French Language Teaching Assistant at Porto Language School, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Porto, Portugal
  • July 22, 2023 02:26
  • 600€ - 800€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Jul 22, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Jan 22, 2024
  • Location:
    Porto, Portugal
  • Hours:
    30h / week
  • Salary:
    600€ - 800€

Job Description

The French Language School of Porto: Vacancy for a French Teaching Assistant

About the Institution

We are a premier language academy located in the beautiful city of Porto, Portugal. Focused on providing exceptional language education, we cater to a broad range of backgrounds and ability levels. Our institute promotes a stimulating learning environment where the culture and charm of the languages taught are celebrated. Our French department, in particular, is renowned for its high-grade proficiency and immersive teaching methodologies.

Job Description

We are currently seeking a dynamic French Teaching Assistant to join our team. The assistant will be responsible for supporting the language educational process under the supervision of a certifiedFrench teacher. This involves tutoring students in individual or group settings, contributing to lesson planning and preparation, providing guidance in pronunciation and conversation, creating and grading assignments, and assessing student performance. The assistant will also be expected to manage classroom dynamics, provide necessary administrative support and contribute to enriching the French curriculum with cultural elements.

About Porto

Porto is a charming city, well-known for its stunning architecture, illustrious history, and vibrant culture. The city offers a high standard of living, complemented by stunning views of the Douro River and proximity to beautiful beaches. Porto's gastronomy scene centers on its famous Port wine and a variety of delectable local dishes. Commissioned as a UNESCO World Heritage site, Porto offers a rich blend of tradition and modernity, making it an ideal place for cultural immersion.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in French language studies or similar qualifications. A master's degree or a study abroad experience in a French-speaking country would be advantageous. Additionally, an appropriate teaching certificate is required. Fluency in Portuguese is desirable but not mandatory. Previous experience teaching French in a formal setting would be a definite plus.

Personal Requirements

We are looking for an individual with a genuine passion for the French language and culture. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and communication skills, creativity in teaching practices, and a natural ability to motivate students. You should be comfortable working in a multicultural, multilingual environment and demonstrate a collaborative approach to team tasks. Punctuality, accountability, and a proactive approach are vital traits we value.

To be considered for this role, candidates must be eligible to work in Portugal.