Oct 29, 2023
Dec 29, 2023
20h / week
300€ - 800€
Vacancy: Spanish Teaching Assistant at a Renowned Language School in Guimaraes, Portugal
A reputable Language School in the historic city of Guimaraes, Portugal, is currently seeking a passionate and dedicated Spanish Teaching Assistant. This leading institution prides itself on offering innovative language learning experiences and global mobility through diverse language-based services. Our dedicated staff members provide a supportive and engaging environment for students of various age groups, cultural backgrounds, and learning abilities.
Roles and Responsibilities:
- Assisting the lead teacher in teaching Spanish to students of different age groups and competency levels.
- Planning and creating engaging lessons that encourage students' language fluency and cultural understanding.
- Supporting in evaluating students' progress, providing constructive feedback, and adjusting teaching methods accordingly.
- Collaborating with other school staff to enhance the overall learning experience of students.
- Participation in extracurricular activities related to Spanish culture and language learning.
- A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably in Spanish Language, Education or a related field.
- Prior experience in teaching Spanish at any level is desirable.
- Fluency in both Spanish and English. Knowledge of Portuguese is a plus.
- Broad knowledge of Spanish culture and the ability to incorporate this into the curriculum.
- A passion for language learning and teaching.
- Excellent communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills.
- Adept at dealing with learners of different age groups and learning abilities.
- Ability to inspire and motivate learners to enhance their language skills.
- A positive, open-minded approach to multi-cultural learning.
Guimaraes, the city where our school is located, is a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its rich history and culture. As the birthplace of Portugal, it offers an intriguing mix of historical sites, vibrant traditions, and contemporary lifestyle. Here, where the battle that brought Portugal its independence was fought, you have the opportunity to forge a career alongside passionate educators while also experiencing the charm and vibrancy of Portuguese life.