year 4) and Upper School (Year 5-Year 9), with specialist teachers working across the school to deliver high quality leaning in Dance, Drama, Music, Art, PE, and Spanish.

To learn more about our outstanding students, staff, school, and supportive community, please visit

About the role

We are looking to appoint a Full Time Learning Assistant to join our talented team. We welcome applications from outstanding, self-motivated and reflective professionals.

Job Description : LOCATION


Nord Anglia International School The Americas, New York


To identify and provide effective support to students requiring additional education needs in the school, including but not limited to providing training and support for class teachers.


Head of Lower School, Head of Upper School, Deputy Head, Director of Operations / Human Resources

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES : Teaching and Learning



Teaching and Learning

  • To support the class teacher to ensure lessons are well prepared and assist with the development of support materials
  • To support the learning of groups of pupils as directed by the class or specialist teacher, inside and outside of the classroom to enable them to fully participate in activities
  • To assist in the educational and social development of pupils under the direction and guidance of the Class Teachers
  • To be proactive and consistent in the application of the school’s behaviour management policy
  • To support the individual needs of all pupils including those with additional learning needs
  • To have high expectations and monitor standards of pupils’ work
  • To support the class / specialist teacher with displays of pupils' work
  • Other Professional Requirements

  • Be proactive relating to health and safety and safeguarding procedures
  • Undertake duties relating to cover in a timely and proactive manner
  • Attend meetings including parents’ evenings or other official school events as required
  • Understand the importance of confidentiality
  • Be willing to undertake training to develop own effectiveness in the role
  • Establish effective communication and professional working relationships with colleagues
  • Set a good example in terms of dress, punctuality, attendance and professional conduct
  • Provide at least one engaging CCA per week
  • Be proactive in understanding and working with the school’s policies and procedures
  • Undertake any other task as reasonably requested by the Principal
  • All staff are required to manage effective personal development as part of the Company’s commitment to invest in staff as the key resource in the organization
  • All Staff must ensure that they meet their statutory responsibilities with regard to Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities and other relevant legislation, and should conform to the professional and ethical requirements
  • Ensure effective use of assessment to assess how well learning objectives have been met and how planning can be improved to further enhance learning.
  • Mark work and provide constructive & personalised feedback in line with school policy.
  • Provide personalised written reports relating to student progress and next learning steps.
  • Personal Development

  • Continual development through the identification and implementation of your own Personal Development Plan
  • Improved performance
  • Performance appraisal
  • Personal Development Plan
  • Promote and embodies

  • Accountable Establishes a high performing culture and accepts accountability for organisational performance.
  • Strategic Leads opportunity and is committed to continuous improvement aligned with the organisational vision and direction
  • Collaborative Works collaboratively with others to achieve organisational outcomes
  • Entrepreneurial Creates organisational value for diverse stakeholders and achieves commercial success
  • Enabling Drives excellence through valuing and developing others
  • Agile Achieves personal and organisational success within a changing, dynamic and complex environment
  • Resilient Demonstrates personal resilience within a demanding environment of high expectations
  • Each individual must ensure that they meet their statutory responsibilities and Company policies with regard to Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities and other relevant legislation
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils.
  • Willingness to undertake appropriate child protection training when required
  • Valued member of the team and organisation

    Qualifications / Training

  • Must have relevant qualifications and licenses necessary for position.
  • Essential

    Experience / Knowledge


  • All staff are required to manage effective personal development as part of the Company’s commitment to invest in staff as the key resource in the organization.
  • Essential

    All Staff must ensure that they meet their statutory responsibilities with regard to Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities and other relevant legislation, and should conform to the professional and ethical requirements.

  • Must have required qualifications and licenses.
  • Essential

  • Personal Attributes
  • Essential

  • A commitment to continued professional development and the incorporation of new educational approaches.
  • Essential

    A familiarity and adeptness with student-centered learning.


  • The ability to foster students’ own creativity within the art form.
  • Essential

  • The ability to balance educational priorities, including the study of artistic masterworks and student performance preparation.
  • Essential

  • The capacity to guide students’ cognitive and emotional development in performing arts learning
  • Essential

    High levels of personal integrity.

  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Essential

  • Attention to detail
  • Essential

  • Ability to work under pressure and remain calm
  • Essential

  • Willingness to take on multiple tasks
  • Essential

  • Proactive and able to prompt others to ensure deadlines are achieved
  • Essential

  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Essential

  • Ability to work independently
  • Essential

  • Continually strive for improvement
  • Essential

  • Adaptability
  • Selection Process

    The closing date for application is August 12, . Interviews will be conducted via Skype or where possible, a face-to-face interview in the school.

    Start Date : August 29,

    At Nord Anglia Education, we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn.

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.

    All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both Country of residence / birth and any Country of residence within the last 10 years.

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