English Teaching Assistant at Language School in Evora, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Evora, Portugal
  • November 24, 2023 02:26
  • 600€ - 900€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 24, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 24, 2024
  • Location:

    Evora, Portugal
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    600€ - 900€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant in Evora, Portugal

A highly reputable Language School in the beautiful city of Evora, Portugal is actively seeking a professional and competent English Teaching Assistant. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a multicultural, supportive environment while gaining expertise in the field of international language education. The successful candidate will assist in the overall execution of English language classes under the direction of our experienced language instructors.

About the Language School

Our language school prides itself in offering quality language education to students from around the world. Over the years, we have consistently produced students proficient and confident in multiple languages. Our faculty is a multi-cultural team of experienced language teaching professionals that collaboratively work to ensure the education we provide is top-tier. In our teaching agenda, we foster an encompassing language learning environment that highlights not only grammatical correctness but also cultural understanding.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assisting the lead teacher with lesson planning and execution
  • Maintaining classroom order and discipline
  • Grading students' assignments and providing constructive feedback
  • Assisting students individually or in small groups to reinforce learning
  • Preparing teaching aids and materials as directed by the teacher
  • Covering classes when the lead teacher is absent
  • Organizing and participating in language-oriented extra-curricular activities
  • Attending staff meetings and professional development sessions

Job Requirements

  • Educational background in TEFL, TESOL, Linguistics or any related field
  • Exceptional command of both spoken and written English
  • Previous teaching or tutoring experience will be a strong asset
  • Possession of Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages(TESOL) or an equivalent certification
  • Europe-based candidates are preferred due to work permit requirements

Personal Requirements

  • Patience and flexibility to adapt to various teaching methods
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Cultural sensitivity and respect for diverse perspectives
  • Passion for teaching and language proficiency development

About Evora

Evora, a charming city in the heart of Alentejo region, is a UNESCO World Heritage site, famed for its well-preserved old town, Roman ruins and medieval cathedral. Evora offers a serene and beautiful environment that is reflective of Portugal’s rich cultural heritage, stunning architecture and renowned gastronomy. With inviting, friendly people and a lively social scene, Evora offers a unique blend of tranquility, culture, and dynamism, making it an excellent destination for international professionals.