Teaching Assistant at a School in Coimbra, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Coimbra, Portugal
  • November 6, 2023 02:25
  • 200€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 06, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 06, 2024
  • Location:

    Coimbra, Portugal
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Vacancy Announcement: Education/Teaching Assistant in Coimbra, Portugal

A renowned educational institution in Coimbra, Portugal, is inviting applications for the position of Education/Teaching Assistant. Nestled in the heart of Portugal, our school provides an inclusive learning environment, fostering academic excellence and nurturing well-rounded individuals. We embrace a student-centred approach and recognize the role of teaching support in our mission to provide quality education.

Job Description

  • Support teaching staff in the development and implementation of individual educational plans.
  • Work alongside teachers in the classroom to facilitate student learning and to provide a safe and stimulating learning environment.
  • Provide feedback on student progress and behaviour to teachers and parents.
  • Prepare teaching materials and learning resources for classroom and remote learning activities.
  • Assist in organizing school events, excursions, and other extracurricular activities.
  • Collaborate with other educational professionals to meet students' educational needs and goals.
  • Attend professional development trainings and meetings as required.


Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in education or a related field. Previous experience in a classroom setting or working with children will be highly advantageous. Proficiency in English and Portuguese languages is essential.

Personal Skills

  • A passion for education and a commitment to the academic and personal development of students.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Great patience and a positive attitude towards children.

Coimbra is a city that perfectly blends the old and the new. It is home to the oldest university in Portugal, testifying to its lengthy pedigree in education. As a UNESCO World Heritage site, Coimbra is renowned for its architectural and cultural riches, alongside its vibrant student life. Working in Coimbra not only enables you to contribute to a city with a long educational history but it also allows you to immerse yourself in its charming culture.