Spanish Language Teaching Assistant, Languages School, Bologna, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Bologna, Italy
  • May 28, 2024 02:25
  • 100€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 28, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 28, 2024
  • Location:

    Bologna, Italy
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

English Teaching Assistant Vacancy at a Renowned Language School in Bologna, Italy

About the School

We are a prestigious language school located in the heart of Bologna, Italy recognized by our innovative methods of teaching and our dedicated faculty. The school hosts students from a diverse set of ethnic and cultural backgrounds and offers courses in a wide array of languages, including a major focus on English.

About Bologna

Bologna is a historic city in Northern Italy, renowned for its rich culture, magnificent architecture and esteemed academic institutions. Bologna provides a stimulating working environment, offering an array of recreational activities and giving you an opportunity to experience Italian life at its finest.

Job Description

We are currently seeking to hire an English Teaching Assistant to join our growing team. The selected candidate will be required to assist in preparing course materials, support instructors during lessons and provide comprehensive assistance to students including not just linguistic, but also cultural nuances of English. They will be obliged to manage classroom tasks, contribute to the setting and marking of tests, and offer tailored support to any student struggling with English proficiency.

Key Responsibilities

- Support lead teachers in delivering English lessons effectively.
- Plan and prepare course materials to enhance learning experiences.
- Assist in designing, administering and grading student exams.
- Adapt teaching methods to accommodate diverse student needs.
- Help students understand the cultural aspects of English speaking populations.

Job Requirements

Applicants should possess at least a bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in English language education or related fields. Proven experience as a teaching assistant or a similar role would be advantageous. The ideal candidate should also be TEFL certified (or similar), thereby displaying a commitment to the profession.

Personal Requirements

We are looking for an individual who is compassionate, patient, and possesses strong organisational and time-management skills. The candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills along with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. A fundamental understanding of Italian would be valuable but not essential.