The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

 
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Learning Specialist I - Learning Specialist I

Hiring department Univ Tutorial Utsi
Monthly salary $2,135+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 12-10-02-01-3134
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Arlington, TX
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Applicants invited for an interview will be required to make a brief presentation sharing their vision for shepherding growth of these academic support services within the University College.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

To provide assistance implementing the tutoring program for University Tutorial and Supplemental Instruction (SI).

Essential Functions

Coordinates and implements a recruiting and hiring plan for student tutors. Implements marketing strategies to inform students about tutoring services in University Tutorial and Supplemental Instruction. Assists Assistant Director with training, supervision, and evaluation of 150+ Tutors. Oversees data collection from tutors and students and reporting for program assessment purposes. Collaborates with Student Support Services and other tutoring programs on campus as needed. Provides back-fill office assistance to sign-up students seeking tutoring during high traffic. Performs related duties as assigned.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Education or Human Behavior/Relations Disciplines. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree. Previous experience working at a college level learning center, or with a nationally recognized Supplemental Instruction program as a professional or student employee. At least one year experience working with college or post high school students in a mentoring or coaching capacity. Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Experience conducting professional presentations or training workshops recommended.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Occasional travel to national and regional professional conferences and evening and weekend hours for campus events. Criminal background check conducted.

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