This position is very flexible, the only requirements are to proctor exams and grade student homework. Occasionally, you also have to proctor exams for other classes.
You have to deal with many students, some of which may have issues with how you grade their homework. Although it is relatively easy to explain your grading rubric, explaining to every student that asks is pretty time consuming.
I was recommended for TA as an undergrad, I spoke with the department chain then I TAed the class as a volunteer. There is a form you fill out for insurance purposes and then i just showed up for class and worked
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