Spanish Language Assistant

Oregon, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 04, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Spanish Language Assistant

Posting Number: R0003187
Location: Salem Campus

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Position Summary:
Willamette University is currently accepting applications for the position of Spanish
Language Teaching Assistant at Willamette University. We are looking for an energetic
person, with strong Spanish language skills, who will be prepared to tutor our students,
and be an ambassador of her/his country and culture on campus. The position entails
15 hours/week for 30 weeks, following the Fall and Spring semester calendar.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Tutor undergraduate students in Spanish grammar, writing and oral skills.
  • Organize cultural events, as permitted by Covid 19 protocols.

  • B.A. required.
  • Native or near native language fluency in Spanish.
  • Initiative and ability to develop, publicize and carry out, a cultural program for our students is essential.
  • Familiarity with US university system and teaching experience preferred.

Application Deadline: Open until finalists are selected, please apply immediately.

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You will need to upload the following two documents as part of your application materials in the "My Experience" section labeled Resume:
  • Cover letter addressing the required/desired qualifications and presenting any other applicant characteristics which deserve emphasis
  • Current Resume (including the name and email address of 3 references)

‚ÄčIncomplete applications will not be considered.

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