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Teaching Assistant, Ceramics

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Posting Details


Requisition Number LOA00085
Position Title Teaching Assistant, Ceramics
Type of Position Part-time Professional Position (LOA)
Full-time/Part-time Part-time
Other Position Information
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Department Art


Minimum Qualifications and Experience

1. A Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the specified discipline or a closely related field or equivalent combination of experience is preferred.
2. Ability to communicate effectively with college faculty, staff and students.
3. Fluency in Spanish is desirable.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Assist students with techniques of projects.
2. Maintain inventory of clay and glazes.
3. Mixing of clay and glazes.
4. Load and unload the two electric kilns. Place the unloaded wares on the proper shelves.
5. Clean tables, areas around the sinks and light sweeping of floors.
6. Maintain kiln; includes vacuuming the interior of kiln as well as scraping and washing of kiln shelves.
7. Participate in student retention activities as requested.
8. Promote college educational programs and services to the communities served by WNC.

Please list any special instructions to applicants
(i.e., submit art portfolio with slides)

Newly hired faculty must assure that their official transcript is sent by the degree granting institution(s) to Western Nevada College, Human Resources Office within 30 calendar days from the effective date of employment. Academic degrees must have been awarded by regionally accredited institutions.

WNC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, gender identity or expression, sexual-orientation, protected veteran status, genetics, or religion in its programs and activities and provides equal access to facilities to all.  Inquiries concerning the application of non-discrimination policies may be referred to:  Title IX Coordinator:(775) 445-4231, Western Nevada College, 2201 West College Parkway, Carson City, NV  89703.  For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.  (Rev. 09/16)


Salary $17.20
Pay Basis Hourly
Other Pay Basis


Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Date Position Available

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