Position Type: Professional Location: Rochester Division/Equivalent: Rochester Educational Opportunity Center School/Unit: EOC Testing Categories: Professional Non-Faculty
The College at Brockport The Rochester Educational Opportunity Center, is accepting applications for the position of Testing Coordinator. The Testing Coordinator administers the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE), the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC), and the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS).
Major Responsibilities Testing
Administers and proctors the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE), the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC), and the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS). Retrieves TABE and TEAS test scores and assesses if test takers are eligible to enroll in vocational programs. Assesses TASC test results to determine which test takers complete their program for the high school equivalency diploma. Performs test analysis to determine if students are achieving educational gains. Ensures that all documentation, including special accommodations, have been properly completed for testing of prospective and current students. Abides by all NYS regulations and policies pertaining to the operation of testing center policies (E.g. ID verification, computer spacing, exam accuracy, no electronic devices, attendance).
Inventories, orders, receives, validates and verifies all testing materials. Secures test materials in a locked storage or safe. Disseminates test results to the admissions personnel to record the results. Develops the annual testing schedule and budget and submits to state personnel and the Admissions Office. Attends mandatory state training to maintain certification and remain up to date. Ensures the TASC contract between the REOC and the New York State Department of Education is renewed annually. Generates reports for the REOC, New York State Department of Education, University Centers for Academic and Workforce Development, Data Recognition Corporation, and Research Foundation. Assists Admissions Office as needed during peak enrollment periods including advising applicants of REOC educational and vocational programs, promoting REOC programs within the Rochester community, assessing applicant eligibility, data input, and recruiting prospective students. Works occasional evenings and weekends as needed.
Supervises the Testing Assistant. Identifies and recruits individuals to serve as proctors.
Ensures that assessment data is entered and retrieved via designated data bases.
Required Qualifications Bachelor's degree by time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university; demonstrated ability to work effectively as an individual contributor and as part of team with internal/external departments and the public; effective verbal and written communication skills; demonstrated analytical skills; demonstrated ability to effectively resolve conflict with tact and diplomacy; good time management skills to manage multiple priorities; and, ability to lift 35 pounds of testing materials.
Preferred Qualifications Experience in administering and proctoring tests; demonstrated ability to interpret and explain testing regulations and rules; experience developing assessment procedures; and, experience developing and presenting workshops.
Department Description The Testing Department effectively evaluates all applicants attending testing sessions seeking admission to the Rochester Educational Opportunity Center's academic and vocational programs, established by the University Center for Academic and Workforce Development.
The Rochester Educational Opportunity Center Over fifty years of ongoing service to the Rochester community has earned the REOC the reputation as one of the outstanding Centers in the state (there are 10 such centers in New York state; one in or near almost every major city). Teachers, counselors, support staff, and administrators, with the support of The College at Brockport and the SUNY Center for Academic and Workforce Development, together have worked to give students the opportunity to gain skills needed to continue to college or obtain a career.
Salary and Benefits Competitive salary commensurate with experience. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurances, retirement and generous paid time off.
Application Instructions Interested candidates should apply online at jobs.brockport.edu and submit a cover letter, resume and the names, addresses and phone number of three professional references. Review of application materials will begin immediately and application materials will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
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The College at Brockport, State University of New York is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.
Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport is a nationally recognized comprehensive public college focused on student success. We are proud of our academic quality and exceptional value. Our 464-acre campus has 67 buildings occupying about one-quarter of the campus, with rolling grassy fields and wooded land. Each year, The College at Brockport awards approximately 25 percent of all bachelor's degrees in the Rochester area, with many alumni staying in Rochester to work or attend graduate school. Our alumni serve in leadership roles in business, government, public safety, health care, the arts, sciences and education.