Education/Teaching Assistant at a Prestigious School in Evora, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Evora, Portugal
  • December 7, 2023 02:25
  • 300€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Dec 07, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Feb 07, 2024
  • Location:

    Evora, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Educational / Teaching Assistant Position Available in Evora, Portugal

A prestigious school at the heart of Evora, Portugal is currently seeking an energetic and vibrant Education/Teaching assistant to fuel our mission of providing an exceptional educational experience for every child. Come join us and work in a stimulating environment that fosters creativity, growth and teamwork.

Job Description

The Education/Teaching assistant will be tasked to support teachers in delivering curriculum and contribute to the development of a structured and safe environment for learning and personal growth. To ensure that the children's intellectual, emotional and social needs are met and to facilitate a healthy learning environment.

Your duties will include:

  • Assisting the lead teacher in creating lesson plans and instructional materials.
  • Working directly with children, supervising activities and ensuring their safety.
  • Observing and evaluating students' performance and provide feedback to lead teacher.
  • Providing individualized instruction based on student needs.
  • Maintaining classroom cleanliness and organization.
  • Performing administrative tasks such as grading papers and recording attendance.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Education or a related field. A Certified Assistant Teacher and previous experience in a similar role would be preferred. Fluency in both English and Portuguese will be an added advantage. You should have a clean criminal record, and provide two professional references from previous employment (preferably from educational institutions).

Personal Requirements

We are seeking individuals with stellar communication skills, patience, and the innate ability to motivate and inspire children. A love for learning, creativity, adaptability, and a positive attitude are necessary. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with students, parents, and staff are important.

Evora, located in the Alentejo region of Portugal, is a city filled with beauty and rich history. With its Roman ruins, medieval walls, and massive cathedral, it’s aptly recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Yet, beyond history, Evora is home to vibrant markets, lovely parks, modern conveniences, and a diverse culinary scene. Portugal’s excellent climate, friendly locals and relaxed lifestyle also make it a wonderful place to live and work.

School Description

Our school is a thriving academic institution, enriched with the culture and heritage of Portugal. We are committed to empowering students to become lifelong learners in an inclusive and respectful environment. Our school believes in fostering individual potential, encouraging creativity and promoting global citizenship. Our faculty and staff work hand in hand in creating a positive and stimulating environment for our students, inspiring them to think, learn, achieve and care.