Remedial teacher (m/f)

Curative education is aimed, in theory and in practice, at anyone whose development has been hindered. This could be people with an impairment, a disability, a developmental delay or social adaptation difficulties.


Places of work

  • primary education (ESEB - special needs support teams);
  • secondary education (Socio-educational Service, SePAS, ESEB);
  • Centre psychosocial et d'accompagnement scolaires (CePAS);
  • adult education;
  • education and care establishments for children (maisons relais, parental assistants, day centres or school hostels, crèches, mini-crèches);
  • youth centres, socio-familiar and educational boarding schools;
  • competence centres for specialised psychopedagogy.

Work in schools

  • help and assistance for pupils with special needs;
  • early detection and intervention;
  • psycho-educational support and assistance to promote the inclusion of pupils with special needs in the visual, hearing and other fields;
  • educational advice and guidance for educational staff and parents;
  • organisation, coordination and management of a service or institution, e.g. a competence centres for specialised psychopedagogy.


  • bachelor's / master's degree in curative education

Access to the profession

The profession of remedial teacher is regulated. This means that a legal text defines the conditions for practising this profession and that authorisation from the Ministry of Health is required to practise the profession.

More information about higher education in Luxembourg and abroad on, a web portal of the Ministry for Research and Higher Education (MESR).

Do you have any questions?

Maison de l'orientation
29, rue Aldringen
L-1118 Luxembourg

Phone: (+352) 80 02 81 81

Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 13:00 to 17:00 (except for the "higher education" counter, which is only open in the afternoons from 13:00 to 17:00).

The Maison de l'orientation is a government agency that brings together in one place public players active in the field of educational and vocational guidance. In its "guidance" area, citizens can take advantage of a first meeting without appointment and anonymously, all year round (also during school holidays).

The portal

The website of the Ministry of Research and Higher Education (MESR) is aimed at high school and university students who wish to pursue higher education, but also at anyone who wants to return to higher education. You will find information on:

  • higher education in Luxembourg and abroad, admission requirements and university enrolment procedures, etc.;
  • State financial aid for higher education (MESR financial aid department);
  • procedures for entering a regulated profession;
  • information sessions and not-to-be-missed events such as webinars, open days, etc. ;
  • the MESR Student Fair, held annually at the end of October;
  • publications from the MESR's Higher Education Information Service (Info études) and Financial Aid Service (AideFi).

For all questions relating to the recognition of higher education qualifications, please refer to the website of the Ministry of Research and Higher Education.


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