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Middle School Science Teaching Assistants - Academic Year 2020-2021

  • 08 Oct 2020 2:02 PM
    Message # 9292691

    Menlo School is looking for responsible, dependable individuals to provide important support to our Middle School Science Teachers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    These are part-time roles that will require approximately 20-30 hours per week. Candidates who are comfortable with a flexible and potentially-shifting schedule will be best for these roles.

    The Teaching Assistants will:

    • Assist with technology needs by supporting students at home with log-in and troubleshooting issues, and managing in-room microphones, desk cameras, and hardware.

    • Assist with Science Teachers with the preparation of lab materials for 75 students. This includes ordering, compiling, and distributing kits for students, tracking kits, and setting-up and breaking down in-class kits.

    • Assist with sanitation procedures.

    • Supervise at-home students while a Science Teacher is facilitating in-classroom, synchronous activities and labs.

    • Supervise at-home students with asynchronous activities while Science Teacher facilitates labs/activities that cannot be done at home.

    • Track student attendance, assignment submission, and digital discussion board responses.

    • Collaborate with Science Teacher on curriculum, as needed, but especially in terms of problem solving supplies and space requirements.

    Required Skills:

    • Detail-oriented

    • At ease with technology

    • Problem solver

    • Collaborative and supportive

    • Personable

    • Adaptable to potential daily changes

    • Able to move around a classroom

    • We strongly prefer candidates who have experience in the classroom or a non-traditional educational environment, summer camps, museum education, etc., with middle school-aged children

    • Background in science or education is a plus

    Menlo School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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