Education and Teaching Assistant at a Prestigious School in Alicante, Spain

  • Education / teaching
  • Alicante, Spain
  • October 17, 2023 02:27
  • 500€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Oct 17, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Dec 17, 2023
  • Location:

    Alicante, Spain
  • Hours:

    25h / week
  • Salary:

    500€ - 900€

Job Description

Educational/Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Alicante, Spain

We are a vibrant and inclusive school situated in the picturesque city of Alicante, Spain. Our mission is to nurture creativity, knowledge, and wisdom in our students by providing a dynamic learning environment. We are dedicated to fostering an inclusive educational environment for pupils from various backgrounds, and we are dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in education. We are currently searching for a dedicated, passionate, qualified Education / Teaching Assistant to join our inclusive and encouraging teaching team.

Job Description and Responsibilities

As an Educational/Teaching Assistant, you will be working alongside class teachers to support pupils' learning in the classroom. This includes assisting with lesson preparations, managing class resources, and supporting pupils with their daily tasks. You will also be assisting students with special educational needs and providing pastoral care, including behavioral and emotional guidance.

The designated Teaching Assistant will also be expected to:

  • Adapt teaching methods to meet students' varying needs
  • Support students in extra-curricular activities and school outings
  • Maintain a sound understanding of school safeguarding processes
  • Contribute to the proper assessment, recording, and reporting of students' development
  • Participate fully in staff meetings and professional development sessions

Personal and Professional Requirements

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about education, with a genuine interest in children’s development at the individual and group levels. The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent communication skills, patience, and adaptability. Experience working within an educational setting and a background in early childhood education or teaching are prerequisites for this role. A working level of proficiency in both English and Spanish will be highly advantageous.

Qualifications include:

  • A degree in Education, or a related field, from an accredited institution
  • Previous experience in an educational environment
  • Fluency in Spanish and English

The job requires creativity and initiative and the ability to maintain a positive, energetic demeanor. Familiarity with the Spanish education system is an asset. A willingness to commit to personal professional development is also essential.

About Alicante City

Alicante is a port city on Spain's southeastern Costa Blanca. It's known for its old town, with narrow streets, colorful houses and a lively nightlife scene. Surrounded by mountains and boasting some of the country's most lauded beaches, Alicante offers a perfect balance of modern city life and outdoor adventure. The city possesses a rich history, a vibrant culture, and a welcoming, cosmopolitan community. Alicante undoubtedly offers a high quality of life to its residents.