Location: Fall River, MA Category: Professional Posted On: Wed May 8 2019 Job Description:
STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Coordinator manages the College's academic support services within the Learning Commons, with a specific focus on content tutoring, supplemental instruction, and workshops. Duties include the assessment of needs and the design, implementation, as well as the assessment of programs and services to improve the retention and academic success of all students.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Director of Library and Learning Commons.
SUPERVISION EXERCISED: Oversees peer tutors, interns, and work-study students.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist in oversight of the vision, operation, and growth of the Learning Commons to provide efficient and effective academic support services across all college locations.
Develop and implement policies and procedures, working collaboratively with the Learning Commons team.
Assist with the payroll and budgeting processes for the Learning Commons.
Coordinate placement test preparation and study skills workshops.
Oversee the technology-related products that support tutoring.
Assist site coordinators with the recruitment, training, supervision, and observation of peer tutors.
Recruit, train, supervise, and observe supplemental instruction leaders at all Bristol locations.
Design, implement, and assess tutor training.
Collect data, prepare, and submit reports as needed using TutorTrac or other appropriate technology.
Develop various evidence-based strategies, including supplemental instruction, group tutoring, study skills groups, online tutoring, and self-directed learning material.
Oversee marketing and communications in conjunction with the Learning Commons team.
Provide direct student services, such as tutoring and advising students as needed.
Work with faculty and staff as a resource in the areas of teaching and learning through consultation, workshops, seminars, and making resources available from the Learning Commons collection of study skills and academic support materials.
Participate in the work of college committees as assigned by the College and/or as may be beneficial to the operation of the Learning Commons.
Regularly attend Learning Commons and division meetings.
Perform other related duties as assigned, consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Master's degree in Education, English, Math Liberal Arts, or closely related field.
Five (5) years of experience and/or training that includes nontraditional student instruction, program management, and personal computer operations, specifically in coordinating college programming, including training and supervising staff, engaging technology-based data systems, and managing budgets; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Demonstrated knowledge and skills related to academic support services, which are focused on diverse students and delivered in a collaborative manner.
The ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
Demonstrated success in supporting community college students from underrepresented groups, including students from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, first-generation-to-college students, adult students and low-income students.
Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
POSITION STATUS: This is an MCCC/MTA, full time, unit position with benefits.
SALARY: $55,827 - $64,802 Labor Grade - 5 - actual salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and in accordance with the MCCC/MTA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Internal Number: 110428
About Bristol Community College
Bristol Community College is a comprehensive, public community college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), offering degree and certificate programs that give our students the skills they need to transition successfully to the workforce, to a four-year institution or promote individual opportunity. As one of fifteen Massachusetts community colleges, BCC offers a wide range of educational programs and community services. It develops and presents programs for the entire community, from children to senior citizens, and it is well known for its friendly atmosphere and a faculty that cares about its students. We serve more than 11,987 students at campuses in Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro, Taunton, and online. The Workforce Education Institute develops active partnerships with business and industry, preK-12, colleges and universities, and social service agencies to maintain relevance and effectiveness of all credit and noncredit programming. The College enrolls over 18,667 students a year in community services program, in workforce development, adult literacy, personal enrichment, and our Kids College program. We value and respect diversity with...in Bristol Community College and the world while preparing well-rounded learners for employment and for life. BCC is a signatory to the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment and as such is actively committed to sustainability throughout all areas of the College.