Educational Teaching Assistant at a School in Funchal, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Funchal, Portugal
  • August 8, 2023 02:26
  • 600€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Aug 08, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Feb 08, 2024
  • Location:

    Funchal, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Educational / Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Funchal, Portugal

A Brief Introduction to Our School

We are a leading educational institution in the picturesque city of Funchal, Portugal. We are devoted to providing high-quality education, encouraging students to reach their full academic potential in a friendly and stimulating environment. With a dynamic and dedicated staff, we implement an innovative curriculum, nurturing students' skills and knowledge while also fostering their personal and social development.

About Funchal

Located on the gorgeous island of Madeira, Funchal is a peaceful yet vibrant city surrounded by stunning natural beauty. Offering a welcoming and multicultural atmosphere, it presents an ideal environment for both teaching and learning. With its excellent weather, beautiful landscapes, and rich history and culture, Funchal certainly provides a unique and rewarding living experience for any prospective staff member.

Job Description

The primary role of the Education/Teaching Assistant is to give support to our teaching staff, ensuring a conducive and effective learning environment for our students. Tasks include:

  • Assisting teachers in planning and implementing lesson plans
  • Helping students with assignments and reinforcing classroom rules
  • Providing one-to-one or small-group support to students who need additional help
  • Helping with extracurricular programs and school events
  • Supporting students with special educational needs
  • Creating a secure, positive, and stimulating learning environment
  • Assisting with administrative duties such as preparing class materials

Job Requirements

We are looking for candidates who meet the following criteria:

  • A degree in Education or a related field
  • Fluent Portuguese speaker, with good English communication skills
  • Previous experience as a teaching assistant or a similar role
  • Excellent understanding of child development and learning strategies

Personal Requirements

The candidate should also exhibit the following qualities:

  • A passion for education and a strong desire to help students succeed
  • Ability to work in a team, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability
  • Patient, empathetic, and reliable
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Enhanced DBS Check