Teaching Assistant in Primary Mathematics

University of Tartu Institute of Education

Institute of Education


Duties and responsibilities
  • The main tasks of the assistant include conducting lectures, seminars and practical sessions on the programmes of Primary School Teacher and Early Years Teacher in the subjects HTOS.02.245 Algebra and Elementary Functions, HTOS.02.238 Geometry, SHHI.02.023 Using Mathematical Programs on the 1st and 2nd School Stages.
  • Supervising and organising students’ teaching practice as well as course and final papers.
  • Participating in research activities of the institute and their field, and popularisation of the specialisation. Research in five years is required at least in the volume equivalent to that of 1/3 of a doctoral thesis.
Required qualifications
Master's degree or an equivalent qualification.
Required experience
  • Candidates must be qualified to teach at the first two levels of higher education and supervise students.
  • A strong candidate will have experience in teaching and has knowledge of modern study aids, learning environments, learning methods and their development opportunities.
Required language skills
Excellent command of Estonian, command of English sufficient for professional communication and research.

Starting at
Remuneration based on UT salary rules.
Additional info
Aigi Kikkas, aigi.kikkas [ät] ut.ee; Pille Nelis, pille.nelis [ät] ut.ee.