Educational Teaching Assistant at a School in Funchal, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Funchal, Portugal
  • May 15, 2024 02:26
  • 200€ - 300€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 15, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 15, 2024
  • Location:

    Funchal, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    200€ - 300€

Job Description

Education / Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Funchal, Portugal

Our school, located in the picturesque city of Funchal on the island of Madeira, Portugal, is looking for a dedicated and capable Education/Teaching Assistant. As a highly diverse and multicultural school, we have a passion for shaping young minds to be independent thinkers and world citizens.

Tasks and Responsibilities

The potential candidate is expected to perform the following responsibilities:

- Support teachers in preparing class materials and coursework.
- Provide assistance to students individually or in small groups for understanding the classwork and assignments.
- Track attendance and record students' behaviour in the class.
- Assist and supervise students during non-classroom activities such as meal times and recreational activities.
- Be proactive in maintaining a safe, clean, and conducive learning environment.
- Facilitate communication between parents, teachers, and administration.

Job Requirements

- A bachelor's degree in Education or a related field from an accredited higher education institution.
- Previous experience as a teaching assistant, preferable but not mandatory.
- Fluency in English and Portuguese.
- Proficient in basic computer applications like MS Office, Google Drive, etc.

Personal Requirements

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- A friendly and positive attitude towards children.
- Patient and empathetic perspective towards the learning abilities of different students.
- Aptitude to work in a multicultural environment.

About Funchal, Portugal

Funchal, the capital of Madeira, offers a perfect balance between the charm of a small town and the vibrance of a city. With its stunning coastlines, breathtaking green landscapes, and rich cultural heritage, it provides an ideal backdrop for a work-life experience like no other. The city is also renowned for being friendly, making it a welcoming place for both visitors and new residents.

About Our School

Our facility is a modern and equipped school, accommodating a diverse community from over 50 nations. Our curriculum follows international standards, and faculty members are experienced and professional in their respective fields. We foster a safe, inclusive, and positive environment in our school, encouraging our students and staff to strive for excellence.