Student Survey Proctors - Nevada Teacher Corps
TNTP is currently seeking Student Survey Proctors for our Nevada Teacher Corps teacher training program to conduct a series of classroom survey administrations in Las Vegas. Student Survey Proctors will be TNTP employees based in our Las Vegas program office.
Who We Are
TNTP is a national nonprofit founded by teachers that believes our nation's public schools can offer all children an excellent education. Today we're a diverse team from a wide range of fields, united by a fierce commitment to helping school systems end educational inequality and achieve their goals for students. We work at every level of the public education system to attract and train talented teachers and school leaders, ensure rigorous and engaging classrooms, and create environments that prioritize great teaching and accelerate student learning.
TNTP is a leading provider of talented new teachers. TNTP's rigorous fellowship training program - beginning with intensive pre-service training and culminating in state certification - prepares people without formal education backgrounds to be effective in challenging school environments. At every step, TNTP ensures that only teachers who prove their ability to raise student achievement enter and remain in the classroom.
TNTP's Teaching Fellows programs transform talented people into great teachers for disadvantaged students. Operating in more than a dozen U.S. cities, they hold the highest standards for effective teaching of any teacher preparation program in America. More than 32,000 Teaching Fellows have been trained to date. Fellows come from all walks of life and learn to teach critical subjects such as math, science and special education through innovative, practice-based training and coaching. The programs are run by TNTP, a national nonprofit organization working to end educational inequality, in partnership with leading public school systems and states, www.tntpteachingfellows.org.
What You'll Do
The Student Survey Proctor role offers the successful candidate the opportunity to use their organizational and communication skills and commitment to customer service to support the collection of student survey data for Nevada Teacher Corps. The Student Survey Proctor will report to the Student Survey Implementation Manager.
Specifically, the Student Survey Proctor will:
- Attend a virtual training on administering student surveys in late September
- Be assigned a caseload of 10-30 Fellows for whom the Proctor will administer student surveys to 1-2 course sections during two administration windows (October 1-31, 2018 and late January-March of 2019)
- Schedule directly with assigned teachers to proctor student surveys
- Distribute, administer (proctor), and collect student surveys in each teacher's classroom
- Return student surveys to the local Fellows site for coding
What You Bring
We are looking for amazing people who have diverse backgrounds and experiences, are inspired by our mission and are highly motivated to change children's lives through education. You'll be right at home here if you thrive in an entrepreneurial and dynamic environment and demonstrate a record of achievement.
Successful candidates will also demonstrate:
- A commitment to consistently producing high quality, detailed work
- Excellent organizational and time-management skills
- The ability to work well independently
- Strong communication and writing skills
- The ability to identify challenges and actively work to find solutions
- The ability to work effectively with others at all levels of an organization and to consistently display a high level of professionalism in all interactions
- Strong computer skills including Microsoft Excel and Word
- Knowledge of Las Vegas public schools (preferred)
What We Offer
Student Survey Proctors will be compensated at $20.00/hour. TNTP offers a motivated team of dynamic colleagues, a collegial atmosphere that values professional development and valuable feedback, and the chance to impact the direction of a growing, mission-driven company that is committed to the success of our nation's children.
The time commitment for this part-time, seasonal role will be variable (on average 10 to 15 hours per week) from September 24, 2018 through October 31, 2018 and again from January 14, 2019 through March 30, 2019. Must be available during regular school-day hours.
To apply please submit your resume and tailored cover letter online.
It's in your best interest to apply as soon as possible. We recommend including a cover letter in your application addressing why you are interested in TNTP and how your experience has prepared you for this position.
TNTP is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment. TNTP does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other personal characteristic protected by applicable law.
Life at TNTP: http://tntp.org/about-tntp/our-people
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