Elementary Learning Support Teacher – Fall 2020

Arab International Academy

Posted 3 months ago

The Arab International Academy was founded in Doha, Qatar in 2016 with the goal of establishing a high-level private international school that provides a challenging and well-rounded international educational experience. AIA is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School.


  • Appropriate and current certification in Special Education. M.A., M.S. preferred. 
  • Previous experience as a special education teacher.  
  • Experience in generating an IEP (Individualized Education Program) as well as experience leading an IEP meeting with parents. 
  • Bilingual English/Arabic; and a 3rd language will be seen as an asset.

Job Responsibilities

  1. To be committed to full participation in the weekly colleague discussion sessions that take place for developing student “Individualized Education Program” (IEP) plans.
  2. To administer appropriate diagnostic tests and to provide results of the tests, when appropriate, to teachers, parents, counsellors with results being placed in the student’s folder.
  3. To monitor activity in the student’s IEP plan and regularly communicate results to teachers and the counsellor.
  4. To monitor the work of the Learning Support Teachers to ensure that the best quality program is being provided across the board.
  5. To provide faculty with regular in-service about the activities of the special learning assistance program.
  6. To help teachers use a wide variety of instruction strategies in order to establish both student learning motivation and learning achievement success.
  7. To present an annual order of budgeted materials and supplies for the following school year.
  8. To meet with and communicate with parents regularly who have children assigned to the Learning Support Program.
  9. To be part of the admissions process in order to ensure that students who need learning support are correctly placed.
  10. To perform other responsibilities, as might be requested by the principal and are appropriate to the assignment.


Competitive annual salary

Monthly transportation and communication allowances

Housing allowance

Annual airplane ticket

Private medical insurance

Job Features

Job CategoryElementary, Special Education

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