English Language Teaching Assistant at Coimbra, Portugal Language School

  • Education / teaching
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • April 23, 2024 02:26
  • 100€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 23, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 23, 2024
  • Location:

    Coimbra, Portugal
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 900€

Job Description

English Teaching Assistant – Languages School, Coimbra, Portugal.

About the School

Our language school located in the historical city of Coimbra, Portugal, provides comprehensive language learning programs for students of all levels. Founded on a commitment to excellence, our school is known for its unique learning methodology, friendly environment and qualified teachers. Offering classes in over 15 languages, we are committed to fostering a multicultural and multilingual community.

The City of Coimbra

Coimbra, a riverfront city in central Portugal, is home to a preserved medieval old town and the country’s oldest University. It's known for its historical monuments, traditional Fado music, vibrant student population and a lively culture. Steeped in history and academia, Coimbra serves as a melting pot for education, history and entertainment, making it a dynamic and attractive place to live.

Job Description

We are seeking an enthusiastic English Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated team. Key responsibilities will include:

- Assisting the lead teacher in delivering English lessons to students of various age groups and competency levels.
- Preparing teaching materials and aids to help students understand the lessons better.
- Assessing students' progress, grading assignments, and maintaining accurate records.
- Implementing an interactive teaching curriculum to engage students.
- Helping organise and taking part in school events, outings, and activities which promote language learning.

Job Requirements

Applicants must fulfill the following criteria:

- Have a Bachelor’s degree in English, Education, or a related field.
- TESOL, TEFL, CELTA certification is highly desired.
- At least a year of experience in teaching English as a Second Language.
- Excellent command of the English language, both oral and written.
- Proficiency in Portuguese or willingness to learn is preferential.

Personal Skills

The ideal candidate will be:

- Enthusiastic about education and committed to students' success.
- Able to relate to people of different cultural backgrounds.
- Great at organizing, multitasking, and problem-solving.
- Capable of working independently, as well as part of a team.
- Flexible and open to new teaching methods and techniques.