Primary Learning Assistant

Year 1- Year 6 Learning Assistant required for September 2018


We are looking for English first language learning assistants to join our enthusiastic and talented team working in a well-resourced primary school. The position will entail working with Emirati students who have Arabic as their first language, so experience with second language learners would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will be hard-working, flexible and have good communication skills. The position will entail working with another learning assistant to support students in 3 classes in one year group.

Whilst there are no specific academic qualifications essential for this position, the successful candidate will:

  • be a first language English speaker
  • have a good general education
  • be a good team player and have excellent interpersonal skills
  • be enthusiastic
  • be hard working with a positive personality
  • be flexible
  • be willing to develop an understanding of local culture
  • have excellent references from previous employers


Primary Y1-Y6 Learning Assistant: Local contract

Salary and conditions of service: September 2018


Terms of Contract:

This will initially run from January 2019 until 31st August 2019. Candidate will be entitled to school holidays.


Working Hours:

Working hours for this position are from 7:30am to 2:30pm from Sunday to Wednesday and from 7:30am to 1:30pm on Thursdays.


The salary is Dhs 7,625/- per month (paid for 12 months). This salary is tax free and paid at the end of each month. There is also a terminal gratuity for each year of employment (this amount increases throughout your employment at Rashid School for Boys).

Interested candidates should send a CV, confidential information form and covering letter outlining suitability for the position to:

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Closing date for applications: 17th October 2018


Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 29th October 2018

 RSB Confidential Information Form