Sep 25, 2023
Nov 25, 2023
25h / week
600€ - 700€
English Teaching Assistant Vacancy - Languages School in Braga, Portugal
Our Language School is a top-rated, vibrant, and progressive institution located in the heart of Braga, Portugal. Specializing in multiple languages, we are committed to delivering high-quality language instruction and promoting international understanding. We are currently seeking a motivated and experienced English Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated team.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Assist the lead teacher in planning, preparing, and delivering English language lessons.
- Provide supplemental instruction to individual students or small groups, reinforcing the concepts covered in the mainstream lessons.
- Help to develop teaching materials, including interactive activities, handouts, and quizzes.
- Support students during class activities, ensuring a good classroom environment and fostering ease of communication.
- Participate in parent-teacher meetings, providing feedback on students' progress and behavior.
- Assist with the coordination and supervision of extracurricular activities to promote language practice.
- Participate in ongoing professional development and teacher training programs.
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in English, Education, or related field.
- TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certification.
- Previous teaching experience, preferably as a Teaching Assistant.
- Strong command of English, both in writing and speaking.
- In-depth understanding of the principles of second language acquisition.
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Patience, flexibility, and understanding when dealing with diverse students.
- Creative thinker with an ability to design stimulating and effective lesson plans.
- Strong organization skills with high-level attention to detail.
- Ability and willingness to motivate and inspire students.
Braga is a captivating city in the North of Portugal, showcasing a mixture of historical sites, bustling eateries, and stunning architecture. It's known for its cultural richness, historical significance, and youthful vibes, thanks to a sizable student population. Living in Braga means immersing yourself in a vibrant, modern city, while also stepping back in time with every corner turned.