ITREB Portugal is looking to reinforce its volunteer structure for the next academic year, which will begin in September, with the admission of Dar-at-Ta’lim teachers for Lower Primary (6-8 years old) and Upper Primary (9-11 years old) classes.


Location: Saturday morning classes, at the Lisbon Ismaili Centre

Duration: Academic year 2022-2023

Weekly working hours: 4 hours / week

Your role:

Reporting to the Primary Teacher Educator this volunteer’s mission is to teach religious education classes to students aged from 6 to 8 years old or form 9 to 11 years old, guiding the co-construction of knowledge and facilitating and promoting learning related with Ta'lim curriculum.

What we need:

We are looking for a volunteer who loves teaching, learning and working with children aged between 6 and 8 years old or 9 to 11 years old.

We value the ability to plan and organize the dynamism and willingness to explore different teaching strategies, communication skills and student motivation, according to each age group.

Fluency in Portuguese and English is an essential requirement to teach Lower Primary classes.

What we can offer you:

  • Integration in a challenging area, of importance and recognition within the community;
  • Pedagogy and content training throughout the school year;
  • Sponsorship for participation in training courses at the Institute of Ismaili Studies (IIS).

Next step:

If you are interested in this opportunity, apply until September 17th.

  • Applications for Lower Primary Teacher here.
  • Applications for Upper Primary Teacher here.

Below we share testimonies of two volunteer teachers from Primary classes:

Testemony 1

Testemony 2