Education/Teaching Assistant at a School in Faro, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Faro, Portugal
  • October 10, 2023 02:27
  • 100€ - 700€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Oct 10, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Dec 10, 2023
  • Location:

    Faro, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 700€

Job Description

Education/Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Faro, Portugal

Located in Faro, in the South of Portugal, our school has been a pillar of education excellence for over a decade. We pride ourselves on providing an encouraging and supportive learning environment that fosters the development of a diverse student population.

Job Description:

As an Education/Teaching Assistant, you will play a vital role in enhancing the academic and personal development of our young learners. In this role, you will:

  • Support the head teacher in developing and implementing lessons and educational activities.
  • Assist students individually or in small groups to reinforce learning concepts presented by teachers.
  • Help in supervising students in the classroom, schoolyard and on field trips.
  • Prepare classroom materials, bulletin board displays and assist in keeping the classroom environment organized.
  • Track and report students' progress, behavior, participation and any noteworthy observations to teachers.

Job Requirements:

The applicant must:

  • Hold an associate's or bachelor's degree in Education or related field.
  • Be fluent in both Portuguese and English.
  • Have previous experience as a Teaching Assistant or similar role in an educational setting.
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Have a passion for working with children and an understanding of child development.

Personal Requirements:

We are seeking an individual who is:

  • Devoted to inclusivity, diversity and promoting a positive, respectful learning environment.
  • Flexible and patient with the ability to connect with students of varied learning styles and abilities.
  • Proactive, resourceful and able to thrive in a team-centric, collaborative setting.
  • Committed to lifelong learning and open to professional development opportunities.

Life in Faro

Faro is a charming, historic city in the Algarve region, known for its rich culture, idyllic weather, and stunning coastlines. It offers a wonderfully relaxed and friendly lifestyle with ample recreational activities including exploring its charming Old Town, visiting the local beaches or indulging in great local cuisine. As a city with a high quality of life and safe environment, Faro is an excellent place to grow both personally and professionally.