English Language Teaching Assistant at Genoa Languages School, Italy
- Education / teaching
- Genoa, Italy
- July 13, 2023 02:26
We are an internationally recognized languages school based in the heart of Genoa, Italy. Our mission is to provide high-quality language instruction to students of all ages and nationalities. We advocate for dynamic, interactive, and communicative methods to facilitate efficient learning. Our faculty comprises a vibrant team of multilingual professionals who excel in fostering a stimulating learning environment.
You will work as a German Teaching Assistant, directing small group classes, and providing individualised support to students at varying proficiency levels. Responsibilities include lesson planning, teaching, student assessment, and maintaining records of student progress. You will collaborate with a team of language specialists to devise innovative teaching strategies and improve existing ones. As part of your function, you might be required to assist in organizing language cultural immersion activities occasionally.
Candidates should have at least a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in German Studies, Education, or a related field. A professional teaching certification and/or a Master’s degree is desirable. Prospective applicants must have at least two years of teaching experience, preferably in multi-cultural environments. Fluent communication in German and English is a prerequisite. Proficiency in Italian, although not compulsory, is an advantage.
You should be passionate about teaching and cultivating a deep understanding of the German language. Outstanding soft skills such as effective communication, patience, empathy, and cultural awareness are essential. The capacity to work in a team, excellent organisational skills, and adaptability to changing schedules are also necessary.
Genoa, a port city in Italy, offers a delightful blend of history and culture amidst captivating landscapes. Known for its monumental heritage, it flourishes with palaces, museums, and a vibrant arts scene. Its gastronomy is exuberant, offering an array of Ligurian delicacies. The inspiring environment is conducive for learning, making Genoa a popular destination among language learners globally. Thus, living in Genoa will serve as a cultural immersion, complementing your role as a German Teaching Assistant in our school.