Job Description

Grand Canyon University is currently seeking a Full-Time English Instructional Assistant. The primary focus of this role is to provide supplemental learning resources in the classroom to ensure student success. This role is responsible for assisting up to four classroom sessions (100 students each).

The start date for this position is August 22, 2022.


  • Assists instruction with in-class activities, including proctoring examinations.
  • Observes students’ performance, and records relevant data to aid instructor in assessing progress.
  • May assist in competency based learning environment.
  • Coordinates study groups outside of class to tutor students on class material.
  • May facilitate additional ad hoc lectures as a refresher to classroom formal lecture.
  • Assists with grading assignments and exams.
  • Proctors occasional make up examinations/assignments.
  • Assists faculty with Learning Communities.
  • Assists faculty leads with special projects as needed.
  • Assists with training and mentoring of part-time Instructional Assistants.
  • Assists with the scheduling of part-time Instructional Assistants.


  • Bachelor’s degree in English from accredited institution
  • Must have sufficient courses in all college program related disciplines of assistance needed as well as having received a grade of B or higher in each.
  • Transcript evaluation.
  • Comfortable teaching others and grading assignments.
  • Comfortable mentoring others.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.


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