Video Class Assistants serve as both technical assistants and teaching assistants for classes delivered via distance technology. VCAs assist an instructor who is delivering instruction remotely to insure the learning environment is well facilitated and enhances learning for all students. Temporary, as needed.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associate's degree and ability to manage a classroom environment and technology equipment.
Critical thinking and problem solving skills are essential.
To fulfill this position the person must have excellent organization, prioritizing, multi-tasking skills.
The VCA is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the learning environment; managing technology equipment, instructional materials, and communication between students and the instructor/site personnel.
The VCA must work closely with the assigned instructor and the Help Desk to optimize the efficiency of the learning environment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Individual will exhibit a life and service that is in full accord with the Spring Arbor University Concept and Community Covenant.
Experience working in multicultural academic environments preferred and individuals from diverse populations are encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Part Time
Spring Arbor University is committed to the policy of equal employment as an appropriate standard of Christian servanthood, and in accordance with federal and state regulations. It is the intent of this policy to provide a work place free of discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, or physical handicap, in a manner consistent with applicable federal and state law and the Christian perspective and mission of the University.
Internal Number: 1464
About Spring Arbor University
Since 1873, Spring Arbor University has helped students pursue wisdom by offering an education grounded in the Christian faith. What began as a small elementary and secondary school in the late 1800s has evolved into a top-tier, liberal arts, Christian university. Offering more than 70 undergraduate majors and programs, nine degree completion programs, two associate programs, and 12 graduate programs. With programs presented on campus, online and on site at 17 locations throughout Michigan and in Ohio, the University continues to meet the growing needs of its students.