English Teaching Assistant at Evora Language School, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Evora, Portugal
  • March 16, 2024 02:26
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Mar 16, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    May 16, 2024
  • Location:

    Evora, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    0€ - 800€

Job Description

English Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Evora, Portugal

Language School Overview

Our Language School in the historic city of Evora, Portugal, prides itself on being a leading institution dedicated to delivering high-quality language education. With a diverse team of experienced educators and a robust curriculum, the school aims to provide students with comprehensive language skills, enhancing their intercultural understanding and preparing them for global opportunities. We foster an inclusive environment with small class sizes to ensure personalized attention.

About the beautiful City of Evora

Evora, renowned for its rich history and cultural heritage, is located in the Alentejo region of Portugal. Known as the "Museum City", Evora is a UNESCO World Heritage site, making it a truly captivating place to live and work. With its medieval walls, Roman-era ruins, and 13th-century Cathedral, Evora promises a unique experience of blending work and exploration.

Personal Requirements

We are looking for individuals who are:

Passionate about education and language learning.
Flexible, adaptable, and patient in dealing with students' diverse needs.
Proactive in problem-solving and capable of working independently when necessary.
Engaging, friendly and culturally sensitive in their interaction with students and staff.

Tasks

The teaching assistant will help the lead teacher in planning and implementing an engaging curriculum that focuses on the English language. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

Assisting the lead teacher in lesson preparation and material creation.
Helping the students in their daily tasks and course assignments.
Supervising classroom activities and ensuring a safe and inclusive learning environment.
Providing additional language support to students having difficulty with the English language.
Assisting with grading assignments and providing constructive feedback.
Coordinating with the lead teacher in organizing extracurricular activities to promote language fluency and cultural understanding.

Requirements

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

 

A Bachelor's degree in English, language teaching, linguistics, or a related field.
Fluent in English with excellent communication skills.
Previous experience as a teaching assistant, tutor, or similar role is preferred.
Proficiency in using educational software and digital teaching aids.
Strong understanding of English grammar rules and excellent writing skills.