TA206571- Winter 2022-VETM*3210 Art of Veterinary Medicine I

Teaching Assistant Work Assignment
Posting Details
Type of Work Assignment and Bargaining Unit: 
Grader, Unit 1
Academic Unit: 
Biomedical Sciences
Semester(s) of Assignment(s): 
Winter 2022
This Work Assignment(s) may be assigned to fulfill the terms and conditions of a guaranteed Job Security Period: 
Some
Course Details
Course Number: 
VETM*3210
Course Name: 
Art of Veterinary Medicine I
Course Format: 
Other
Course Description: 
See Course Calendar
Projected Class Enrolment: 
120
Level of Appointment for GTA, GSA-1 UTA(s)
The following is an estimate of number and levels of available appointments at the time of posting. This may change (increase or decrease) at the time of assignment contingent on departmental needs.
This Posting includes Multiple Work Assignments: 
No
Number of Available 0.5 (70 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Number of Available 0.75 (105 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Number of Available Full 1.0 (140 hour) Work Assignments: 
0
Grader Assignment(s)
Note: See the WAGE RATE below which determines whether this work assignment is posted for graduate or undergraduate candidate(s).
Anticipated # of Available Grader Work Assignment(s): 
1
Anticipated # hours per Grader Work Assignment(s): 
35
Total Number (Load) of Assignment(s) Available: 
1
Duties and Responsibilities
Anticipated Duties and Responsibilities: 
Orientation-Training
Preparation
Student Consultation
Email Correspondence/Monitoring
Conducting Labs/Seminars
Invigilating Exams
Grading
Other Duties (specify below)
Other Duties Described: 
Organize forms for Client Communication labs: edit and photocopy forms and evaluation sheets, attendance records, coach lists, coach contact information, facilitator contact list, peer feedback forms, student marking sheets, student photos and email contact information. Prepare student videotapes for labs; prepare and mail out coach information packages, copy all material needed by coaches in Client Communication labs, copy and distribute all materials for all simulated clients. To be present at, and ensure smooth operation of, all Client Communication lab sessions.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: 
Excellent organizational and time management skills. A graduate student.
Preferred Qualifications: 
DVM degree and previous experience in this course.
Days Required and Wages
Days and Times Required: 
DVM Schedule Handbook. TA's will be required outside of lecture and lab times. Some work will take place before the end of the Fall semester.
Period of the Work Assignment (Start Date and End Date): 
December 13, 2021 to April 29, 2022
Wage Rate (per hour, per semester, per Full-load 1.0 Work Assignment): 
GTA $42.94/hr; $6014.68/semester effective 2021/22
Other Posting Information
Application Deadline (All postings will automatically expire at 11:59 pm on this day): 
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Posting Email Contact: 
ovcsas.tasessional@uoguelph.ca
Hiring Contact Information: 
Holly Illman Operations Manager, OVC Shared Administrative Services, Biomedical Sciences illmanh@uoguelph.ca, x54911

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Teaching Assistant work assignments are unionized with CUPE 3913 and their terms and conditions of work are covered by the Unit 1 Collective Agreement between the University and CUPE 3913 (email contact: president@cupe3913.on.ca).