Teaching Assistant Position at Aveiro School, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Aveiro, Portugal
  • March 21, 2024 02:25
  • 100€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Mar 21, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    May 21, 2024
  • Location:

    Aveiro, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 800€

Job Description

Education / Teaching Assistant

A growing and dynamic international school based in Aveiro, Portugal, is seeking a dedicated and experienced Teaching Assistant. Our institution offers a stimulating, multicultural and tech-forward environment that fosters intellectual, social and personal development. We respect and value the individuality of every pupil, promoting a spirit of community and mutual support.

Located along Portugal’s Silver Coast, Aveiro is known for its iconic moliceiro boats and colorful Art Nouveau buildings. This vibrant seaside city, often referred to as the 'Venice of Portugal', offers a unique blend of old-world charm and modern amenities, making it a commendable place to live and work.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Supporting the teacher in the development and implementation of individual education plans.
Maintaining a safe, clean and enjoyable learning environment for students.
Assist with the planning and execution of a diverse range of educational activities and events.
Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues, promoting the school’s ethos.
Contribution to the evaluation of students’ progress and achievement.
Assisting with marking and correcting work and carrying out administrative tasks as required.
Supporting inclusive practices in the classroom and ensuring that every child is given the opportunity to succeed.

Job Requirements:

A bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field; a complementary certification or qualification in Teaching Assistance would be a plus.
Fluency in English and Portuguese languages; other language skills will be considered as an extra asset.
Previous work experience in an educational setting is preferred.
Knowledge and understanding of inclusive education and the strategies to implement it successfully.
Strong communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
High degree of patience, positivity, and creativity.

Personal Requirements:

A passion for child development and a strong commitment to education.
A warm and caring individual who wants to make a real difference to children’s lives.
A team player with a sense of humour, an enthusiasm for continued learning and the ability to adapt to a fast-paced, evolving environment.
Able to uphold our values and contribute to a friendly, inclusive and respectful culture where all students feel valued.

We eagerly await your application. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all students entrusted to our care.