English Language Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Faro, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Faro, Portugal
  • May 19, 2024 02:27
  • 300€ - 700€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 19, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 19, 2024
  • Location:

    Faro, Portugal
  • Hours:

    20h / week
  • Salary:

    300€ - 700€

Job Description

Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant

Location: Faro, Portugal

Located in the world-renowned Algarve region, Faro is a city that embodies the rich history and culture of Portugal whilst embracing the vibrance of modern life. Framed by beautiful beaches and local gastronomy, it offers an exceptional lifestyle and a welcoming international community, making it the perfect place to embark on a teaching career in a language school.

Job Overview:

Our language school, renowned for its modern teaching methods and technology focussed language learning experience, is currently seeking a proficient English Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will join our team of skilled educators and contribute to high-quality English instruction in our school. This is a full-time position.

Tasks:

- Assist lead English instructors in creating and implementing lesson plans
- Facilitate group activities and discussions that encourage English language use
- Offer individualized instruction to students, analyzing their needs and improving their language skills
- Provide feedback on students' progress and assist in the development of report cards
- Contribute to the creation and delivery of school events and programs
- Participate in staff meetings, teacher-training programs, and other school activities

Job Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree in English, Education, Linguistics, or related fields
- TESOL, TEFL, or CELTA certification
- Minimum 1 year of English teaching experience, preferably in a similar classroom setting
- Excellent command of English, both written and oral
- Knowledge of a second language, preferably Portuguese, is advantageous but not mandatory
- Strong understanding of various teaching methodologies and differentiation techniques

Personal Requirements:

- Passionate about teaching and language education
- Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
- Able to work well in a multicultural team
- Strong organizational and time-management skills
- Highly adaptable to new teaching technologies and methodologies

About Our School:

Our school is respected in the field of language education, well-known for combining traditional classroom teachings with innovative digital tools. We provide an inclusive environment where both students and staff can thrive. We also take pride in fostering a diverse learning community that respects and values cultural differences.