English Teaching Assistant at a Languages School in Coimbra, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • September 24, 2023 02:26
  • 100€ - 900€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Sep 24, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Nov 24, 2023
  • Location:

    Coimbra, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 900€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant, Coimbra, Portugal

Company Description

Our language school in the heart of Coimbra, Portugal is well-established and highly regarded within the global language learning community. We provide first-rate language education to students from all walks of life. Our curriculum is modern and interactive, and the teaching environment is welcoming and supportive. Being part of our team means being dedicated to educating and inspiring students to expand their linguistic horizons.

Job Description

We are currently seeking a qualified and dedicated English Teaching Assistant for our Coimbra school. This role involves assisting our lead English Teachers in delivering high-quality English language instruction ensuring a conducive learning environment for our students. Tasks include preparing lesson materials, facilitating group activities, providing one-on-one support to students who need extra help, grading assignments, and providing feedback. You will also assist in coordinating with other faculty members to align curriculum and ensure student success.

Job Requirements

Candidates should hold a bachelor's degree in English, Education, or a related field and have at least a year of teaching experience. TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certification is preferred. You should be comfortable with technology and able to use digital tools for teaching and administrative tasks. A high degree of fluency in English is mandatory; proficiency in Portuguese is desirable but not compulsory.

Personal Requirements

The ideal candidate should be passionate about language education, have excellent interpersonal skills, and exhibit patience and empathy in dealing with students. You should be able to work under minimal supervision while maintaining a high level of professionalism and assertiveness. You should also be adaptable to changes and willing to work in a multicultural and multilingual environment.

About Coimbra

Coimbra, an ancient university town located in the heart of Portugal, offers a rich cultural and historical landscape. It is home to one of the world's oldest universities and the cityscape is a mix of old-world charm and modern-day buzz. You would find yourself surrounded by beautiful monuments, quaint streets, vibrant markets, and cafe terraces. Living in Coimbra is a unique experience of diving into a blend of tradition and innovation, a warm community, an exciting academic atmosphere, and an exceptional quality of life.