Part-Time Teaching Assistant

Jacksonville, FL
Jul 18, 2019
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Job TitlePart-Time Teaching AssistantDepartmentUNF PreschoolPosition Number964000Requisition Number061362Position TypeStudent AssistantFull Time/Part TimePart-TimeTime-limited throughHoursVariesHourly Rate$8.46 NegotiableJob Summary/Responsibilities

Implements daily lesson plans and supervises children in groups and as individuals, maintains records of children’s activities, responsible for daily cleaning of center, communicate discipline problems, parent concerns, accidents, and facility problems to the lead teacher and perform related work as required. Related work might include, but is not limited to participation in workshops, seminars and special events.

Required Qualifications

- Must be a current UNF student
- High School Diploma

Preferred Qualifications

- CPR and First Aid Certified
- 40 hours of Children and Families training
- 5 hours of literacy training

Statement(s) of UnderstandingBackground CheckStatement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a background check. In conjunction with the University’s policy,
this position may also require a credit check.


The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.


UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.

Faculty InitiativesAnticipated Start DateJob Posting Date06/10/2019Application Review DateApplication DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesPoint of Contact InformationLuci Tappin 904-620-2372Hiring OfficialMahreen MianLocation if not JacksonvilleSpecial Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Luci Tappin at (904) 620-2372, or via e-mail at [email protected]

Quicklink Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a current UNF student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many years of experience directly related to the position/job function do you have?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7-10
    • 11+
  3. * What is the highest level of education you have attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PhD
  4. * Do you have at least 40 hours of Children and Families Training?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have at least 10 hours of literacy training?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Why are you interested in this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * What is meant by developmentally appropriate practices?

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * How would you handle an aggressive child?

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. * What do you think a parent would expect to receive from their teachers?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents

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