Technology/Teaching Assistant

Updated: 26 days ago
Location: Waltham, MASSACHUSETTS
Job Type: PartTime

Brandeis University EDUCATION PROGRAM seeks to hire two part-time technology/teaching assistants to support instructors teaching courses in our graduate Teacher Leadership Program during an intensive 3-week summer session in July. The session runs July 8 - July 25 and the expectation is that the tech/teaching assistant will be on campus from 8:00am - 4:00pm Monday through Thursday and 8:00am - noon on Fridays for the three weeks of the session and also meet several times with the instructors before the session begins. The responsibilities include: 

  • Managing the instructors' powerpoints before and during the class sessions;

  • Organizing materials and supplies; 

  • Assisting the instructors in the creation and management of small groups;

  • Posting materials on LATTE;

  • Thought partnering with the instructor around class dynamics;

  • Documenting student work and progress through photo and video evidence.

The ideal candidate is a seasoned educator who is comfortable with classroom AV equipment. Familiarity with our Teacher Leadership Program is not required but is an additional asset.

Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Diversity, equity and inclusion are important values at Brandeis today and always have been for they are rooted in our founding as an institution. These values serve as a reminder for self-reflection, and a continuous call to grow for us as Brandeisans.  Founded as a model institution for ethnic and religious pluralism, Brandeis University welcomes students, faculty, and staff of all nationalities, religions, and orientations.  Moreover, social justice is central to the mission of Brandeis, which endeavors to foster a just and inclusive campus culture that embraces the evolving diversity of our larger society.  Read more online about our Mission and Diversity Statements at Brandeis Mission and Diversity Statements.

If you are interested in a role and have relevant experience but your work history does not align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we nevertheless encourage you to apply.

Closing Statement

Brandeis University is committed to providing its students, faculty and staff with an environment conducive to learning and working and where all people are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnicity, caste, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, including transgender identity, religion, disability, age, genetics, active military or veteran status and any other characteristics protected under applicable federal or Massachusetts law.

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