French Teaching Assistant at Language School in Florence, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Florence, Italy
  • May 24, 2024 02:27
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 24, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 24, 2024
  • Location:

    Florence, Italy
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    0€ - 400€

Job Description

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

We are seeking a passionate, dedicated and experienced English Teaching Assistant for a well-respected language school located right in the heart of Florence, Italy. Our school specialises in teaching English, Italian, French, Spanish, and German to learners of all ages and levels.

Job Description

The successful candidate will act as a crucial member of our faculty, assisting our English teachers in various areas of curriculum delivery. The responsibilities include:

- Supporting the lead teacher in the planning and implementation of daily lessons.
- Providing one-on-one assistance to students who need extra help with language concepts.
- Tracking student progress and providing feedback to the lead teacher.
- Assisting in the creation of engaging language learning materials.
- Grading assignments and conducting oral assessments.
- Ensuring a safe, positive and engaging classroom environment for learning.

Job Requirements

All applicants must be native English speakers, with a bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field. A TEFL/TESOL certificate is highly desirable, and at least one year of previous teaching assistant experience is also required. Italian language proficiency isn’t required, but would be highly advantageous.

Personal Requirements

We want an individual with a passion for teaching English and impacting lives. The candidate should have great interpersonal and communication skills, a patient demeanour, a high level of cultural sensitivity, and excellent classroom management skills. The candidate must also be creative, team-oriented, and excited about contributing to an international community of learners.

About Florence

The chosen candidate will be privileged to work in charming Florence, Italy. Known for its rich history, awe-inspiring architecture, and vibrant cultural scene, the city offers a unique blend of cosmopolitan life and traditional Italian charm. Whether it’s exploring world-renowned landmarks, indulging in delectable cuisine, or picnicking by the Arno River, Florence promises an enriching living and working experience for all.