English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Evora, Portugal
- Education / teaching
- Evora, Portugal
- August 21, 2023 02:25
Our well-established and reputed Language School, located in the enchanting city of Evora, Portugal, is known for the importance given to languages and cultural diversity. We offer comprehensive language programs for students of varying ages and levels. Our dedicated team creates a nurturing, stimulating environment to foster a love and aptitude for languages, understanding the significance of language as an essence of communication in the global community.
We are currently seeking to employ a passionate, dynamic English Teaching Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting our lead teachers in delivering high-quality English lessons and promoting a fun and engaging learning environment.
The tasks for the role will include planning lessons and organizing educational activities, providing support to students in improving vocabulary, grammar, and English communication skills. In addition, providing help in understanding and completing assignments, preparing students for English language exams, and conducting assessments to note progress. It also involves collaboration with lead teachers and colleagues to evaluate student progress and provide feedback to promote improvement.
The candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in English or a relevant field, have a TEFL/TESL/CELTA certification, and previous experience in teaching English as a Second Language (ESL). Fluency in English is a must, along with knowledge of effective teaching methodologies. Being creative, patient, and passionate about teaching are also crucial attributes for this role. Knowledge of Portuguese is not a mandatory requirement but is a beneficial asset.
We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic, reliable and has a genuine love for teaching. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, alongside the ability to work effectively within a team, are necessary for the role. Dedication to the personal and academic development of students and being a motivating figure are also important traits.
Evora, a charming, UNESCO-listed city in Portugal's Alentejo region, is a city rich in history and culture. From Roman ruins to medieval architecture and a vibrant gastronomy scene, Evora offers an enriching experience to its inhabitants. Its educational institutions including our language school, are renowned throughout Portugal, offering ample opportunities for professional growth and cultural immersion within this enchanting city.