German Teaching Assistant at Language School in Coimbra, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • March 22, 2024 02:25
  • 100€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Mar 22, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    May 22, 2024
  • Location:

    Coimbra, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 800€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant in Coimbra, Portugal

Languages School Description

Welcome to our reputable language school located in the heart of Coimbra, a vibrant city heavily imbued with a fusion of modernity and historical culture. Over the years, our institution has built a sterling reputation for providing comprehensive language education services, with a particular focus on English teaching. We believe in facilitating a dynamic and conducive learning environment, characterized by personalized instruction and teacher-supported autonomous learning.

Job Description

We are currently seeking a qualified and dedicated English Teaching Assistant to join our teaching staff. The successful candidate will be responsible for:

Supporting the Lead English Teacher in implementing the curriculum.
Assisting students individually or in small groups to reinforce learning concepts presented by the Lead English Teacher.
Correlating teaching methods and materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
Using experiential learning strategies to engage students and enhance their language comprehension fluency.
Monitoring students' progress and providing regular feedback to ensure optimal learning.
Participating in staff meetings, training workshops, and other professional development activities.

Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate should:

Possess a Bachelor's degree in English Language, Teaching, or a related field.
Have a CELTA, TESOL, or equivalent teaching certification.
Exhibit at least one year of English teaching experience, preferably in a language school setting.
Exceptional command of the English language and proficient in the use of varied teaching methods.
Be able to adapt to different student learning styles and cultural backgrounds.

Personal Requirements:

As an English Teaching Assistant, the desired candidate should be:

Passionate about teaching, with a genuine desire to promote language learners' growth and success.
Exhibit excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to establish positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
Have a results-driven mindset, with proven ability to set, pursue, and achieve ambitious academic goals.
Be able to excercise patience and show empathy, especially when dealing with struggling learners.

About Coimbra:

Coimbra is not only a historical gem of Portugal but also a thriving university city that effortlessly marries traditional charm with youthful enthusiasm. It is home to the oldest university in Portugal with a rich cultural heritage evident in its impressive museums, captivating music scene, and magnificent architectural masterpieces. Moreover, Coimbra is known for its warm-hearted people, delicious cuisines, and lively festivals, creating a unique blend of old and new that will leave you captivated and yearning for more.