English Teaching Assistant at Languages School in Padua, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Padua, Italy
  • April 24, 2024 02:27
  • 100€ - 300€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 24, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 24, 2024
  • Location:

    Padua, Italy
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 300€

Job Description

English Teaching Assistant in Padua, Italy

A well-established language school in Padua, Italy is seeking a dedicated and passionate English Teaching Assistant to help drive the success of our growing student population. The Language School employs effective multidimensional language learning techniques to instigate a love for the English language and culture. Located in the charming heart of historic Padua, the Language School encourages exploratory and immersive learning, much of which we owe to the international appeal of our location.

The role

The English Teaching Assistant will report to the Lead English Teacher and will assist in creating a constructive and fun learning environment for students. Key responsibilities for this role will include:

- Supporting the Lead English Teacher in delivering effective language lessons.
- Helping to create engaging classroom activities to harness the interest of students.
- Assisting students on one-to-one basis to address issues and soft spots.
- Monitoring students' progress and providing feedback.
- Maintaining discipline in the classroom and ensuring adherence to the school's rules.
- Organizing and participating in school events and outings.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will be an individual with:

- Native or near-native fluency in English.
- Strong understanding of TEFL methodologies.
- A bachelor's degree in a related field or a TEFL/TESOL certification.
- Prior teaching or tutoring experience will be a plus.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Respects and understands cultural diversity.
- A proactive approach and the ability to work independently.
- A creative mindset and an enthusiasm for teaching and learning.

About Padua

A city of culture and learning, Padua, Italy is a center of academic excellence and historic significance renowned for its University, one of Europe's oldest and most prestigious institutions. Second only to Rome in its number of historic churches, Padua is also home to an exquisite collection of artwork by the old masters. In addition to its rich history, Padua offers a pleasant, lively ambiance with plenty of attractions to cater to a diverse range of interests making it a delightful place to live, learn, and teach English.