Teacher's Assistant - Art

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Position Information

Classification Title Student Assistant I
Job Code/BCAT SA I
Position Type Student
Department Art
Position Title Teacher's Assistant - Art
Position Number
Budget Position Number 1809
Pay Scale $7.25 - $8.50
Nature of Work

Teaching Assistant for 100-seat lecture course dealing with art history and a variety of related topics including religion, race, and socio-economic issues, as well as popular visual culture.

Required Qualifications

Assistant would be responsible primarily for grading short writing assignments. Other responsibilities might include in-class monitoring of testing. Responsibilities will require an average of 5-8 hours per week.

Preferred Qualifications

Applicant has an interest in art history and history in general, as well as an interest in writing.
Graduate Student

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Lift up to 25 lbs.

Does this position require any special certification/ license? If yes, please specify.
Notice to Applicants
Position Status Temporary - Part-Time
Position Notes

Student Assistant I positions include standard, routine duties which require minimal prior training or experience. Most often, Student Assistant I positions work with other students and are frequently supervised.

Required Qualifications

Must be a current University of West Georgia student enrolled for six credit hours and maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative grade-point average unless otherwise noted/indicated by the hiring department.

Number of Hires Requested for Position Title 1
Funding Source 10500-1001104-11200-11000

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST01028
Posting Date 12/06/2017
Closing Date 01/05/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Please send application materials to Perry Kirk pkirk@westga.edu and Jeffry Hammack jhammack@westga.edu in addition to the online application.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage Of Total Time 90%
Responsibility / Duty

Assistant would be responsible primarily for grading short writing assignments.

Percentage Of Total Time 8%
Responsibility / Duty

Other responsibilities might include in-class monitoring of testing.

Percentage Of Total Time 2%
Responsibility / Duty

Mandatory Compliance, Training, New Student Employee Orientation, Job Training and any other Professional Development.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you admitted to the University of West Georgia and enrolled for at least 6 credit hours?
    • YES
    • NO
  2. * Do you have a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0 in all college course work attempted? (First semester freshmen and first semester graduate students should select yes).
    • YES
    • NO
  3. * Are you participating in the Dual Enrollment program, also known as Move On When Ready? This program allows students currently enrolled in high school to attend college classes.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter