Career Opportunities in Mount Pleasant

Teaching Assistant

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Currently hiring high school and college students that have a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to assist with Robotics and Coding classes

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS · Present subject matter to students under the direction and guidance of a Sylvan teacher · Prepare lesson materials, for class instruction, exhibits, and demonstrations as needed · Assist children in small groups in order to reinforce learning concepts presented during instruction · Encourage students to use problem solving techniques individually and as a team · Distribute assignments, and collect them when they are completed · Enforce Sylvan policies and rules governing students to ensure utmost safety and well being · Instruct and monitor students in the use and care of equipment and materials, in order to prevent injuries and damage. · Observe students' performance, and record relevant data KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED · Completion of 3 years of high school math with minimum GPA of 3.0 · One to two years assistant teaching experience preferred · Experience using Microsoft Office and other standard business applications used by the Center · Knowledge of general office equipment such as copiers, printers, and office phones · Knowledge of tablet computers SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED · Proven ability to engage, motivate, and inspire students to learn · Strong interpersonal and communication skills · Coaching skills · Strong analytical, problem solving, and customer service skills · Strong organizational skills; Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and be flexible · Self-sufficiency in ownership of work and tasks · Proven ability to communicate effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience · Ability to work collaboratively; Strong team player · Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to ten pounds
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be a complete list of all job responsibilities or skills, knowledge and abilities required.

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