Bilingual Education Teaching Assistant at Lanzarote, Spain School
- Education / teaching
- Lanzarote, Spain
- July 26, 2023 02:25
- 500€ - 700€
A thriving and multicultural school located in the heart of Lanzarote, Spain, seeks an experienced, passionate and motivated Educational/Teaching Assistant to support the learning objectives of the students within a classroom setting.
We are a successful school dedicated to providing high-quality education for children aged 4-11 years. Our mission is to create an inclusive environment that nurtures every child's intellectual, emotional, physical, and social development. Committed to academic excellence, we offer a broad and balanced curriculum adapted to meet the unique needs of each student. Fostering creativity, innovation and critical thinking, we encourage our students to become active global citizens.
The successful candidate must be supportive in addressing children's personal, developmental, and educational needs. This includes assisting the teacher with classroom preparation, supporting learning activities, promoting equality, inclusion, and managing classroom behaviour. The candidate will also be required to monitor, record, and report student progress.
You will be expected to maintain a supportive relationship with students, parents, and colleagues, fostering an environment of mutual respect and cooperation. As a key part of a child's educational experience, you will have an active role in pastoral care, including promoting self-esteem and providing emotional support.
Applicants should hold a bachelor's degree in Education or a related field and ideally have experience in a similar role. A strong understanding of child development and learning strategies and a sensitivity to children’s needs are essential. Certification in First Aid and knowledge of Spanish is desirable but not a requirement.
Applicants must be enthusiastic, patient, and able to inspire and stimulate young minds, ensuring they reach their full potential. Exceptional communication skills, and the ability to work effectively and creatively as part of a team are crucial. A commitment to continuing professional development is also required.
Located in Spain's Canary Islands, off the coast of West Africa, Lanzarote is a land of surreal landscapes and stunning beaches. Known for its year-round warm climate, volcanic geology, and palm-filled valleys, this island is a unique blend of ethereal beauty and European charm.