Education and Teaching Assistant at a Prestigious School in Turin, Italy
- Education / teaching
- Turin, Italy
- July 19, 2023 02:25
Our highly-respected, multi-cultural educational institution located in the heart of Turin, Italy, offers a comprehensive curriculum following the principles of traditional pedagogical methods in a state-of-the-art setting with modern facilities. Our school embraces a diverse and international student body, fostering an inclusive learning environment. We commit ourselves to nurture the unique talents of every student, equipping them with the knowledge to develop into globally capable individuals.
The school is currently looking for a dedicated Education / Teaching Assistant who will support the teaching staff in delivering high-quality education for our students. Key responsibilities will include: supporting the teacher in classroom management and instruction; helping to prepare classroom materials and assist in lesson implementation; supervising students during non-class activities, such as breakfast sessions and playground time; aiding children who need extra help to carry out tasks; observing students’ performance and reporting on their progress and behavior to the main teacher; maintaining a clean and orderly classroom; and assisting in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of instructional activities.
Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in education, psychology, or a related field. Candidates with previous experience working with children, preferably in education settings, will be favored. Familiarity with different teaching methods and disciplinary strategies is also essential. The ability to communicate effectively in English and Italian is a prerequisite. Successful applicants will also demonstrate a patient and caring nature, good organizational skills, and an ability to inspire and engage young learners.
Prospective candidates should be reliable, enthusiastic, and flexible. A passion for and belief in every child's ability to succeed is vital. A skill in conflict resolution and an ability to handle stress and pressure with grace is also important. A commitment to ongoing professional development and a willingness to take on feedback and adapt practices are also crucial for this position.
Set in the Piedmont region of northwestern Italy, Turin is a vibrant city known for its refined architecture and cuisine. It's home to numerous palaces, museums, and parks, offering a wealth of cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities. Despite being a bustling city, Turin maintains a serene and sophisticated atmosphere, making it an ideal place to live and work in. The city is also well-connected to other parts of Italy and Europe, providing endless possibilities for exploration during off-hours.