Speciallärare/ Case manager

Antal platser:
Yrkesbenämning: Speciallärare
Publicerad: 2021-02-19
Sista ansökningsdag: 2021-03-05
Stad: Stockholm

About SIS

Stockholm International School is a truly international K-12 school located in the heart of the dynamic city of Stockholm. We are the first choice for the globally mobile diplomatic, business and research community in Sweden. Our students represent more than 60 countries and our diverse community is made up of over 80% international students and teaching staff. Our language of learning is English but our outlook is global.

About the position:

Case Management (Approx. 50%) / Special Education Learning Support Teacher (Approx. 50%)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plans and implements Individual Learning Plans (ILP’s) in collaboration with classroom/subject teachers and the Learning Support Team
  • Assesses, documents and communicates individual student's progress to the relevant parties
  • Works as a team-member within the Learning Support Team and wider school staff and liaises with other relevant individuals such as counselor, parents and other specialists that are part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Provides professional development and classroom strategies to teachers that will improve the classroom performance and student achievement
  • Accepts, proposes and helps in the implementation of important changes for improvement in the Learning Support Team
  • Communicates with appropriate agencies or companies for students needing extra support, requests financial assistance and submits relevant documentation to these institutions
  • Initiates contact with external specialist agencies(such as BUP) and maintains communication regarding students in their care
  • Assesses the learning needs of students based on internal and external tests and diagnosis and has the experience in conducting these tests.
  • Assesses the requirements and collaborates with the Admission office, parents and respective program coordinators and Principals regarding placement of an incoming student that might be possibly needing learning support
  • Ensures clear communication and flow of information between the different interdisciplinary teams and the Dean of Students
  • Collaborates with the classroom teachers and subject teachers to set strategies, accommodations and targets for students that have been referred
  • Helps pupils to cope with and overcome problems that arise because of learning difficulties through mentoring, after-school help, push-in or pull-out assistance
  • Develops and fosters the appropriate skills and social abilities to enable the optimum development of students
  • Encourages students to develop self-confidence and independence, and to reach their potential
  • Adapts the IPC, MYP and DP programs and teaching methods to meet individual needs
  • Uses and shares effective resources and adaptive technology to diminish the effects of barriers to learning and to stimulate the learning process

Required Qualifications:

  • Degree in Special Education
  • Experience as a Learning Support Teacher
  • Self-motivation, creativity and enthusiasm
  • Experience in working with / awareness of local laws
  • Experience and flexibility working in an international school environment
  • Excellent communication, collaboration and organizational skills
  • A strong ability to establish good rapport with students and adults
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to view students with unconditional positive regard
  • Ability to show initiative and to work independently
  • Ability to administer assessments
  • Fluent in English (reading, writing, speaking)

At Stockholm International School we are committed to protecting children. Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All applicants will therefore be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening. Included in the recruitment process will be a local and national police check as well as a mandatory police background check from the last year of employment in every country worked.

Contract

Temporary( maternity cover)

Starting: March 15th, 2021 (or earlier if available)

End date: May 30th, 2022

Application

Last day for applications March 5th, 2021 (the interview procedure can start earlier)

We only accept applications in English and from qualified teachers.

Please send your letter of interest and CV to application@intsch.se with the title ‘Case manager’

Information om jobbet

Arbetstid & varaktighet
  • Heltid
  • 6 månader eller längre
  • Vanlig anställning
Lön
  • Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön
Postadress
  • Region Stockholm
  • 11138 Johannesgatan 18
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