Teaching Assistant in English - Online (Part-Time)

Strayer University - Remote (30+ days ago)3.4


To create the optimal learning environment, the University relies on teaching assistants to support instructional faculty by interacting with students in online classrooms that have a large number of students.
To create an optimal learning environment, the University relies on Teaching Assistants to support instructional Faculty by interacting with students in online classrooms that have a large number of students.

We are currently in search of a passionate part-time Teaching Assistant to support our Online undergraduate level English class for the upcoming Fall quarter starting October 1, 2018.

NOTE: Applications must include copies of unofficial transcripts to receive full consideration.

Essential Duties:
Analyze student activity within discussions and assessments and choose the appropriate responses
Accurately use the right type of responses based upon training and input from the master instructor
Assist in managing generic student communications
Utilize online learning platform (Blackboard) to communicate with students
Escalate unique issues to the master instructor
Assist with grading
Monitor engagement levels and provide recommendations on the best approach on how to increase engagement
Other duties as assigned
Adhere to university policies and procedures

Education:
All degrees must be conferred and from an accredited institution to be considered
Master’s degree in English, English Education or Communications

Work Experience:
Previous teaching experience with adult learners

Job Skills:
Exhibits sound judgment in making decisions
Ability to lead group discussions
Ability to keep accurate records
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Must have strong computer skills

Other:
Access information using a computer
Effectively communicate, both up and down the management chain
Manage potentially stressful situations in a professional and ethical manner
Strong mental acuity
If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete our application process, please contact our Human Resources Department at Careers@strayer.edu .