Teaching Assistant for a School in Braga, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Braga, Portugal
  • July 17, 2023 02:26
  • 500€ - 800€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Jul 17, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 17, 2024
  • Location:

    Braga, Portugal
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    500€ - 800€

Job Description

Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Braga, Portugal

School Overview

Set in the vibrant city of Braga, our reputable school is celebrated for delivering a balanced and forward-thinking education system. Our main goal is to nurture the character, intellect, and creativity of every student that attends. We are renowned for igniting students' curiosity and for setting consistently high academic standards. With a versatile and culturally rich curriculum, we believe in building a strong, foundational knowledge base for our students. Our team of dedicated educators are passionate about mentoring aspiring young minds, and now, we have an exciting opportunity for an educational teaching assistant to join us.

Job Description

We are in search of a highly motivated, organised, and experienced Teaching Assistant. The selected individual will be responsible for aiding with the delivery of the syllabus under the supervision of our professors. Duties will typically involve preparing materials for lessons, monitoring and appraising student progression, responding to students' questions, marking students' work, and contributing to the pastoral care of children. Additional responsibilities include managing class behaviours, leading smaller study sessions, and contributing to extra-curricular activities.

Qualifications and Experience

Successful candidates must possess at minimum a Bachelor’s degree. Experience in a similar role, preferably within a school setting, is highly desirable. Knowledge of the Portuguese education system is essential. Proficiency in both Portuguese and English is required to facilitate communication in our multilingual classrooms. Furthermore, the ideal candidate should possess excellent organisational skills, an ability to operate effectively in a high-pressure environment, and a genuine passion for education. Bonus attention will be given to applicants with certified teaching credentials and a first aid certification.

Personal Attributes

We seek dynamic individuals with strong inter-personal skills and an ability to build successful relationships with students, staff and parents. A kind and caring nature is vital as the prime responsibility is the welfare of the students. Ideal candidates possess emotional intelligence, discipline and contagiously positive attitudes that foster productive and happy learning environments.

About Braga

Braga is a lively city in the northern part of Portugal, rich in history and culture, interspersed with a modern urban buzz. Known for the striking architecture, abundant green spaces, and bustling student life, it offers a unique blend of old-world charm and contemporary vivacity. The city presents a welcoming environment for residents and visitors alike and has rapidly grown into one of Portugal's most vibrant academic centres.