German Language Teaching Assistant in Viseu, Portugal

  • Education / teaching
  • Viseu, Portugal
  • November 15, 2023 02:26
  • 400€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 15, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 15, 2024
  • Location:

    Viseu, Portugal
  • Hours:

    40h / week
  • Salary:

    400€ - 900€

Job Description

Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant

Our esteemed language school located in the beautiful city of Viseu, Portugal is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced English Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic team. Known for promoting a multicultural environment with an emphasis on student engagement, our school offers a variety of language courses to both local and international students.

Job Description

The successful candidate will assist the lead teacher in planning and executing the English curriculum, ensuring a high quality educational experience for our students. Main duties include:

  • Supporting the lead teacher in lesson planning and preparation.
  • Assisting in the classroom to maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Providing individual help to students as necessary.
  • Setting up activities and supervising students during class hours.
  • Evaluating student performance and providing feedback.
  • Attending staff meetings and contributing to curriculum development.
  • Providing administrative support such as grading papers and recording attendance.

Job Requirements

Required qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in English, education, or related field.
  • TEFL/TESOL or other similar certifications.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in teaching English as a second language.
  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken).
  • Basic knowledge of Portuguese language would be a plus.

Personal Requirements

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking abilities.
  • Passion for teaching and the ability to inspire students.
  • Patience and understanding when dealing with students of different skill levels.

Viseu, Portugal

Viseu is a city rich in historical background with architectural wonders and stunning natural landscapes. It is often referred to as the 'Garden City' of Portugal due to its extensive green spaces and impressive parks. Additionally, Viseu is known for its vibrant community, welcoming locals, and a high standard of living making it a great city to reside and work. Throughout the year, Viseu hosts a variety of cultural events, providing opportunities to experience Portuguese heritage and traditions.