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Reading Specialist/ESL Teacher

General Responsibilities:

Identify the nature of reading deficiencies/difficulties experienced by students through the use of assessments, other information, and their academic achievement.  Serve as a resource person to the faculty, counselors, students and their parents. Work with students to develop reading skills, fluency, and comprehension.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Principal in the improvement and implementation of educational programs
  • Works collaboratively with staff to provide services to meet the individual needs of students
  • Provides supportive academic services to teachers, students, and parents
  • Actively participate in all Child Study Team meetings
  • Assess students referred by the Principal
  • Analyze all diagnostic test results and prepare confidential reports for the principal
  • Recommend specific classroom strategies and modifications to meet individual learner needs
  • Counsel faculty regarding strategies to cope with individual student learning styles
  • Counsel parents regarding ways of improving a student’s acquisition of knowledge and development of skills necessary for success at a particular grade level
  • Assists in the implementation and improvement of the reading curriculum
  • Assists the classroom teachers in implementation of reading strategies, identification of appropriate activities, organization and management of the classroom, selection of materials, and identification of specific needs of children
  • Perform other tasks as may be directed by the Principal
Posted: March 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Kuwait City, Kuwait
August 2019
1 year
Licensed Teacher, University Graduate, ESL Instructor
Elementary, Middle School, High School
USD 2500

Job Benefits

  • Tax-Free monthly Salary
  • Furnished Single Accommodation
  • Shared Transportation from Accommodation-School and vice versa.
  • School Fee Discounts for Eligible Dependents
  • Annual Return Flights
  • National Medical Service
  • End of Service Gratuity (Indemnity)
  • Ongoing CPD Opportunities

Qualifications and Requirements

TESL/TEFL Certificate
Education, English

Credentials / Experience:

  • Minimum of two years of experience in Special Education, Reading, or child development 


Soft Skills:

  • Ability to apply guidelines and follow directions.
  • Ability to organize data and files.
  • Ability to work well with the public, students, staff and parents.
  • Ability to maintain the confidentiality of students, staff, school business, materials, and information.
TEFL certification required