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University of Utah French Immersion Preschool/Kindergarten Teaching Assistant in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 03/12/2021

Requisition Number PRN11008N

Job Title Theatrical/Radio/TV Asst

Working Title French Immersion Preschool/Kindergarten Teaching Assistant

Job Grade A

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 19.5

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00723 - Virginia Tanner Creative Dance

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 12 to 14

Close Date

Job Summary

La Maison des Enfants, a French Immersion Preschool/Kindergarten for children ages 3 to 6 years old, located on the campus of the University of Utah in the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex, as part of Tanner Dance, is seeking an Assistant teacher for the 2021-22 school year.

All candidates must be fluent in French. Native French speakers preferred.

Job Description:

Together with the principal teacher in the class, the assistant teacher will be teaching the children, and will be responsible for preparing the classroom materials, working with the children during centers, helping them with eating, taking them to the bathroom, and organizing and cleaning up the classroom. The position will be working with all three age levels.

The ideal candidate should be creative, spontaneous, and passionate about working with young children.

Excellent contact with children and experience desired.

Salary: hourly, commensurate with experience

School year dates: August 31, 2021 through June 3, 2022

This position is considered Category IIA : Not required on campus and has the ability to telework remotely for the duration of the University of Utah’s response to COVID -19. An employee hired into this role will be responsible for providing space, telephone, printing, networking and/or internet capabilities at the telecommute location and agree to the terms of the University of Utah campus and Health Academics COVID -19 Telecommuting Agreement.


Native French speakers preferred.

Minimum Qualifications

All candidates must be fluent in French.


Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: “” or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: “” .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.