Education and Teaching Assistant at a School in Coimbra, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • November 6, 2023 02:27
  • 600€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 06, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 06, 2024
  • Location:

    Coimbra, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    600€ - 900€

Job Description

Education / Teaching Assistant Vacancy

School Description

Our dedicated institution situated in the heart of Coimbra, Portugal, embodies a balanced blend of rich culture and modern educational attitudes. We aim to nurture every learner within a vibrant and intellectually stimulating environment. We are an inclusive school, fostering diversity and promoting individuality, providing the students with the tools they need to become responsible citizens of the future.

Job Description

We are currently seeking a highly motivated, resourceful, and passionate Education/Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will primarily assist teachers in delivering lessons, supervising students during social and learning activities, and providing additional individual assistance where required.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assisting the lead teacher in planning and executing the curriculum.
  • Helping to establish and enforce classroom rules and procedures.
  • Maintaining an overview of student progress and reporting concerns to the lead teacher.
  • Supporting students during one-on-one learning periods and group activities.
  • Ensuring the classroom environment remains safe, fun, and productive.

Job Requirements

  • Possession of a Bachelor's Degree in Education or equivalent, with teaching assistant certification.
  • Experience within a school/Tutoring environment.
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Portuguese.
  • Proactively patient, empathetic, and able to relate with a broad range of students.
  • Good understanding of child development principles.
  • Ability to work with a high degree of professionalism and integrity.

About Coimbra

Coimbra is a vibrant city in central Portugal, known as the country’s cultural and learning center, housing the esteemed University of Coimbra. Its rich history is visible in the preserved medieval old town, stunning architectures, and the rich traditions. Living in Coimbra means enjoying a mix of a peaceful environment with the buzz of a university city, a quality of life sought by many. Its central location also promotes easy access to other Portuguese cities.