English Teaching Assistant at Languages School in Aveiro, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Aveiro, Portugal
  • August 31, 2023 02:27
  • 500€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Aug 31, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Oct 31, 2023
  • Location:
    Aveiro, Portugal
  • Hours:
    40h / week
  • Salary:
    500€ - 800€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant in Aveiro, Portugal

A dynamic language school located in the heart of Aveiro, Portugal, seeks a passionate and dedicated English teaching assistant. This vibrant institution, with a long-standing reputation for academic excellence, provides language training for students of all ages and levels. We offer a multicultural environment that fosters learning and personal growth. As part of our dedication to high-quality language education, we are committed to creating an enriching, supportive and collaborative learning atmosphere for both students and staff.

Job Description

The successful applicant will work under the supervision of an experienced English teacher. Your primary responsibilities include: assisting with lesson planning, classroom management, and assessment; demonstrating proper language usage and pronunciation; providing one-on-one assistance to students struggling with English concepts; coordinating language activities to supplement classroom learning; providing administrative support to teaching staff as needed; and maintaining a positive, energetic, and engaging classroom environment.

Job Requirements

The candidate must have: a Bachelor’s degree in English, Education, TESOL, or a related field; fluency in English (native proficiency preferred); excellent interpersonal and communication skills; strong organizational and time management skills; familiarity with the latest teaching methods and educational software; ability to engage and inspire students; and previous experience in a similar role, preferably in a language school setting. It is also important to hold a valid work authorization for Portugal.

Personal Requirements

We seek someone with a genuine passion for teaching, an approachable and empathetic demeanor, and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances. A successful candidate will have the patience and understanding required to work with students of varying skills and backgrounds, along with the cultural sensitivity to interact with students from across the globe.

About Aveiro, Portugal

Aveiro, often dubbed the 'Venice of Portugal,' is a charming city crisscrossed by canals and set on a stunning coastline. Known for its historic sites, colorful 'moliceiro' boats, and the famous 'ovos moles' sweets, Aveiro offers a vibrant cultural scene and a high quality of life. Despite its increasing popularity, Aveiro has retained its friendly, small-town feel, making it an ideal place live and work. Teaching English in Aveiro will offer the successful applicant a truly immersive cultural experience, complete with the opportunity to learn Portuguese and explore Portugal’s rich history and traditions.