Faculty Job in Academic & University Information Technology Teaching Assistant (San Francisco, CA)

Title: Information Technology Teaching Assistant-San Francisco, CA

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt/
Regular Full-Time

Academic Support

  • Tutor students in Information Technology and study skills as
    needed
  • Provide administrative support for instructors and Academic Director as needed, including assisting with assignment grading
    and grade entry into our online system
  • Support additional special projects, as assigned, such as program improvement, focused
    teaching and learning, curriculum integration work, guest speaker program, and civic projects
  • Coordinate student participation in
    activities and events including service-learning projects, field trips, corporate gatherings, and Year Up events such as graduation
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Understanding of the Opportunity Divide and its
    drivers
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • Some work experience preferred, strong interest in technology and education
    required
  • Strong team orientation – desire to collaborate as a member of the Academic team
  • Moderate degree of technical
    literacy required; strong technical literacy a plus
  • An interest in implementing progressive teaching methodologies and in creating
    a hands-on, interactive learning environment
  • Excellent communication skills, mature interpersonal style, ability to interact with a
    diverse range of people, and strong teamwork skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills and the ability to work under
    pressure
  • A willingness to take initiative and the ability to be flexible while handling increased responsibilities
  • Strong
    Microsoft Office skills required
  • Proficiency with various Learning Management Systems (i.e. Schoology), and virtual and online
    video tools for teaching and learning (i.e. Second Life, Adobe Connect) preferred
  • A passion for working with urban young adults, an
    unshakable belief in their potential and a strong commitment to the mission of Year Up

COMPENSATION &
BENEFITS:

  • Benefits: Competitive package including 100% healthcare coverage, dental, and 401(k) match
  • Vacation:
    Three weeks paid vacation in first year of employment; four weeks after initial year
  • Professional development: Funds available to
    support staff in achieving career objectives

ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION:
Year Up is an award-winning
national 501(c)3 organization striving to close the Opportunity Divide by providing young adults ages 18-24 with the skills, experience, and
support that will empower them to reach their potential through professional careers and higher education. We were voted one of the Best
Nonprofits to Work For in the country by The Non-Profit Times for six consecutive years. Please visit http://www.yearup.org/careers to learn more.

COMMITMENT TO
DIVERSITY:

Year Up actively engages individuals from all backgrounds. We are committed to embracing diversity within our
organization because we firmly believe that diverse employee teams help us to achieve our best organizational outcomes and provide the most
effective support to our young adults as we work to close the Opportunity Divide. We are deeply dedicated to creating and maintaining an
inclusive and supportive work environment. Learn more about our commitment to diversity: http://www.yearup.org/about-us/careers/commitment-to-diversity/

As an equal opportunity employer, Year Up
is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, marital status,
veteran status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information or characteristics, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

TO APPLY:
Please submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume through our website.

Note that
applications without a cover letter will not be considered. We respectfully request no phone calls.

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