English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Coimbra, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • April 9, 2024 02:26
  • 600€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 09, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 09, 2024
  • Location:

    Coimbra, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description


Vacancy Announcement: Spanish Teaching Assistant in Coimbra, Portugal

We are an established language school based in the historic city of Coimbra, Portugal. Our commitment is to offer a learning experience of exceptional quality, promoting the learning of various languages in a dynamic and multicultural environment. We invite applications from qualified individuals who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and love for the Spanish language and culture with our diverse student community.

Job Description

The selected candidate will assist in developing and implementing Spanish language courses, work closely with the main teacher to ensure the needs of all students are met, provide support in preparing instructional materials, participate in oral assessments, monitor students' progress, and occasionally lead teaching sessions. Daily tasks also include administrative duties like maintaining student records, grading assignments, and organizing language practice activities.

Job Requirements

Applicants must be fluent in Spanish and have a high level of English proficiency. They should have a university degree in a relevant field such as education or linguistics, preferably with a focus on Spanish language teaching. Previous experience in teaching or tutoring Spanish is highly desirable. Applicants must be familiar with the use of modern technology in language teaching, including online learning platforms and digital resources.

Personal Skills

The ideal candidate should be highly motivated, enthusiastic, flexible, and have strong communication and interpersonal skills. They should be capable of working independently and as part of a teaching team, and have a proven ability to motivate and engage a diverse group of students. Dedication to fostering positive learning experiences and cultural understanding is paramount.

About Coimbra

Coimbra, a city on the river Mondego in central Portugal, is known for its medieval old town and the historic University of Coimbra. Not only is Coimbra a city steeped in history, but it also boasts a lively contemporary culture, making it an ideal place to enjoy traditional Portuguese life while being part of a cosmopolitan hub. Working in our language school, you'll become part of this vibrant community, sharing and experiencing culture in a city that effortlessly interweaves the old with the new.