Educational Teaching Assistant at a School in Tenerife, Spain

  • Education / teaching
  • Tenerife , Spain
  • May 14, 2024 02:27
  • 400€ - 700€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    May 14, 2024
  • Expiration date:

    Jul 14, 2024
  • Location:

    Tenerife , Spain
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    400€ - 700€

Job Description

Job Vacancy: Education / Teaching Assistant

School Description

We are a well-established, dynamic, and forward-looking school based in the heart of Tenerife, Spain. We boast a truly international and multicultural community, delivering an innovative and comprehensive education to students of diverse backgrounds. Our curriculum is grounded in rigorous academic traditions, yet maintains a strong focus on holistic learning, character development, and community spirit. We have a strong ethos of fostering individual potentials and a nurturing environment to encourage students to become global citizens.

About Tenerife

Tenerife, the largest of Spain's Canary Islands, is home to the majestic Mt. Teide, beautiful beaches, historical towns, and a vibrant culture. Despite being a popular tourist spot, Tenerife also provides an ideal living situation with its warm and sunny weather, delicious cuisine, rich cultural heritage, and friendly locals. An international hub and a juxtaposition of traditional and modern living waits for you here in Tenerife.

Job Description

We seek a dedicated and passionate Education/Teaching Assistant to support our team of educators in facilitating effective learning for our students. As a teaching assistant, you will work under the supervision of our teachers and play a significant role in the planning and delivery of lessons. Other responsibilities would include supporting students with educational activities, aiding teachers in managing class behavior, and getting involved in school events – all to create a supportive and enriching learning environment.

Responsibilities

- Providing academic and administrative support to teachers.
- Liaising with parents, teachers, and school administrators as needed.
- Assisting with planning, preparation, and delivery of lessons.
- Supporting students with educational activities.
- Maintaining records of students' progress and development.
- Helping in promoting positive student behavior.
- Participating in school events and activities.

Qualifications & Skills

- A bachelor’s degree in relevant field – education or child psychology preferred.
- Previous experience in a school setting is beneficial.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal in English and Spanish.
- Understanding and empathy towards children’s needs.
- Good organizational and time management skills.
- Ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and staff.
- Advanced problem-solving skills.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team; proactive, reliable, and design-minded.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, and provide evidence of appropriate professional references and a clear DBS check.