Secondary School Teaching Assistant

    Are you passionate about supporting the educational journey of secondary school students? Do you possess a natural affinity for adolescents and are eager to contribute to their learning experience? This may be the role for you.

    Learnlife is currently seeking a Learning Guide Assistant to join our Secondary Years Program in Barcelona. The position is available immediately. 

    At Learnlife, we are on a mission to revolutionize the global learning landscape. We are pioneering a new educational model that empowers joyful, lifelong learners and adapts to the evolving needs and preferences of present and future generations. Learn more about our innovative learning approach in this video.

    Role Overview

    This is not your conventional educational institution. We eschew traditional classroom structures, opting instead for multi-age program groups and a curriculum-free approach.

    As part of our dynamic learning team, you will collaborate on designing learning experiences, oversee self-directed learners, and provide push-in and pull-out support to learners during learning experiences. 

    Key Responsibilities

    • Assist learning guides in ensuring a seamless daily learning experience for learners.
    • Collaborate with the learning team to facilitate learning experiences across all program groups, ages 12-18. 
    • Foster a nurturing and empowering learning culture, promoting self-confidence, agency, and self-management skills among learners to foster self-directed learning.
    • Supervise and facilitate play opportunities for learners during free periods, snack breaks, and lunchtime.
    • Participate in regular planning, collaboration, and professional development sessions with the learning team, contributing to the iterative design process.
    • Coordinate with various stakeholders within the Learnlife community, including operations, finance, and admissions.
    • Serve as a role model for our community and company values.


    • Minimum of 2 years of experience working with students aged 12-18.
    • Proficiency in English at a C2 level is essential; Spanish proficiency is highly beneficial.
    • Demonstrated ability to establish rapport and build trust with adolescents.
    • Strong collaborative and creative skills, adaptable to a fast-paced, agile environment.

    If you are up for your next challenge, please apply with

    1. your CV and/or portfolio
    2. a brief letter (no more than one typed page) that outlines your motivation
    3. a short 1 minute video that introduces you, your passion as an educator. PLEASE upload your video as a URL in the provided space


    Contact person

    Leticia Lipp

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