Working Title Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA)-Elementary, Literacy, &
Posting Number G0162022
Department Elementary, Literacy, and Special Education
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
- 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
-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
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
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
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Provide a resume, cover letter, transcripts and contact information for three
Posting Supplemental Questions
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Cover Letter/Letter of Application