Educational Teaching Assistant at a School in Porto, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Porto, Portugal
  • September 24, 2023 02:25
  • 300€ - 800€
  • Internship
  • Deactivated

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Sep 24, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Nov 24, 2023
  • Location:

    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    300€ - 800€

Job Description

School Description

Our school is a renowned institution located in the heart of Porto, Portugal's second largest city. We take pride in our vibrant learning community that nurtures students' potential, awakens their curiosity and molds them into responsible global citizens. Here, education infuses a passion for discovery, emphasizes holistic development and fosters resilience and compassion. We actively strive for academic excellence, supporting students to reach their highest potential through encouragement, challenge, and a strong focus on individual talents.

Job Opening: Teaching Assistant

We are seeking a dedicated, dynamic, and highly motivated individual to join our community as a Teaching Assistant. The perfect candidate will work closely with teachers to develop lesson plans, provide additional student support, and foster an inclusive and stimulating classroom environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in planning and preparing educational activities, materials, and lessons.
  • Provide individualized tutoring for students needing additional guidance.
  • Supervise students outside of the classroom, including leading field trips and managing lunch and recess periods.
  • Help to maintain a disciplined and nurturing classroom environment.
  • Works closely with the lead instructor to monitor student progress.
  • Maintain up-to-date student records and provide feedback to parents and school staff.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Education or related field.
  • Previous experience in a teaching or tutoring role is required.
  • Strong command of English language, both written and spoken.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively with staff, parents, students, and community members.
  • Strong organizational and classroom management skills.

Personal Requirements

  • A commitment to fostering positive student development and academic achievement.
  • Exemplary communication and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to inspire and motivate students of diverse backgrounds and learning styles.
  • Adaptable, patient, and empathetic to student needs.
  • Perseverance and dedication are of utmost importance.

About Porto

Porto is a coastal city located in northwest Portugal known for its stately bridges and port wine. As a cosmopolitan center of culture, fashion, and education, Porto combines modern sophistication with centuries-old tradition. The city's well-preserved historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, filled with enchanting narrow streets, ancient churches, and charming plazas. This lively city, balanced by a relaxed seaside atmosphere, offers an ideal environment for living and working, making it a great place for both domestic and international teaching professionals to cultivate their careers.