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|Post Name||Teaching Assistants|
|Employment Type||Part Time|
|Work Hours||4 Hours|
|Salary||EUR 12 To EUR 14 Per Hour|
|Location||Paris, Île-de-France, France 75007|
The British Council builds connections, understanding, and trust between people in the UK and other countries through arts and culture, education, and the English language. We work in two ways – directly with individuals to transform their lives, and with governments and partners to make a bigger difference for the longer term, creating benefits for millions of people all over the world.
We help young people to gain the skills, confidence, and connections they are looking for to realize their potential and participate in strong and inclusive communities. We support them to learn English, get a high-quality education, and gain internationally recognized qualifications. Our work in arts and culture stimulates creative expression and exchange and nurtures creative enterprise.
We connect the best of the UK with the world and the best of the world with the UK. These connections lead to an understanding of each other’s strengths and of the challenges and values that we share.
This builds trust between people in the UK and other nations which endures even when official relations may be strained. We work on the ground in more than 100 countries. we connected with 80 million people directly and with 791 million overall, including online and through our broadcasts and publications.
Young Learner Assistant
- To provide high-quality support to all members of staff in the Teaching Centre working with young learners (3 to 17 years of age)
- To ensure a safe environment for young learners in BC premises and partner schools.
- To ensure that Child Protection systems and procedures are respected by staff and customers
Main accountabilities but not limited to the following:
To support the British Council Child Protection Strategy by:
- Supervising young learners in BC and Partner school premises before, during, and after class
- Assisting with Parent duty/filtering at BC and Partner school premises before and after class
- Collecting and following up on absences and lateness for secondary classes
- Ensuring young learners, parents, and staff respect BC Roles and Responsibilities
- Supervising break-time during 3-hr classes and ensuring that YLs respect the break rules
- Supervising lunchtimes during the school holidays
- Supervising change-over times on Wednesday and Saturday
- Ensuring YLs do not enter restricted areas e.g. ULIP, and do not cause disturbances on the premises
- Informing Senior Teachers and ATCMs about any classroom issues
- Looking after YLs when they are ill and informing the center manager and Duty Officer
- Following Child Protection systems and procedures
- Helping with setting up and setting down Partner Schools
- Helping with admin tasks when required and approved by Teaching Centre Management
- Assisting with classroom activities when required.
Role-specific knowledge and experience:
- English / French CEF level B2/C1
A connected and trusted UK in a more connected and trusted world.
Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Statement
The British Council is committed to policies and practices of equality, diversity, and inclusion across everything we do. We support all staff to make sure their behavior is consistent with this commitment. We want to address underrepresentation and encourage applicants from under-represented groups, in particular, but not exclusively, on grounds of ethnicity and disability.
All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview and we have Disability Confident Employer Status. We welcome discussions about specific requirements or adjustments to enable participation and engagement in our work and activities.
The British Council is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and adults who we work with.
We believe that all children and adults everywhere in the world deserve to live in safe environments and have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse, maltreatment, and exploitation as set out in article 19, UNCRC (United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child).
Appointment to positions where there is direct involvement with vulnerable groups will be dependent on thorough checks being completed; these will include qualification checks, reference checks, identity & criminal record checks in line with legal requirements and with the British Council’s Safeguarding policies for Adults and Children.