Conversation Assistant, El Prat, 20th November
CAPS is recruiting dynamic and creative native English speakers to work as a Conversation Assistant (CA) in El Prat. Successful candidates will be working in Spanish schools for 26 classroom hours per week with students ranging from 3-18 years old.
The position is for a start date of of 20th November until the 23rd of June 2018. The CA is paid a monthly grant payment of 951,60€ (this is take-home after any deductions) and is enrolled in a free 150 hour TEFL course provided by a Spanish University (if you already hold a TEFL advanced courses are offered).
You can find out more about us and the role through our website (http://capsassistants.com/).
Below is a list of some typical responsibilities of a CA:
-Assist in a whole class along with the main teacher and carry out speaking tasks individually, in pairs or with groups of up to 15 students
-Assist with the preparation of classes or prepare complementary material and also help with the preparation (not marking) of oral examinations such as Cambridge (PET), (KET), etc.
-Help in other subjects apart from English such as Science, Art, Sports, Theatre, I.T, etc.
-Explain the culture and traditions of CA’s own country
-Speaking practice with teachers helping the teachers of the school improve their oral English skills
-Extra-Curricular Activities: spend a maximum of 2 hours (included in your 25 teaching hours) assisting with or running extra-curricular activities
-Native English speakers (with EU passport or currently in Spain on a student visa)
-Ready to start in the next two weeks
-No criminal convictions
-Enthusiasm for working with children
-Commitment to give their all during the full programme
-Graduate who meet at least one of the following requirements:
• Studied Education, Psychology or Linguistics + experience in an educational setting.
• Studied another subject + TEFL certificate (or similar) + experience in an educational setting
• Studied another subject + ideally 1 year’s experience in an educational setting (please note that less experience may be considered depending on previous role and responsibilities)
If you are interested please send a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.