Spanish Teaching Assistant at Languages School in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • November 20, 2023 02:27
  • 100€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 20, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 20, 2024
  • Location:

    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant in Guimaraes, Portugal

Job Description

We are searching for an English Teaching Assistant to join our Languages School located in Guimaraes, Portugal. The chosen candidate will help to develop lesson plans, assist the lead English teachers in instruction, and help the students build their language skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing supporting materials for lessons, such as flashcards, audiobooks, or interactive learning tools.
  • Assisting in creating fun, interactive, and educational lessons to encourage students' participation.
  • Acting as a bridge between the teachers and students, ensuring students comprehend the lesson.
  • Providing feedback to the teaching staff about students' progress and participation.
  • Researching and utilizing beneficial resources to enhance students' English reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in English, Education, or a related field.
  • Previous experience in an academic setting as a teaching assistant or tutor is preferred.
  • Excellent command of English, both spoken and writing with a clear accent.
  • Valid work authorization to work in Portugal.

Personal Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A passion for promoting language learning amongst students.
  • Ability to work well in a collaborative and diverse team environment.
  • Patience, creativity, and a positive attitude towards teaching.

Our Language School

Our language school focuses on providing high-quality language instruction to students of all ages. In addition to our in-person lessons, we offer a variety of online resources so students can practice their language skills at home. All our lessons are designed to be interactive and engaging, encouraging students to actively participate and acquire fluency faster.

About Guimaraes, Portugal

Located in the north of Portugal, Guimaraes is a city heavily enriched with historic and cultural significance. Known as the 'birthplace of the Portuguese nation', Guimaraes offers a vibrant life to its inhabitants, mixing modernity and tradition. Its historical center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is an exuberant display of well-preserved medieval architecture and liveliness, making it an inspiring place to learn and teach languages.