Education/Teaching Assistant at a School in Evora, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Evora, Portugal
  • July 15, 2023 02:26
  • 500€ - 700€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Jul 15, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 15, 2024
  • Location:

    Evora, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    500€ - 700€

Job Description

School Description

Our school, located in the beautiful region of Evora, Portugal, is a leading institution known for delivering world-class education to students from primary up to secondary level. In our pursuit of excellence, we are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive learning environment that nurtures creativity, encourages critical thinking and promotes leadership among students. We have a dedicated team of professional educators who work closely with students to ensure they acquire the necessary skills to thrive in their future endeavors.

Job Description: Educational / Teaching Assistant

We are seeking a dedicated, passionate, and highly motivated Educational / Teaching Assistant who will support our teachers in creating a positive learning environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out a range of tasks in and outside the classroom setting.

Key Tasks

  • Assist teachers in preparing and implementing lesson plans
  • Provide one-on-one support to students in need of additional help
  • Assist students with special needs in learning, comprehension and application of taught concepts
  • Help with setting up and tidying of classrooms
  • Assist with grading assignments and recording academic performance
  • Supervise students during class activities, lunch breaks and school outings
  • Participate in staff meetings and professional development programs

Job Requirements

  • A degree in education or a related field
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience in a similar role
  • Fluency in English and Portugese
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • First aid knowledge and skills will be considered an asset

Personal Requirements

  • Patience and resilience in handling challenging situations
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with students
  • High level of initiative, reliability and discretion
  • Passion for education and dedication to student development

About Evora

Evora is one of Portugal's charming locations, declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. It's steeped in history and offers a quaint, enchanting environment known for its unique architectural aesthetics, gastronomy, and wine. This picturesque city is also home to the University of Evora, enhancing the city's educational and cultural life. Living in Evora means enjoying a relaxed, high-quality lifestyle amidst beautiful surroundings and warm, friendly people.