English Teaching Assistant at Fuerteventura Languages School in Spain

  • Education / teaching
  • Fuerteventura, Spain
  • September 2, 2023 02:26
  • 400€ - 600€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Sep 02, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Nov 02, 2023
  • Location:
    Fuerteventura, Spain
  • Hours:
    20h / week
  • Salary:
    400€ - 600€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: English Teaching Assistant

About the language school:

Located in the heart of the idyllic Fuerteventura in Spain, our renowned language school is dedicated to promoting excellence and integrity in language learning. With a strong focus on student-centred learning, our mission is to instill a passion and proficiency for languages that will empower our students academically, professionally, and personally. We provide an environment that is nurturing, culturally diverse, and impactful, to foster a lifelong love for language learning.

Job Description:

We are looking for a dedicated English Teaching Assistant to support our teaching faculty. Responsibilities include:

  • Providing administrative support to teaching staff such as preparing learning materials, organising student records, and grading assignments.
  • Assisting with classroom management and ensuring a conducive learning environment.
  • Providing students with one-on-one support, answering their queries and ensuring they understand concepts fully.
  • Researching and incorporating innovative teaching methods into lesson plans.
  • Assisting in arranging and supervising field trips, social activities, and school functions.

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate must meet the following criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in English or related subject.
  • Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant or related role would be advantageous.
  • Fluency in English to a mother tongue standard.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and comfortable with handling classroom technology.
  • A TEFL certification or equivalent is considered a plus.

Personal Requirements:

We are looking for candidates who exhibit the following attributes:

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with students and staff.
  • A patient and adaptable nature, able to deal with the varied challenges of a classroom environment.
  • A passion for education and commitment to encouraging student engagement.
  • Highly organized, diligent and dedicated.

About Fuerteventura:

Embraced by a serene coastline of azure waters, Fuerteventura, the second-largest Canary Island in Spain, promises a cultural immersion like no other. From its white sandy beaches to its UNESCO biosphere reserves, Fuerteventura marries natural beauty with cultural charm. Daily life is a celebration of the island’s rich history, infused with a bustling music scene, colourful culinary landscape, and a year-round pleasant climate. The diversity, warmth of its people and vibrant spirit make Fuerteventura an enticing locale to both work and explore.