Teaching Assistant (Satit Chula School, Bangkok) (THA-NT-2110)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
Thailand
Location
Bangkok
Department
Teaching Centres
Job Category
Administration, PA & Secretarial
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade J
Vacancy Description
Contract: 1 year Fixed term | Location: Satit Chula School, Bangkok | Salary: Pay band J (from THB 21,403 per month) | Start Date: 6th January 2020 |Deadline for Applications: 17 November 2019 (23:59 UK Time)
 
Details

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM
Satit Chula is the largest and longest-running of our Thai school contracts with a team of one senior teacher, 14 teachers, one programme coordinator and five YL Assistants. The school is located in Bangkok’s city centre within the campus of Chulalongkorn University (one of the country’s most prestigious universities, to which it is attached as a ‘demonstration school’). This is close to the main British Council teaching centre in Siam Square.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY
Supervise Young Learners inside and outside the classroom

  • Be responsible for children at break times and before, after and between classes
  • Ensure children do not enter restricted areas and do not cause disturbances on the premises
  • Assist teaching staff both inside and outside the classroom
  • Assist with the production/preparation of resources and materials or help with administration tasks (when not required in the classroom). Use the internal school systems to maintain records & complete registration
  • Parents’ and other caregivers’ non-teaching related queries are directed to the Customer Services team or the Head of Young Learners
  • Assist customers with the borrowing process and to ensure children do not borrow material which is unsuitable for their age
  • Prepare class lists for teachers
  • Attend meetings when necessary to keep up to date with plans and developments
WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

You can take pride in the fact that you will be part of a team that enables the British Council to meet its objectives and gives all our customers an exceptional experience. You will also be able to join regular professional development, training and skills programmes to develop your experience and skills.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We are looking for potential candidates who have atleast 6 months experience of working with children.
Fresh graduates are also welcome to apply. Good written and oral communication skills in English and Thai.


BENEFITS OF WORKING AT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

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Professional development opportunities


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ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL 
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries
we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. Last year we reached over 80 million people directly and 791 million people overall including online, broadcasts and publications. Founded in 1934, we are a UK charity governed by Royal Charter and a UK public body.


Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.

 

All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behavior is consistent with our policies.

 

The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.