Assistant Teacher at a School in Padua, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Padua, Italy
  • August 17, 2023 02:28
  • 600€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Aug 17, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Oct 17, 2023
  • Location:
    Padua, Italy
  • Hours:
    40h / week
  • Salary:
    600€ - 800€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: Education / Teaching Assistant in Padua, Italy

We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Education / Teaching Assistant to join our team at a well-renowned school in Padua, Italy's rich educational hub. Our school thrives on a robust academic culture, backed by a remarkable roster of faculty members and a diverse, vibrant student community.

Job Description

The Education / Teaching Assistant will work closely with teaching staff, supporting the delivery of a quality education in line with our school ethos. You will be closely working with individual students and groups under the direction of the lead teacher, and also monitoring students' progress through routine assessments. Responsibilities include preparation of teaching materials, assisting in classroom management, supporting students with educational activities, and implementing behavior management strategies. You will also play a crucial role in overseeing students' safety and well-being, contributing to the positive development of their social and educational needs.

Job Requirements

The successful candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree in Education or related fields, with a preference for a Masters or additional qualification in Special Education. You should have at least 2 years of experience as a Teaching Assistant or similar role within an educational setting. A knowledge of the Italian language is also necessary. The candidate should be competent in using modern technologies for educational purposes along with strong communication and interpersonal skills. Comprehension of child safeguarding policies and commitment to the same is essential.

Personal Requirements

We are looking for a positive, dedicated individual with a passion for education and children’s development. The ideal candidate should exhibit patience, empathy, and the ability to motivate and engage students. The candidate should be highly adaptable, capable of working effectively within a team, and demonstrating outstanding problem-solving skills. A proactive approach towards professional development along with the capability to handle stress and short timelines is highly desirable.

About Padua

Padua is a charming city in Northern Italy, celebrated for its monumental squares, historical architectures, and world-class educational institutions. It houses Italy's second oldest university and has a rich academic history dating back to 1222. Padua offers a safe, multicultural environment and excellent quality of life for educators and students alike, providing an opportunity to work and live in one of Italy’s historical and intellectual centres.