Education/Teaching Assistant at a School in Funchal, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Funchal, Portugal
  • June 4, 2024 02:26
  • 600€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Jun 04, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Aug 04, 2024
  • Location:

    Funchal, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Education/Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Funchal, Portugal

Our well-regarded school, with a focus on empowering students and fostering a love for learning in a nurturing environment, is searching for an Education/Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated education team in Funchal, Portugal. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic professional who is passionate about education and children's development.

Job Description

As an Education/Teaching Assistant, your primary duties will include assisting teachers in the classroom, supervising and supporting students' learning activities, preparing classroom resources and materials, and maintaining an inclusive learning environment for all students. Furthermore, you shall assist in monitoring student progression, participation in school events, and ensuring the safety and wellbeing of students.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor's degree in Education or a related field and should have prior experience working in an educational setting. Proficiency in English and Portuguese is necessary, in addition to basic computer skills. International Baccalaureate (IB) experience is desirable but not essential. A clear background check and excellent references are required.

Personal Requirements

Successful candidates will be proactive, patient, caring, and have a genuine enthusiasm for teaching. They must demonstrate strong organizational skills, flexibility, and the ability to effectively communicate with students, parents, and colleagues. A positive attitude, sensitivity towards students’ needs, and a passion for lifelong learning are also must-have characteristics.

About Our School

Our school prides itself on being a multicultural learning community that aims for the highest standards of academic achievement, and the physical, emotional, and social growth of our students. We follow a broad and balanced curriculum that is enriched by a wide range of extracurricular activities.

About Funchal, Portugal

Funchal, the enchanting capital of Madeira, Portugal, is a vibrant city filled with culture, great food, and breathtaking nature. Known for its historical sites, botanical gardens, and cobblestone streets filled with cafés, it offers a conducive and exciting environment for living and working. The city maintains an idyllic balance of city life and nature, serving as an inspiration for both educators and learners alike.