Summer Scholars Teaching Assistant
Summer Scholars Teaching Assistant 2018
Position Number: NA (4.)
Benefits Eligible: No
Campus Location: Gainesville
Job Close Date: 03/31/2018
General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Teaching Assistant for the Summer Scholars program. The Teaching Assistant will assist teachers of STEM and humanities classes with lesson planning, small group instruction, and academic and physical education activities during the four -week academic program. Fluency in Spanish strongly desired and preferred.
This position will begin 05/14/18 and will end 06/28/18.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 19,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Teaching Assistant will:
- Attend pre-planning sessions in May
- Lead physical education activities
- Assist students during arrival, lunch and dismissal times each day
- Participate in hands on STEM and social studies activities and projects
- Attend all field trips
- Keep a daily journal
- Attend daily planning meetings
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
- High School graduate. Must be currently enrolled in college. Current UNG students preferred.
- Preferred successful completion of Educational Foundations Courses
- Total of 20 hours fieldwork with K-12 students is preferred.
- Spanish fluency preferred.
Anticipated Hire Date: 05/14/2018
Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.
Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.