English Teaching Assistant at a Languages School in Braga, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Braga, Portugal
  • October 18, 2023 02:25
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Oct 18, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Dec 18, 2023
  • Location:

    Braga, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    0€ - 900€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant

We are an established language school, situated in the heart of beautiful Braga, Portugal. Our institution aims to promote foreign languages by offering comprehensive and engaging language programs. We are currently looking for a highly motivated and dedicated individual to join our team as an English Teaching Assistant.

Job Description & Duties

The successful candidate will assist the lead teacher in planning and delivering English lessons to various age cohorts (children to adults). Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in lesson preparation and material development
  • Facilitating interactive English classes
  • Providing appropriate feedback to students
  • Conducting student assessments and progress tracking
  • Collaborating with team members to continuously improve curriculum
  • Participating in school events and activities

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • A Bachelor's degree in English, Education or related field
  • TESOL/TEFL certification or equivalent
  • Previous experience as a teaching assistant or teacher is advantageous
  • Exemplary command over verbal and written English
  • Flexibility with working hours and adaptability to varying teaching schedules
  • Must have appropriate work permit or visa

Personal Requirements

As an English Teaching Assistant, we expect the individual to:

  • Be patient, reliable, and caring
  • Display strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Have the ability to work in a multicultural environment
  • Show a willingness to learn and continually develop professional skills

About Braga, Portugal

Braga is Portugal's third-largest city and an emerging tech hub in the country. The city offers a mix of traditional and modern lifestyle, hosting centuries-old cathedrals alongside newly designed town squares. Recognised as the youngest city in Europe, due to its large student population, Braga promises a lively atmosphere. It provides an ideal setting for individuals looking to balance career growth and quality living.