English Language Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Pisa, Italy

  • Education / teaching
  • Pisa, Italy
  • May 16, 2024 02:26
  • 600€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 16, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 16, 2024
  • Location:

    Pisa, Italy
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    600€ - 900€

Job Description

Job Title: English Teaching Assistant

About the School

We are a leading language school located in the heart of Pisa, Italy. We focus on delivering effective and engaging language learning experiences to our students of all ages and levels. Our team include dedicated professionals from diverse nationalities, all of whom share a common passion for language teaching. We offer a vibrant and positive work environment where innovation is appreciated and professional growth is encouraged.

Job Description

We are searching for an enthusiastic and qualified English Teaching Assistant to complement our qualified workforce of educators. The successful candidate will assist the lead teachers in preparing and delivering lessons, creating teaching materials and grading student’s work. In addition, they will use their knowledge and expertise to help students improve their English reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Assisting with extracurricular activity organization is another aspect of this position.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in English or Education, Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) certification or equivalent. At least one year’s teaching experience in a similar role is required. The candidate must also be bilingual English/Italian, with a strong proficiency in English spelling, grammar and punctuation.

Personal Requirements

We seek a personable and cooperative teaching assistant who can assist test preparation, handle administrative tasks and manage classroom conduct. A patient and adaptive teaching style is advantageous as is the ability to connect with students of diverse backgrounds. Strong organisational and communication skills, creativity, and a passion for English language are all imperative.

About Pisa

Pisa is a beautiful city in Tuscany, Italy, best known for its iconic Leaning Tower. It offers a rich history, stunning architecture, strong educational systems and delicious Italian cuisine. Living in Pisa opens the opportunity to learn and fully immerse oneself in the Italian language and culture. The city itself is small, safe, walkable, and filled with historical treasures, ensuring an inspiring environment for teaching and learning.