Oct 05, 2023
Dec 05, 2023
20h / week
600€ - 900€
English Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Guimaraes, Portugal
A renowned language school in Guimaraes, Portugal, is currently seeking an experienced, motivated, and committed English Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated team. This is an exciting opportunity to progress your teaching career in a well-equipped, welcoming, and professional environment.
Tasks & Responsibilities
- Work closely with the lead teacher in designing and implementing effective English lesson plans and classroom activities.
- Provide individualized instructions to each student by promoting interactive learning.
- Track student progress and provide regular feedback.
- Adapt teaching methods to meet students' varying needs and interests.
- Create an open and communicative classroom setting where students feel comfortable taking part in every day conversations in English.
- Provide assistance with managing student behavior and ensuring a safe and positive classroom environment.
- Participate in staff meetings, professional development, and school events.
- Bachelor’s degree in Education, English, or a related field.
- Certification in English Language Teaching (CELTA, TESOL, or TEFL)
- At least 2 years of experience in an educational setting.
- Excellent command of English (CEFR level C2 or above).
- Proficiency in Portuguese would be an advantage.
- Experience with technology in the classroom and digital teaching tools.
- Passionate about teaching with a genuine desire to help students improve their English.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Patience and resilience in managing classroom dynamics.
- Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
- Positive and creative approach to teaching.
Our language school offers a supportive and professional environment that promotes ongoing professional development and progressive teaching methods. Each member of our staff receives the necessary tools and resources to succeed in creating enriched learning experiences for our students.
About Guimaraes, Portugal
Guimaraes, often hailed as the birthplace of Portugal, is a historical city abundant with rich culture, impressive architecture, and a vibrant societal setting. Your experience working here will not just be about growing professionally but also immersing yourself into Portuguese culture and enjoying everything this spectacular city has to offer.