Educational Teaching Assistant at a School in Aveiro, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Aveiro, Portugal
  • July 24, 2023 02:25
  • 400€ - 500€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Jul 24, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Jan 24, 2024
  • Location:
    Aveiro, Portugal
  • Hours:
    30h / week
  • Salary:
    400€ - 500€

Job Description

Educational / Teaching Assistant Position in Aveiro, Portugal

A reputable school in the charming city of Aveiro, known as the 'Venice of Portugal', is currently seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Educational / Teaching Assistant to join their vibrant team. Located on the country's west coast, Aveiro offers a unique blend of urban life and leisure, characterized by its channels navigated by colorful boats, charming art nouveau buildings, and close proximity to beautiful beaches.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for aiding educators in the classroom by creating a supportive learning environment for children. Duties will include:

  • Supporting the lead teacher in lesson delivery and classroom management.
  • Leading small group activities or individual tutoring sessions.
  • Observing, recording, and assessing students' behavior and learning progress.
  • Development and creation of visual aids and teaching resources.
  • Organizing learning area and preparation of teaching materials prior to class.
  • Assisting with the planning and execution of various field trips and school events.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • Educational or professional background in education, psychology, or a related field.
  • Fluent in Portuguese, both spoken and written - proficiency in English is a plus.
  • Experience working with children in a classroom setting.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, patience and sensitivity when dealing with children.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Willingness to participate in ongoing professional development.

About the School

The school is home to an inclusive and friendly community that values academic excellence, individual talents, and social responsibility. With a commitment to providing an enriching, engaging and challenging curriculum that enables each student to develop his/her potential, the school boasts a range of modern facilities including fully-equipped classrooms, science laboratories, computer rooms and outdoor learning spaces.