English Teaching Assistant at Languages School in Milan, Italy
- Education / teaching
- Milan, Italy
- December 7, 2023 02:27
- 400€ - 600€
A well-established languages school located in the heart of Milan, Italy, now opens a position for a French Teaching Assistant. Situated in a vibrant vicinity known for its enriched cultural diversity, our school has been delivering high-quality language tuition for over two decades. We pride ourselves on a team of exceptional educators who foster an engaging, multicultural learning environment for students of different age groups and backgrounds.
Renowned for its blend of contemporary lifestyle and historic charm, Milan is the economic powerhouse of Italy, as well as the global capital of fashion and design. Apart from its renowned gastronomy, it hosts numerous cultural sites such as the Milanese Cathedral and the Santa Maria delle Grazie, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper. Prospective candidates will have the chance to explore a city blending tradition with modernity while growing professionally.
The French Teaching Assistant will report to the Lead French Teacher. Your primary duties will include helping to plan, structure, and deliver lessons tailored to the pupils’ learning abilities, provide one-to-one assistance where needed, foster an immersive learning environment, encourage active student participation, and bolster their overall language proficiency. In addition, you will support students' preparation for French examinations, assist with curriculum development as per their needs and school standards, and contribute to school activities and cultural events.
Successful candidates should possess a degree in French language studies or similar fields. Teaching certification or TEFL/DELF endorsed is a plus. Prior experience as being an assistant in language-teaching is highly desirable. Full working proficiency in French and conversational in Italian is obligatory.
The candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills which will enable them to engage effectively with students, maintaining a patient, supportive and empathetic approach to teaching. Strong organizational and time management skills are crucial. The ability to infuse creative teaching methods that can captivate students and reinforce learning is highly appreciated. Furthermore, candidates should appreciate the nuances of cultural diversity and promote a respectful and inclusive environment.