English Teaching Assistant at a Language School in Porto, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Porto, Portugal
  • May 20, 2024 02:27
  • 300€ - 600€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 20, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 20, 2024
  • Location:

    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    300€ - 600€

Job Description

English Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Porto, Portugal

We are a leading language institution in beautiful Porto, Portugal, renowned for our innovative approach to teaching English and other languages to students of all age groups. Our school boasts contemporary facilities, a diverse international student body, and a team of highly skilled educators.

Job Description

The applicant will serve as an English Teaching Assistant for our language school. Primary responsibilities will include:

- Assisting lead teachers in preparing and delivering English lessons in line with our teaching methodology.
- Engaging and motivating students of different backgrounds and age groups and enhancing their language skills.
- Identifying areas of improvement for individual students and tailoring teaching techniques to meet these needs.
- Developing and implementing educational activities to promote English language use within the classroom.
- Maintaining a positive, inclusive classroom environment conducive to learning.

Job Requirements

The successful candidate should meet the following qualifications:

- A degree in English, linguistics, education, or a related field. Previous experience as a teaching assistant or in teaching English as a foreign language is preferred.
- Fluency in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- A TEFL, TESOL or CELTA certification is desirable.
- The ability to work well in a multicultural team and adapt to dynamic environments.

Personal Attributes

We are looking for an individual who shows:

- Passion for teaching and the ability to inspire students.
- Empathy and patience, with a commitment towards creating a supportive learning environment.
- Strong organizational and planning skills.
- The ability to problem-solve and take initiative.

About Porto, Portugal

Porto, often dubbed as the "Cidade Invicta" or the "unconquered city", is Portugal's second-largest city and a bustling hub of culture, history, and adventure. Voted as the best European destination in 2014 and 2017, Porto is renowned for its vibrant culinary scene, Port wine production, picturesque cobblestone streets, and an eclectic blend of historical and modern architecture. Its welcoming inhabitants and enriching experiences make it a uniquely rewarding place to work and live. Boost your career and personal growth in this charming city filled with heritage and transformation. A journey of rich experiences awaits you in Porto as you join our diverse team.