English Teaching Assistant at Languages School in Porto, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Porto, Portugal
  • November 10, 2023 02:25
  • 400€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 10, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 10, 2024
  • Location:

    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:


Job Description

Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant in Porto, Portugal

About Our Institution

We are a well-established language school located in the vibrant city of Porto, Portugal. Our institution is recognized for its commitment to providing high-quality English education apace with innovative teaching methodologies. We believe in fostering a dynamic, supportive, and multicultural learning environment.

Job Overview

We are currently seeking a dynamic, personable, and competent English Teaching Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will assist our English teachers in creating an interactive and engaging learning environment for our students. This role would suit someone who has a passion for education and a desire to broaden their teaching skills in a multicultural setting.

Key Responsibilities

As an English Teacher Assistant, your primary duties will include:

  • Supporting classroom teachers in planning and implementing daily learning activities.
  • Assisting in the development and execution of educational materials and programs.
  • Providing one-on-one guidance to students who require additional English language support.
  • Participating in staff meetings and professional development sessions.
  • Contributing to the overall maintenance of a positive and encouraging learning environment.

Job Requirements

Successful applicants will be expected to have:

  • An undergraduate degree in education, English or a related field (mandatory).
  • TESOL/TEFL/CELTA certification or equivalent (required).
  • Prior experience in a teaching/educational role. Experience of teaching English as a foreign language would be a plus.
  • Proficiency in English (both written and spoken).
  • Exceptional interpersonal, presentation, and communication skills.
  • A flexible, understanding, and patient approach to teaching.

About Porto

Porto is Portugal's second-largest city and a vibrant hub for culture, food, and entertainment. It's known for its historic buildings, beautiful Douro River views, and its famous port wine. With a rich history and warm, welcoming locals, it provides an enriching experience for those living or working here.