English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • March 16, 2024 02:25
  • 400€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Mar 16, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    May 16, 2024
  • Location:

    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    400€ - 800€

Job Description

ENGLISH TEACHING ASSISTANT VACANCY IN GUIMARAES, PORTUGAL

We are a well-established language school located in the historical city of Guimaraes, Portugal. Our mission is to help students not only become proficient in English but also to enjoy and appreciate the intricacies of the language. We bring together a diverse group of students and provide a supportive environment to make language learning a fun and enriching experience.

Personal Requirements

Passionate about teaching English and committed to student success.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Emotionally intelligent with the ability to understand and address student's needs.
Proactively seeks feedback and takes initiative for self-improvement.
Flexible and adaptable to work in dynamic environment.

About Guimaraes, Portugal

Known as the birthplace of Portugal, Guimaraes is steeped in history and rich in culture. Its medieval architecture, traditional arts and crafts, and delicious local cuisine make it an excellent place to live and work. It provides a perfect balance of a tranquil lifestyle and vibrant city living with a lively cultural scene of theaters, museums, and art galleries. The city's narrow streets, historical monuments, and the castle are a constant reminder of Portugal's glorious past. Guimaraes offers a unique blend of history and modernity that is sure to captivate anyone who chooses to live here.

Tasks

Supporting the primary English teacher to deliver the curriculum effectively.
Reviewing and augmenting teaching material to ensure it caters to the needs of diverse students.
Conducting individual and group study sessions to reinforce language concepts.
Assisting in the assessment of student progress by administering tests and quizzes.
Providing feedback to students to help them improve their language skills.
Participating in school events, including parent-teacher meetings, open days, and school excursions.

Requirements

A bachelor's degree in English literature or related field.
Certifications in TEFL, TESOL, or CELTA are highly desirable.
Previous experience as an English teaching assistant or similar role.
Excellent command of both written and spoken English.
Familiarity with the latest language teaching methodologies.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team.