English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Faro, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Faro, Portugal
  • April 26, 2024 02:26
  • 500€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 26, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 26, 2024
  • Location:

    Faro, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    500€ - 900€

Job Description

Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant in Faro, Portugal

Language School Overview:

We are a reputable language learning institution located in the historic city of Faro, Portugal. Our institution takes pride in our vibrant multicultural environment and innovative teaching methods. We believe that anyone can learn a new language, and we are committed to helping learners achieve their goals through interactive, learner-centered approaches. We offer a diverse curriculum that includes various language courses, cultural immersion programs, and individualized study plans.

About Faro:

Tucked in the southernmost region of Portugal, Faro boasts a rich history, gorgeous beaches, and a wealth of cultural experiences. With a pleasant Mediterranean climate, Faro offers a unique blend of old-world charm and modern indulgences. Lively festivals, delectable cuisines, and friendly locals make Faro an incredible place to work and live. Our school is conveniently located within walking distance of the city center, offering a wealth of amenities and beautiful sights on your doorstep.

Job Role:

As an English Teaching Assistant, your primary tasks will include:

- Assisting the main English teacher in preparing and delivering English lessons for various levels
- Supervising and encouraging students during interactive learning activities
- Conducting conversation classes and workshops for enhancing students' spoken English skills
- Assisting in the creation of lesson plans, practice exercises, and educational materials
- Providing support in testing and assessment of students' performance and language skills
- Maintaining an engaging and lively learning environment
- Participating in school social activities and cultural excursions to provide immersion experiences

Job Requirements:

To be considered for this role, you must:

- Hold a bachelor’s degree in English, Education or related field
- Have prior experience in teaching or tutoring English; TEFL/TESOL certification is a plus
- Demonstrate high proficiency in spoken and written English
- Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Show enthusiasm towards teaching and inspire students to learn

Personal Requirements:

We are looking for candidates who:

- Are reliable, organized, and have good time management skills
- Can adapt teaching methods to cater to individual students' learning needs
- Have a positive attitude and can motivate students during challenging tasks
- Are resilient and patient, capable of handling students' occasional disruptions with understanding and professionalism
- Are open-minded, ready to interact with students from diverse cultural backgrounds