Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA)-Elementary, Literacy, & Special Education

University of Central Arkansas

United States

May 15, 2023

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Title Information

Working Title Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA)-Elementary, Literacy, & Special Education

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number G0162022

Department Elementary, Literacy, and Special Education Position Summary

The University of Central Arkansas invites applications for Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) positions in the Department of Elementary, Literacy, and Special Education. The College of Education recognizes that it's faculty and staff are fundamental to its success, and therefore, it is dedicated to developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

GTA's must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 GPA and must be enrolled as a full-time student (minimum 9 graduate credit hours).

Job Duties and Responsibilities

- Various administrative jobs as needed

- Proctor tests

- Help with classroom projects

- Grading

- Typing lessons, tests, or anything for classes

- Projects as assigned by the Chair or Admin of the department.

- Assisting faculty and staff with various tasks.

Skills Considered Essential for Success

-Knowledge of the organization and administration of higher education. -Knowledge of state, federal, and university rules, regulations and procedures. -Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment. -Ability to work collaboratively and independently with common goals as a part of a team. -Ability to make sound judgments and assist in resolving student concerns. -Effective interpersonal communication, writing, and organizational abilities. -Civility in all interactions of a public or confidential nature. -Demonstrate follow-up contacts and consultations in a timely manner.

Required Education and/or Experience License(s)/Certifications (Required or Preferred) University, Campus, and Community Description

Thank you for your interest in employment at the University of Central Arkansas. Founded in 1907, UCA has an enrollment of more than 10,000, of which more than 15% are graduate students. The university offers more than 90 undergraduate and 60 graduate certificate and degree programs, including doctoral programs in five disciplines. The undergraduate student body consistently scores above the national average on the ACT exam. UCA is proud of its tradition of teaching excellence and its contributions in research, scholarship, and creative activities. UCA seeks to attract students and employees that are dedicated to building a culture of diversity, belonging, inclusion, and equity.

Number of Hours per week 20 Desired start date 08/16/2022 Desired end date 05/15/2023

Posting Detail Information

Employment is contingent upon the availability of funds and course enrollments

UCA EEO Statement

The University of Central Arkansas is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution dedicated to attracting and supporting a diverse student, faculty and staff population through enhanced multicultural learning environments and opportunities. In keeping with its nondiscrimination policy in employment, admissions and other functions and programs, the university considers employees and students on the basis of individual merit and will not discriminate against a person on the basis of gender, race or color, ethnicity, religion, spiritual beliefs, national origin, age, familial status, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, disability, political beliefs, intellectual perspective, genetic information, military status, or other factors irrelevant to participation in its programs.

Open Date 05/05/2022 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

Provide a resume, cover letter, transcripts and contact information for three references.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Optional Documents

  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Other Transcripts
  • Veteran's Documents
  • Additional Documents
  • Class Schedule
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