French Language Teaching Assistant at Coimbra Language School, Portugal
- Education / teaching
- Coimbra, Portugal
- November 10, 2023 02:27
- 200€ - 800€
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and committed German Teaching Assistant at a respected Language School located in Coimbra, Portugal. Our school is known to pride itself on providing quality language education in a multicultural and dynamic environment, encouraging students of all age groups to learn new languages and cultures. We are lucky to have a team of well-qualified and experienced staff, who dedicate themselves to help students extend their language skills.
The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the lead teacher in teaching the German language to students of different age groups and proficiency. You will help in preparing teaching materials, conducting lessons, and assessing students' progress. In addition, you will be expected to facilitate the organisation of cultural activities to promote a deeper understanding of the German culture. Excellent interpersonal skills are required, as you will act as the main point of contact for students needing help outside of scheduled teaching times.
The ideal candidate should have a degree in German language studies or a similar field and possess a recognised teaching qualification. A minimum of 2 years of teaching experience in a similar role is required. Fluency in English and German is a prerequisite while understanding Portuguese is beneficial. You should have proficiency in Microsoft Office, excellent time management skills, and the ability to work independently or as part of a team.
A passion for teaching, excellent communication skills and a positive attitude towards work are crucial characteristics for this role. Flexibility in dealing with individuals of different cultural backgrounds and a proactive approach towards various teaching techniques are important.
Coimbra is a city known as the heart of academic life in Portugal. Home to the country's oldest university, it is a bustling student city with a rich mix of history, culture, and tradition. With a sublime riverside location and a buzzing cultural scene, Coimbra offers a unique living experience – one filled with academic vigour, stunning architectural nuances, and a pulsating nightlife. Its quaint streets, enchanting gardens, and the grand university buildings encapsulate the vibrant history and an ever-evolving present.