Educational Assistant at a School in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • July 22, 2023 02:27
  • 600€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Jul 22, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Jan 22, 2024
  • Location:
    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:
    25h / week
  • Salary:
    600€ - 900€

Job Description

Education/Teaching Assistant, Guimarães, Portugal

We are serving one of the most prestigious schools in Guimarães, Portugal renowned for highest standards of education, cultural inclusivity, and innovation in academic methodologies. As part of expansion, we seek to hire a devoted Education/Teaching Assistant.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the Head teacher during classroom sessions and activities.
  • Assist in preparing teaching materials, lesson planning and classroom management.
  • Help maintain student records and participate in staff meetings.
  • Provide assistance during examinations and laboratory experiments.
  • Support special needs students and those with learning difficulties.
  • Promote a positive and safe learning environment.

Job Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field. Previous experience working in a school environment is seen as an asset.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both Portuguese and English.
  • Proven ability to work in a team and to build strong relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
  • Outstanding organizational skills, adaptability and commitment to ongoing professional development.

Personal Requirements:

  • A passionate educator with a student-centric mindset.
  • The ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Patient, understanding and compassionate towards student needs.
  • The capacity to uphold a high level of confidentiality and professionalism.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, flexibility, creativity, and initiative.

About Guimarães, Portugal:

Guimarães is a charming and historic city, normally recognized as the cradle of Portugal. Its adorable narrow medieval streets, well preserved buildings, and delightful plazas make it a pleasure to explore. The city is rich in history, packed with cultural events, and surrounded by the beautiful mountainous landscape of Minho. Guimarães is a blend of its past and future, a perfect place for individuals who love to be a part of a progressive and vibrant community.