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Teaching Assistant
The British International School Budapest, Hungary

Job reference: 011929

Location: The British International School Budapest, Hungary

Closing date: 08/10/2021

Department: Teaching Assistant

Nord Anglia Education 

With over 20 years of experience operating international schools, Nord Anglia Education is proud to be the world’s leading premium schools organisation. We are a fast-growing network of schools across China, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and the Americas. 

The British International School Budapest 

Located beside a golf course in the leafy 3rd District of Budapest, a short distance from the Danube and the centre of the city, our school campus is modern and very well-resourced. Primary students benefit from one-to-one iPads and secondary students bring their own laptops. Specialist rooms are equipped with first class facilities, enabling our students to take advantage of our collaboration with MIT and The Juilliard School. A recently completed building project includes additional specialist facilities for science, computing, music and sports.  Our students are motivated and enthusiastic, enjoying a lively approach to the subject through a wide range of teaching and learning strategies.  

To learn more about our school, please visit 

Learning Support Assistant 

At The British International School Budapest, our staff are well-qualified, confident, organised, have a good sense of humour and participate fully in all aspects of school life within and beyond the classroom. We are now looking for a like-minded Learning Support Assistant (LSA) to join our team from October 2021. 

Learning Support Assistants work alongside the class teachers to support children in the delivery of our high standard of educational excellence. The role requires Learning Support Assistants to be integral in children’s learning through discussions and observations with the class teacher but also through planning and delivering lessons that provide ambitious learning outcomes for all. 

Our Primary School takes children at age 3 from a range of international backgrounds. Learning Support Assistants work in any area of the primary school supporting children from age 3 to 11. 

The British International School, Budapest is an English speaking and the successful candidate is required to have a high level of spoken and written English. 

The ideal candidate should: 

  • be able to work collaboratively with a range of staff, parents and students. 

  • be highly motivated individual, with the ability to inspire and engage students of a wide range of backgrounds and cultures; 

  • be highly ICT literate; 

  • be experienced in teaching students for whom English is an additional language; 

  • be able to offer one or more extra-curricular activities;  

  • be experienced in supporting students learning, preferably in line with the National Curriculum for England. 


The successful candidate will benefit from the career and development opportunities that come with being part of the world’s leading premium schools organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online forum which harnesses the collective expertise of their peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice.  We also provide extensive online and face-to-face professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that members of our team don’t just maintain their skills and expertise, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking. 

Selection Process 

The closing date for applications is October 8th   

Early applications are encouraged, and we reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.  

First stage interviews will be conducted by video call or in person depending on the location of the applicant. 

Start date: ASAP 


Job Description and Learning support Assistant Person Specification 2021 


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