COMPANY DESCRIPTION Since October 2011, Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities (THKMC) was incorporated as a charity with an IPC status to provide multiple social and welfare services to the community at large. THKMC provides assistance to the various groups in our community through more than 60 programmes and services for the elderly and the sick, families, persons with disabilities, and children. We help anyone in need with full respect to their race, colour, creed, language, culture and religion. We have more than 90 programmes and services, reaching out to more than 55,000 people in the community. Together, as ONETHK – Empowering the Community. RESPONSIBILITIES The Early Intervention for Children (EIC) Services helps equip children with motor, communication, social, self-help and cognitive skills. THK EIC involves structuring classes around small groups encompassing early childhood special education, social work and therapy support services to stimulate their adaptive functioning and school readiness skills. The main responsibility of the Assistant Teachers are to support teachers in achieving the Centre and programme goals in close partnership with the Therapists, Social Workers, Psychology Associates, Administrative Staff and Families of the children. Reports to the Principal Lead Teacher and/ or Senior Teacher. Main Duties and Responsibilities: Assist Lead Teachers to:
Co-teach an effective education programme for the class to meet every child’s IEP.
Brainstorm and plan activities to support students’ learning
Prepare teaching resources
Ensure students are well supervised during contact time in the centre /classroom.
Manage students’ behavior
Carry out recommended therapeutic interventions.
Receive and discharge the students before and after class
Maintain a clean, tidy, safe and conducive learning environment e.g. tidying up the classroom after class
Supervise the Teacher Aides under their charge
Attend workshops and in-service training
Maintain good communication with parents and make each parent feel at ease with/ at the programme
Non-related Diploma in any discipline
Mature, independent, creative, flexible thinking and able to motivate children
Good people skills
Able to work independently
Has strong understanding of the diverse cultures and races
Has patience, love, passion & commitment in the education of & nurturing young children and empowering the families
Valid First Aid Certificate
Keen to develop professionally
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