Language Lab Assistant - Institutional Student Worker (Spring 2021)

Job description

Job Title: Language Lab Assistant - Institutional Student Worker (Spring 2021)
Location: UNG - Gainesville
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 222224
About Us

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 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 Summary

The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Language Lab Student Assistant. The Language Lab Student Assistant, under the supervision of the FL Lab Coordinator, is tasked with facilitating workshops and completing assessments and feedback on student lab activities for all 1001/1002 students in Spanish, French, German and Japanese. Language Lab Assistants are also available for tutoring in Italian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese. They assist students with the use of technology in the lab, with projects assigned by the professor and with tutoring and speaking practice as requested. Language Lab Assistants also complete administrative/clerical tasks to ensure the lab runs smoothly as directed by the FL Lab Coordinator. The Language Lab does hire some non-language specific FWS to help with administrative tasks and to be available to help students with using the technology required in the lab assignments.

  • Assessments of student lab activity or workshop submissions
  • Assisting students with language and technology questions relative to lab assignments
  • Provide extra help and tutoring, maintain a clean and welcoming environment, special projects/tasks as requested by faculty or the FL Lab Coordinator.
Required Qualifications
  • Must be enrolled at the University of North Georgia in a minimum of six (6) credit hours to qualify as a student worker
  • Students who wish to be tutoring assistants must have completed the 2002 level in the language they plan to work in or have at least that level of proficiency as determined in the in-person interview.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Must be able to stay calm and friendly in stressful, busy situations, deliver excellent customer service-
  • Willing to learn new software apps in order to help students complete assignments
Equal Employment Opportunity

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.




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Posted: 1/12/2021
Application Due: 2/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time