Language Support Specialist

Date posted:2024-04-19 | Writer: Newton College | Email: [email protected]

Newton College is looking for a talent who can be our Language Support Specialist in Upper School (Secundaria).


Hold a degree (Licenciatura) in Education, Special Education, Applied Linguistics or related field.

English level: CPE or bilingual

Certification in teaching English as a second language (TESOL), English language teaching (CELTA) or equivalent.

Minimum 3 years' experience teaching a foreign language.

At least 2 years of IB Program experience

Experience working with students who have language-based learning differences or second language learners.


Actively participate in collaborative spaces with colleagues, including observation of student work/data to adjust instruction and professional learning opportunities.

Assume responsibility for the safety and healthy behaviour of students through homework and other responsibilities.

Have coordination, supervision and guidance meetings with the Academic Coordinator.

Have coordination, supervision and orientation meetings with the head of the Student Welfare Department for shared cases.

Keep the table of cases dealt with and/or followed up on the intranet system up to date.

Contribute to the development of the extended curriculum through the support of clubs, sports and other activities such as Pathways programs.

Model school values and promote these values with their students.

Applicants should send their resumes to the email address [email protected], indicating in the subject box of the email the title of the post for which they are applying. The names of three referees must be provided, including the current employer.