English Teaching Assistant at Languages School in Evora, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Evora, Portugal
  • May 27, 2024 02:26
  • 200€ - 600€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 27, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 27, 2024
  • Location:

    Evora, Portugal
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    200€ - 600€

Job Description

Job Posting: English Teaching Assistant

About the Language School

Located in the enchanting city of Evora in Portugal, our reputable Language School boasts an international faculty and multi-cultural environment. We offer world-class language education and foster an engaging pedagogical approach that makes language learning both exciting and efficient. Our students range from youngsters, adults, to business professionals. Our mission is centered on equipping students with language skills that are functional, culturally-aware, and applicable in various contexts. We now invite applications for an energetic and dedicated English Teaching Assistant.

Job Description

The successful candidate will work under the guidance of seasoned language instructors, helping design and execute effective lessons focused on improving learners' language proficiency and cultural understanding in English. Key tasks include:

- Assisting lead teachers in planning and implementing English lessons in line with the school's curriculum.
- Providing 1-on-1 assistance to students during lessons to reinforce learning materials.
- Setting up and managing class resources and supporting stimulating learning environments.
- Assisting in grading assignments and monitoring student progress.
- Helping organize and host intercultural events that promote English-language culture.

Job Requirements

It is desirable for candidates to:

- Hold a university degree, TEFL certification, or equivalent professional qualification.
- Have experience in English language teaching or tutoring.
- Demonstrate proficiency in English communication (both written and spoken).
- Possess amicable personality traits such as patience, creativity, and flexibility.
- Be culturally-sensitive and open to working with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

About Evora, Portugal

Evora is a charming city located in the Alentejo region of Portugal, known for its rich history and warm climate. It hosts a UNESCO World Heritage site and offers an exquisite blend of Roman, Gothic, and Baroque architectures. It is a lively student city that offers high quality of life, affordable living cost, and a diverse gastronomic scene. Its surrounding vineyards, olive groves, and cork forests provide a uniquely tranquil backdrop for residents. Its warm-hearted locals and slow-paced lifestyle make it an endearing destination for those seeking a peaceful work environment conducive for growth and exploration.