English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Florence, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Florence, Italy
  • May 2, 2024 02:25
  • 200€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 02, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 02, 2024
  • Location:

    Florence, Italy
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant - Language School in Florence, Italy

We are a leading language school based in the beautiful city of Florence, Italy, seeking a dedicated and passionate English Teaching Assistant. Our language school is renowned for our high educational standards and teaching quality. We provide a nurturing environment that encourages personal growth and loves for languages in every student.

Job Description

The English Teaching Assistant will not just teach but ignite a passion for the English language in our students. Key responsibilities include:

- Assisting the main teacher in implementing the curriculum.
- Preparing lesson plans and learning materials.
- Giving individual attention to students requiring extra help.
- Invigilating examinations and coordinating grading activities.
- Providing constructive feedback to students and parents for continuous improvement.
- Participating in staff meetings and contributing to school improvement plans.
- Helping the main teacher with classroom management, including monitoring attendance and handling discipline issues.

Job Requirements

To be considered for this position, you should fulfill the following requirements:

- A degree in English Language, Literature, or a related field.
- TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), or equivalent certification is highly desirable.
- At least one-year experience in teaching or tutoring English.
- Excellent command of the English language, both written and spoken.
- Basic understanding of Italian language would be an added advantage.
- Exceptional interpersonal skills, and cultural sensitivity to deal with diverse nationale students.

Personal Requirements

Apart from the job-specific skills, we're looking for a candidate who is:

- Passionate about teaching and fostering a love for language in students.
- Flexible in adapting to changing teaching methodologies and curriculums.
- Able to inspire and motivate students of all ages and abilities.
- Responsible, dependable, and abreast with the latest teaching strategies.

About Florence, Italy

Florence is a city in central Italy and the capital city of the Tuscany region. It's famous for its history, culture, Renaissance art and architecture. Living in Florence offers a unique opportunity to immerse oneself in rich cultural experiences - from visiting world-renowned museums, to exploring romantic streets and indulging in delicious Italian cuisine. This cultural hub is also a great place to master the Italian language and understand its nuances, right at the heart of the country.