English Language Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • June 4, 2024 02:26
  • 100€ - 300€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Jun 04, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Aug 04, 2024
  • Location:

    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    100€ - 300€

Job Description

Vacancy - English Teaching Assistant, Language School in Guimaraes, Portugal

Job Description

We are looking for an English Teaching Assistant, highly proficient in English and passionate about teaching, to increase the learning experience of our students in one of the most prestigious language schools in Guimaraes, Portugal.


- Support our lead English teachers by preparing lesson plans and teaching materials
- Conduct English practice sessions for students to enhance their oral and written skills
- Follow up with students' progress and provide personalised feedback
- Coordinate with the teaching staff and contribute to curriculum development
- Ensure classroom discipline and etiquette
- Assisting in school events and field trips when necessary

Job Requirements

- Bachelor's degree in Education, English, or related field
- TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certification is preferred
- At least 1 year of teaching experience
- Proficient in English (both written and verbal)
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Understanding of teaching methodologies and classroom management

Personal Requirements

- A passion for teaching and ability to inspire students
- Empathetic and patient approach towards students
- Ability to adapt to diverse learners
- High level of professionalism and commitment to teaching standards

Language School Description

Our language school offers premium language training services to students of different age groups and levels, emphasizing practical application of language skills in real-world contexts. We focus on developing comprehensive language abilities - reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Our school also promotes understanding of cultures and customs where the language is spoken. Our teaching staff consists of passionate educators dedicated to enhancing students' language learning experience.

About Guimaraes, Portugal

Located in northern Portugal, Guimaraes is a city known for its significant historical importance and rich cultural heritage. Known as the birthplace of Portugal, Guimaraes is adorned with medieval architecture and quaint cobblestone streets. As a UNESCO World Heritage site, the city offers an enriching social and cultural environment for living and working. You'll get a chance to experience the warmth of Portuguese hospitality and the taste of delicious gastronomy.