French Teaching Assistant at the Volume Languages School in Braga, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Braga, Portugal
  • September 3, 2023 02:27
  • 500€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Sep 03, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Nov 03, 2023
  • Location:
    Braga, Portugal
  • Hours:
    25h / week
  • Salary:

Job Description

English Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Braga, Portugal

A well-renowned language school located in the heart of Braga, Portugal, seeks to fill the position of an English Teaching Assistant. Our school values diversity and promotes an inclusive learning environment. We are driven by our commitment to providing a quality language education to all our students, comprising different nationalities and backgrounds.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting lead teachers in preparing engaging and interactive lessons.
  • Demonstrating a sound understanding of the English language, including grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation.
  • Providing assistance in grading assignments and providing constructive feedback to students.
  • Conducting group and one-on-one conversational classes.
  • Helping lead teachers in monitoring students’ progress, maintaining records, and preparing monthly student evaluations.
  • Engaging in continuous professional development activities arranged by the school.


Applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree in English or any related field. Preference will be given to those with a Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL), Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), or any equivalent certification. Prior experience as a teaching assistant or tutor is a plus. Proficiency in Portuguese is not mandatory but is highly preferable.

Personal Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and spoken.
  • Remarkable interpersonal skills and cultural sensitivity to interact effectively with students of various nationalities.
  • Patience, flexibility, and a strong sense of responsibility for assisting students in their learning journey.
  • Pro-activeness and creativity in making learning English fun and memorable.

Braga, Portugal:

Braga is Portugal's third-largest city and undoubtedly one of the most charming, characterized by its vibrant history, fantastic sense of culture, and noteworthy architecture. Known as the city of Archbishops, Braga is notable for its religious heritage, yet the city is full of life, offering a unique mix of the young spirits at the University of Minho and the local friendly citizens. From wonderful parks and gardens to exquisite cuisine and lively festivals, the city of Braga is an ideal place to immerse oneself in Portuguese culture while fostering an international language community.