Hebrew Teaching Assistant Position

Each year the Jewish Studies Program hires a teaching assistant for our Hebrew courses. We give preference to UC San Diego graduate students but undergraduates and community members may also apply. We accept resumes/CVs and Statements of Purpose (as defined below) throughout the year from interested applicants. Please send queries to the Program Coordinator.

STATUS: Filled

Job Description:

The Jewish Studies Program hires a teaching assistant for our first year Hebrew courses, and the first two quarters of our second year Hebrew courses. Appointmets are at 25% time working 10 hours per week, teaching three to four, one-hour sections under supervision of the Hebrew Languages Instructors, and grading. 


Applicants should have a native or quasi-native competence in the language, and fundamental knowledge of Hebrew grammar, and Jewish and Israeli culture.  

Application procedure:

Use your UCSD Personal ID number and Personal Access Code to log on to the Academic Student Employment System. New graduate students will first need to establish a TritonLink account through the Grad Apply system. The link below will be active during the application period.   

Submit via upload:

  • Resume or CV detailing language and teaching background
  • Statement of purpose hand written in Hebrew

Apply online at: N/A

Application deadline: N/A

Hiring Process and Paperwork

Hiring Paperwork

All the paperwork, with the exception of the Oath/Patent, may be completed ahead of your hiring appointment with the Program Coordinator. Below are the forms you will need to complete. Please fill them out to the best of your ability, but do not date any of them until you come into our office or are otherwise instructed by staff.

US Citizen Hires

UC W4/DE 4 [PDF]
I-9 [PDF] (We will need to make copies of of you List A or Lists B&C documents)

Non-US Citizen Hires

Your tax forms will be processed using Glacier.

SSN Application Process: If you are here on an F1 or J1 visa you will need to get a Social Security Number

All Hires

Oath/Patent [PDF]
Voluntary Self-Identification or Race, Ethnicity, and Veteran Status [PDF]*
Voluntary Self-Idenitification of Disability [PDF]*
*If you have chosen not to disclose demographic information please complete the below Demographic Information Disclosure waiver.
Demographic Information Disclosure Waiver [PDF]
Personal Data Form [PDF]
Emergency Information [PDF]
Asbestos Notice [PDF]
Child Abuse (CANRA) [PDF]
Acknowledgement of Receipt of New Hire Pamphlet: Facts About Workers' Compensation [PDF]

For Your Records/Reference
Worker's Comp. Pamphlet [PDF]
Principles of Community [Webpage]

Enroll in Direct Deposit*
*If you do not enroll in direct deposit your check will be sent to the Program Office