English Teaching Assistant at Language School in Braga, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Braga, Portugal
  • September 25, 2023 02:25
  • 600€ - 700€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Sep 25, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Nov 25, 2023
  • Location:

    Braga, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    600€ - 700€

Job Description

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.

Job Requirements

  • 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.

Personal Requirements

  • 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.

About Braga

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.