Education and Teaching Assistant at a School in Bologna, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Bologna, Italy
  • March 14, 2024 02:25
  • 400€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Mar 14, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    May 14, 2024
  • Location:

    Bologna, Italy
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    400€ - 900€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: Education / Teaching Assistant

An established and progressive school situated in the historic and vibrant city of Bologna, Italy invites applications for the positon of a full-time Education / Teaching Assistant. Our school boasts a diverse and inclusive community that values both traditional and innovative forms of education. We aim to cultivate a comprehensive learning environment that supports the holistic growth of our students.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be expected to offer crucial support to our teachers, ensuring that every child is equipped to reach their full potential.

  • Support teachers in preparing lesson materials and creating a stimulating learning environment.
  • Provide individual assistance to students, ensuring that every learner's needs are catered for.
  • Help manage classroom behavior and make certain that the learning atmosphere remains conducive.
  • Participate in school activities, such as serving on committees, conducting lunch and bus duties, among others.
  • Assess students' progress and provide feedback to teachers for parent-teacher meetings.
  • Liaising with parents/carers and professionals such as speech therapists and health visitors.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should hold a degree or a diploma in education or a related field. Preference will be given to those with at least two years' experience, particularly in an International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum system.

  • Excellent command of English and Italian Language.
  • In-depth understanding of child psychology and development.
  • Demonstrable teaching/instructional skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and constructively in a team environment.

Personal Attributes

The prospective Education / Teaching Assistant should be passionate, resilient, and dedicated to fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment for all learners. The candidate should also be receptive to feedback and demonstrate a continuous commitment to professional development. Most importantly, the individual should have a love for children and a strong desire to make a difference in their lives.

About Bologna

Bologna, known as the "learned, the fat, the red," is located in northern Italy. This city is packed with history, art, excellent cuisine, and an established tradition of education - home to the oldest continually operating university in the world. You'll be hard-pressed to find a city more welcoming and charming than Bologna, making it a perfect place for teaching and learning.