Student Assistant Job Openings - 6 Jobs

  • Estimated Salary

    $42,350

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    Flexible Campus Hours - Student Work
    Uber Driver Partners

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $53,800

    Student Truck Drivers - Paid Training Available!| Apply Today!
    Cr England

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $53,800

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    Student Truck Drivers - Paid Training Available!| Apply Today!
    Cr England

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $53,800

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    Student CDL Truck Driver Jobs Top Starting Pay & 4 Raises in 1st Yr! (Ashburn,VA)
    Us Xpress

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $53,800

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    Student CDL Truck Driver Jobs Top Starting Pay&4 Raises in 1st Yr! (Ashburn,VA)
    Us Xpress

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $53,800

    NEW
    Student Truck Driver - Your New Trucking Career Starts Here. We Train You. No Experience or CDL Necessary.
    Swift Transportation

    Ashburn, VA

Student Assistant Jobs

average

$24,900

  • Assisting and Caring for Others
  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Thinking Creatively

What does a Student Assistant do

The key role of a Student Assistant is to assist students in handling their academic matters. They maintain and manage student files in an organized manner, perform administrative duties regarding students programs, and interact with students and their parents on students’ academic progress.

how to become a Student Assistant

Teacher assistants typically need to have completed at least 2 years of college coursework.

Education

Most school districts require applicants to have completed at least 2 years of college coursework or have earned an associate’s degree. Teacher assistants in schools that have a Title 1 program (a federal program for schools with a large proportion of students from low-income households) must have at least a 2-year degree, 2 years of college, or pass a state or local assessment.

Associate’s degree programs for teacher assistants prepare the participants to develop educational materials, observe students, and understand the role of teachers and teaching assistants in the classroom.

Most states require instructional aides who work with special-needs students to pass a skills-based test.

Important Qualities

Communication skills. Teacher assistants need to discuss students’ progress with teachers and parents, so they need to be able to communicate well.

Interpersonal skills. Teacher assistants interact with a variety of people, including teachers, students, parents, and administrators. They need to develop good working relationships with the people they work with.

Patience. Working with students of different abilities and backgrounds can be difficult. Teacher assistants must be patient with students who struggle with material.

Resourcefulness. To reinforce lessons, teacher assistants must explain information to students in a way that meets each student’s learning style. 

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Top Skills for a Student Assistant

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DataEntryPhoneCallsComputerLABFrontDeskPowerpointAdministrativeAssistanceAlumniWEBCommunicationSkillsSchedulingAppointmentsLibraryResourcesSpecialProjectsStaffMembersOfficeTasksStudentRecordsLibraryMaterialsSortLanguageStudentInformationInternet

Top Student Assistant Skills

The three most common skills for student assistant jobs are:
  1. Data Entry
  2. Phone Calls
  3. Computer LAB
The skill that employers don’t seem to have as a strong a need for student assistant jobs is Internet.

Scheduling Appointments, Data Entry, WEB, Library Resources, Communication Skills, Staff Members, Internet, Phone Calls, Special Projects, Sort, Front Desk, Office Tasks, Language, Administrative Assistance, Alumni, Library Materials, Computer LAB, Powerpoint, Student Information, Student Records

Top Student Assistant Employers

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Top 10 Student Assistant Employers

There are currently 10 companies with Student Assistant jobs. The company with the highest employment for a Student Assistant is California State University.

Other companies that have high employment for Student Assistant jobs are:
  1. Wayne State University
  2. Georgia State University
  3. San Jose State University
  4. Texas Tech University

California State University, Wayne State University, Georgia State University, San Jose State University, Texas Tech University, University at Buffalo, Miami Dade College, University of South Florida, Ball State University, Suny Cortland

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