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Teaching


Pay:

TBD

Overview

To create the optimal learning environment, the University relies on teaching assistants to support instructional faculty by interacting with students in online classrooms that have a large number of students.

We are currently in search of a passionate part-time Teaching Assistant to support our Online Foundations of Success (FOS) class for the upcoming Winter quarter starting January 2, 2019.

NOTE: Applications must include copies of unofficial transcripts to receive full consideration.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Analyze student activity within discussions and assessments and choose the appropriate responses

* Accurately use the right type of responses based upon training and input from the master instructor

* Assist in managing generic student communications

* Utilize online learning platform (Blackboard) to communicate with students

* Escalate unique issues to the master instructor

* Assist with grading

* Monitor engagement levels and provide recommendations on the best approach on how to increase engagement

* Other duties as assigned

* Adhere to university policies and procedures

Education:

* Master’s degree in any discipline

Work Experience:

* Previous teaching experience with adult learners required

Job Skills:

* Exhibits sound judgment in making decisions

* Ability to lead small group discussions

* Ability to keep accurate records

* Strong verbal and written communication skills

* Must have strong computer skills

Other:

* Access information using a computer

* Effectively communicate, both up and down the management chain

* Effectively cope with stressful situations

* Strong mental acuity

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