English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Padua, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Padua, Italy
  • April 23, 2024 02:27
  • 500€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 23, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 23, 2024
  • Location:

    Padua, Italy
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant

A leading language school nestled in the heart of Padua, Italy, known for its commitment to delivering superior language education, is seeking to recruit a driven and dedicated English Teaching Assistant. We cater to a diverse student population, ranging from young children to working professionals, focusing on utilising a blend of modern teaching methodologies that foster deep understanding and practical language application.

Job Description

The English Teaching Assistant will actively provide support in delivering English courses that meet our high educational standards. Duties include but not limited to:

- Support the Lead Teacher in preparing course materials and lesson plans.
- Guide students in their language learning journey, instilling confidence in their ability to communicate effectively in English.
- Assist the Lead Teacher in monitoring students' progress and provide individualised instruction to those who need additional support.
- Maintain a conducive learning environment, instilling an atmosphere of enthusiasm, concentration, and participation among students.
- Attend staff meetings and participate in professional development workshops.

Skills and Qualifications

Prospective applicants must possess:

- A bachelor's degree in Education, Linguistics, or a relevant field.
- TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certification.
- At least one year of experience in teaching English to varied age groups.
- Native or near-native proficiency in English.
- Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
- Patience, flexibility and the ability to motivate students.

About Padua

An enchanting blend of ancient history and vibrant modernity, Padua is a city that enchants at every turn with its stunning architecture, fabled universities, and verdant parks. Located in the Veneto region of Northern Italy, it's blessed with a rich cultural heritage that offers a unique immersion experience for lovers of art, music, and Italian cuisine. Its location makes it a perfect base for exploring other Italian treasures, making it an exceptional place to live and work.