Part-time - Incumbent would be expected to work, in this capacity, no more than 30 hours per semester, or approximately 2 hours per week over a 15-week semester per section of EDUC 211.
RAMAPO COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY:
Mission: Ramapo College of New Jersey is New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, dedicated to providing students a strong foundation for a lifetime of achievement. The College is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. Ramapo College emphasizes teaching and individual attention to all students. We promote diversity, inclusiveness, sustainability, student engagement, and community involvement.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, elementary education, nursing and social work. The College also offers articulated programs, including dental, optometry, chiropractic and health professions, as well as visual arts therapy and law, with colleges and institutions in New Jersey and New York.
Undergraduate students may choose to concentrate their studies in one of five schools with more than 539 course offerings and more than 36 academic programs. Ramapo College boasts an average student/faculty ratio of 18:1 and an average class size of 23; affording students the opportunity to develop close ties to the College’s exceptional faculty.
The College offers part-time graduate programs leading to degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education.
Coordinate and supervise fieldwork for EDUC 211 Student Literacy Corps. This should be an open position as it will need to be filled every semester.
Under the guidance of the District Coordinator, the School Liaison for EDUC 211
Recruits Participants for the Program Each Semester:
Constructs and sends letters to parents to recruit participants for the program
Constructs/completes individual student intake forms to facilitate matches of tutors and learners
Maintains a waitlist of tutees and notifies those on waitlist, when applicable
Creates calendar of ten tutorial sessions, along with Ramapo College faculty, that meet the needs of Ramapo College students and student participants.
Secures Instructional Space:
Obtains and maintains an instructional space, a classroom, for lecture parts of the class
Obtains technological equipment to support classroom instruction
Prepares security identification cards for Ramapo College students
Obtains and maintains reserved space for tutorials
Collaborates with Ramapo Faculty and Tutors, and with district administrators, as needed:
Provides daily attendance sheet reflecting attendance during school hours
Collaborates, as needed, regarding such issues as students with special needs, ESL students, etc.
Coordinates changes in calendar for events such as snow, hurricanes, etc.
Sends follow-up letters to tutees, if absent from tutorials
Assess Program Effectiveness from the Perspective of Participants:
Provides feedback to tutors/faculty from constituency
Collaborates in an ongoing manner regarding the program.
Works as an employee in a partner district.
ADDITIONAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ramapo College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Ramapo has a long history of advocating, advising, and supporting diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Examples can be found in its mission statement, values, strategic plan, degree and course offerings, community outreach programs, and numerous diversity-focused conferences, trainings, and programs. Ramapo’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is infused across all facets of the College; where the environment is welcoming, dedicated to social justice, respectful of freedom of expression, focused on educating and having an ongoing conversation regarding cultural competence and the benefits and importance of diversity.
Internal Number: 121185491
About Ramapo College
"Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as sixth in the Best Regional Universities North category for public institutions, Ramapo College of New Jersey is sometimes mistaken for a private college. This is, in part, due to its unique interdisciplinary academic structure, its size of approximately 6,008 students and its pastoral setting in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains on the New Jersey/New York border.Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include nursing and social work. In addition, Ramapo College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels. The College also offers six graduate programs as well as articulated programs with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New York Chiropractic College, New York University College of Dentistry, SUNY State College of Optometry and New York College of Podiatric Medicine."