Education/Teaching Assistant at a School in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • April 26, 2024 02:25
  • 500€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 26, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 26, 2024
  • Location:

    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    500€ - 800€

Job Description

Job Title: Education / Teaching Assistant

School Description

Our respected institution is a vibrant and dynamic school in Guimaraes, Portugal that is dedicated to fostering intellectual growth and emotional happiness in every pupil. With a warm and friendly environment, we nurture creative minds through an enhanced and challenging curriculum. We have a committed and experienced teaching staff who work hand-in-hand with our cooperative parents and supportive community to stimulate young minds to learn and explore.

About Guimaraes

Known as the birthplace of Portugal, Guimaraes combines medieval charm with a pulsating modernity to create a city steeped in history and rich in cultural activities. It offers a serene and rich quality of life with its cobblestone streets, grandeur of historical monuments and the beauty of its lush parks. Guimaraes features a dynamic cultural scene and convivial lifestyle to its inhabitants.

Job Description

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Education / Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting in the creation and implementation of instructional materials and lesson plans. You will also assist in maintaining an environment conducive to educational excellence and student success.

Other responsibilities will include tracking student progress, supporting after-school activities, collaborating with teachers in managing class behavior and order, and facilitating students' academic growth and development. Moreover, the role will require assisting students with individualized education programs and understanding their unique learning and emotional needs.

Job Requirements

Applicants will have a diploma in Education or a related field, a minimum of 2 years of working experience in an educational setting, proficiency in English and Portuguese, and a strong knowledge of child development and learning strategies. Additionally, we value practical experience with learning diversity and special education.

Personal Requirements

Ideal candidates will showcase a warm and engaging personality, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a passion for education. You should be flexible, insightful, patient, and have a genuine interest in assisting children in their academic and social growth. In addition, problem-solving skills, ability to handle stressful situations, and a commitment to continuous learning and professional development are highly valued.