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Math Teaching Assistant for Math and Natural Sciences Dept. (short Term)

Teaching Assistants job includes:


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Getting
the classroom ready for instruction;

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Assignments
are limited to freshmen and sophomore courses during the first 2 years. Based
on the department?s decision, the TA may assist in a junior/ senior course.

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Attending
lectures based on faculty request for the purpose of being able to tutor
students;

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Assisting
faculty members with classroom instruction, exams, and other miscellaneous
projects (including assistance with obtaining instructional materials needed
for classes such as textbooks and other teaching resources, e-learning
resources and procedures, labs tutorials, preparing multimedia equipment,
etc.);

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Helping
students who need extra support to complete tasks;

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Helping
faculty member to plan learning activities and complete records;

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Running
tutorial sessions, leading discussion sections, and fulfilling the assigned
homework problems/cases;

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Helping
faculty members in distribution of course evaluations and corresponding with
students on blackboard or related inter-campus communication system during
office hours and assisting with student conferences;

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Supervising
group activities;

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Guided
by the Faculty member, the TA may help in tracking the learning outcome of courses;

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Supporting
students with particular needs, working with them individually or in small
groups;

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Teaching
in review sessions under the department?s request.

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All
TAs must be present on campus during their colleges? hall exams from 8:30AM to
6PM. Time is tentative to final exam schedule. Each department should arrange
the time distribution for each TA.

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Performing
other related/similar educational duties as assigned by the course coordinator
or the HOD.

 

Joining Date: 
2016-12-17
Last Date to Apply: 
Degree: 
Bachelors
Number of Position: 
2
Rank: 
Vacancy ID: 
2
Closing date: 
Saturday, 30 January 2016
Vacancy Type: 
Admin
reports to: 
Foundation Program Unit Director
type: 
admin
job purpose scope: 
The TA is responsible for individual tutoring, the holding of general tutorial sessions, review presentations, and for assisting in departmental tasks as assigned by the department’s head or by the Dean. This position involves assignments covering 35 hour
education: 
MASTER, Bachelor with GPA 3.00+
major: 
related field, GPA must be above
Optional education: 
Optional major: 
professional certificate: 
behavioral skills: 

• excellent communication skills
• attention to details
• analytical skills
• Interpersonal skills
• Presentation skills

technichal skills: 

computer competence

working cond: 

inside the office/classroom.

experience: 

• Previous teaching experience

key responsibility: 

• Assist in departmental tasks:
o Help faculty prepare course materials;
o Grade homework;
o Participate in various departmental activities as assigned by the Dean; (e.g. Seminars, Social events, student activities, etc.).

• Provide feedback to the faculty on student academic weaknesses..
• Prepares weekly reports on the number of students tutored
• Give occasional review lectures.
• Help in proctoring of examinations within the College.
• Be available for a minimum of 20 hours for students who need tutoring.