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Learning Support Assistant


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  • Меѓународни училишта Нова
NOVA International School
Seeks a Learning Support Assistant in The Elementary Division
(2024-2025 school year)


Position Description/Overview:
The Learning Support Assistant will work with students and teachers to support individual students' learning needs. The Assistant will assume responsibility for duties relating to students’ specific needs and assist with instructional support and classroom management for individuals and small groups of students. The assistant will interact with the immediate supervisor, teachers, and parents.


Our Mission Statements as it relates to the personal attributes that are found in the IB Learner Profile: Our school nurtures learners as balanced, informed, and empathetic thinkers to embrace their full potential. 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develop an understanding of the learning needs of the student supported through an Individual Learning Plan (IEP)
  • Take into account the student’s special needs and ensure their access to the lessons and their content by collaborating with the teachers on differentiation
  • Help students develop study and organizational skills
  • Help build student’s confidence
  • Monitor the social, emotional, and physical well-being of the students
  • Monitor and document student academic progress
  • Have formal and informal meetings with teachers to contribute to planning lessons/activities specific to students
  • Help differentiate materials and resources for individual students
  • Carry out structured classroom observations and feedback outcomes to teaching staff
  • Meet with the teacher(s), CDL team members, and department heads to ensure the most appropriate intervention and integration of students
  • Seek out new and innovative curricula, texts, and technological applications for implementation in our classrooms and the special needs room
  • Provide skillful classroom management practices (routines and procedures) to ensure a safe, orderly, positive, enjoyable, and productive learning environment
  • Establish and maintain frequent communication with parents about their child’s academic, social, and emotional progress and needs.


Candidates we would consider a good match include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields - pedagogy, psychology, social work, defectology. Master’s degree in the above-mentioned fields (recommended though not required)
  • Being familiar with specific learning difficulties, methods of identification, intervention, and differentiation
  • Demonstrate flexibility to cope with the challenges of a rapidly changing world.
  • Technology literate (G Suite, Managebac). 

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Experience of working with learning needs and differences, preferably with elementary school students (grades 1-5)
  • Experience of working in a multicultural setting (with families for whom English is a second language)
  • Demonstration of ongoing professional development in areas of best practice.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Collaborative and flexible mindset, willing to work in a team-oriented environment. 
  • Embodies the IB Learner Profile Attributes 
  • Possesses enthusiasm and advocacy for student wellbeing 
  • Excellent social skills facilitating collaboration within the school community.
  • Highly organized, with a minimum proficiency level of C1 in the English language

Why join us:

Joining our team at NOVA means being part of a supportive community dedicated to excellence in education. Here, you'll be able to make a real difference in students’ lives, shaping their learning journeys and fostering a love for learning. With a collaborative and vibrant environment, NOVA provides ample professional growth and development opportunities. Be a part of a team that values innovation, creativity, and student success. Additionally, we provide private health insurance as a benefit, ensuring the well-being and security of our team members. 


If you are ready to make a difference in students' lives and join our vibrant community, please submit your application to recruitment@nova.edu.mk by Friday, June 21th, 2024. Include a single PDF document containing your resume, contact information for two past supervisors willing to provide confidential references, and a one-page cover letter explaining your motivation for joining NOVA. 
Join us in shaping the future of education at NOVA!
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