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Part-Time Teaching Assistant

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Luci Tappin at (904) 620-2372, or via e-mail at l.tappin@unf.edu.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Part-Time Teaching Assistant
Department UNF Preschool
Position Number 944013
Requisition Number 060011
Position Type Other Personnel Services Part Time
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hours
Hourly Rate $8.10 Negotiable
Job Summary/Responsibilities

Implements daily lesson plans and supervises children in groups and as individuals, maintains records of children’s activities, responsible for daily cleaning of center, communicate discipline problems, parent concerns, accidents, and facility problems to the lead teacher and perform related work as required. Related work might include, but is not limited to participation in workshops, seminars and special events.

Required Qualifications

High School Diploma

Preferred Qualifications

CPR and First Aid Certified
40 hours of Children and Families training
5 hours of literacy training

Statement(s) of Understanding Background Check
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a level II background check, which includes fingerprinting. In
conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check

EOD

The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.

Carnegie

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Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date
Job Posting Date 07/07/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Luci Tappin 904-620-2372
Hiring Official Mahreen Mian
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Luci Tappin at (904) 620-2372, or via e-mail at l.tappin@unf.edu.

Quicklink http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/3422

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How many years of experience directly related to the position/job function do you have?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7-10
    • 11+
  2. Are you a current UNF student?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. What is the highest level of education you have attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PhD
  4. Do you have at least 40 hours of Children and Families Training?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. Do you have at least 10 hours of literacy training?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. Do you hold both a CPR and First Aid Certification?
    • CPR Certification Only
    • First Aid Certification Only
    • CPR and First Aid Certification
    • Neither
  7. Why do you want to work in a preschool setting?

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. How would you handle an aggressive child?

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. What is meant by developmentally appropriate practices?

    (Open Ended Question)

  10. What do you think a parent would expect to receive from their teachers?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents