Education Teaching Assistant at a Prestigious School in Porto, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Porto, Portugal
  • August 28, 2023 02:25
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Aug 28, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Oct 28, 2023
  • Location:
    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:
    30h / week
  • Salary:
    0€ - 900€

Job Description

Education / Teaching Assistant Position in Porto, Portugal

We are a reputably esteemed educational institution in Porto, Portugal, providing comprehensive programs across different grade levels. We are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and academically driven environment, promoting the holistic development of our students. We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated individual to join our team as an Education / Teaching Assistant.

Job Duties:

  • Assist lead teachers in creating lesson plans and curate classroom materials.
  • Provide support and reinforcement for students in individual or group settings.
  • Maintain a productive learning environment by ensuring cleanliness and orderliness of the classroom.
  • Prepare materials for classroom activities and assignments.
  • Monitor students during breaks, recreational activities, and field trips.
  • Help in grading assignments and record academic performance, attendance, and behavior of students.
  • Communicate students’ progress to parents or guardians under the teacher's supervision.
  • Participate in staff meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or relevant field.
  • Experience in an educational setting is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Portuguese.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a pleasant personality.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and deal with situations professionally.
  • First Aid and CPR certification is a plus.

About Porto:

Renowned as one of Portugal's significant cultural capitals, Porto not only boasts breathtaking landscapes but also a rich heritage, having been the birthplace of the world-famous Port wine. A city brimming with life and activity, from its historic buildings to its vibrant culinary scene, Porto offers an exceptional Portuguese experience whilst preserving its unique charm and tradition.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Patience and resilience in dealing with students of different age brackets and learning capabilities.
  • A passionate and enthusiastic attitude towards teaching, inspiring students to learn and excel.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to think quickly during classroom situations.
  • Strong understanding of child development and educational systems/standards.
  • Ability to work well in a team and contribute to a positive work environment.