Educational Teaching Assistant in a Porto, Portugal School

  • Education / teaching
  • Porto, Portugal
  • April 9, 2024 02:25
  • 500€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Apr 09, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jun 09, 2024
  • Location:

    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    500€ - 800€

Job Description

Vacancy Announcement: Educational / Teaching Assistant

School Description

We are a highly respected international school located in the vibrant city of Porto, Portugal. Our learning environment provides a diverse education that encourages critical thinking, creativity and develops life-long learning abilities. Equipped with excellent facilities, we are staffed by dedicated professionals who care for the achievement and wellbeing of every student. Now, we are seeking an enthusiastic Educational / Teaching Assistant to join our team.

Job Description

The Educational / Teaching Assistant is expected to work closely with teaching staff, assisting in the planning and implementation of daily teaching plans. This role demands high levels of interaction and engagement with students, ensuring the promotion of a supportive and productive learning environment that caters to various learning needs. Moreover, the Educational / Teaching Assistant will be assisting during traditional classes, monitoring examinations, supporting students with special needs, and supervising students' behavior during recess. This position is essential in helping students grasp lesson material and ensuring the smooth running of the school facilities.

Key Tasks

- Assisting teaching staff with lesson preparation and implementation.
- Helping to create a positive, inclusive educational environment.
- Providing appropriate feedback and educational support to students.
- Taking part in school activities and events.
- Supporting students with special education needs.

Job Requirements

A suitable candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree in education or related field. Essential requirements include fluency in English and Portuguese, ready to work with diversity, exhibiting excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Experience in education or a related field is favourable.

Personal Requirements

A candidate with a passion for education and a dedication to student achievement and wellbeing will excel in this role. The ideal candidate will be a proactive self-starter whose approachability and enthusiasm inspire students. They must be patient, adaptable, and able to work in a team.

About Porto

Porto, the second-largest city in Portugal, is celebrated for its rich history, stunning architecture, and a vibrant cultural life. It is famed for its port wine and boasts some of Portugal's best culinary experiences. Combining high-quality of life with stunning cultural heritage and friendly locals, Porto offers an enchanting blend of modern and traditional experiences which makes for a remarkable place to work and live.