Instructional Aide II (Assistive Computer Technology)

Feb 28, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

San Mateo County Community College District

Instructional Aide II (Assistive Computer Technology)

Posting Number: 2014415S

Department: DSPS SKY (DEPT)

Location: Skyline College

Position Number: 2C0192

Percentage of Full Time: 100%

Months per Year: 12

Salary Range: $51,300 (annual) - $62,664 (annual)

Position Type: Staff & Admin

General Statement:

San Mateo County Community College District values the principles of diversity and equity. We provide our students with a rich and dynamic learning community that embraces differences, emphasizing collaboration and engaging students in and out of the classroom, encouraging them to realize their goals, and to become critical thinkers and socially responsible leaders.

This is paraprofessional work that involves assisting faculty in the delivery of classroom instruction and/or laboratory teaching. Under direction, the Instructional Aide II performs a variety services in the Assistive Technology Program's classroom/lab and at faculty direction prepares materials for use in the classroom and/or laboratory. Public contact is extensive and primarily includes students, college faculty and staff, but can also include vendors and staff in other educational institutions and agencies, for the purpose of exchanging subject matter and procedural information. A high degree of independent judgment and creativity are required to resolve a wide variety of minor and occasional major problems that may arise. An Instructional Aide II performs a wide variety of classroom and laboratory duties within the scope of the classification and may direct the work of student assistants and other clerical staff as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

• A combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a closely related field
• Successful work experience of increasing responsibility as a tutor or non-credentialed teacher, preferably in a computer laboratory or similar environment
• Demonstrated skill in respectful, sensitive communication with people of diverse cultures, language groups and abilities
• Skill in oral and written communication, including public speaking
• Experience with research, compiling data for and preparation of statistical, narrative, and other reports
• Skill in the use of a variety of computer software to prepare correspondence, memoranda, and reports
• Skill in setting up and maintaining online and manual files

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

1. Experience in using Assistive Technology
2. Experience working with people who have disabilities, preferably with assistive technology software
3. Ability to work effectively as part of a student services team
4. Skill in working with diverse adult learning styles
5. Skill in oral communication, including public speaking
6. Skill in directing the work of others
7. Skill in written communication
8. Skill in establishing and maintaining respectful and sensitive working relationships with people who are diverse in their cultures, language groups and abilities
9. Skill in assisting students with installing, configuring, and trouble-shooting software applications on computers running Windows and OS X
10. Skill in performing research in assistive technology
11. Skill in designing training and/or reference materials related to the use of assistive technology
12. Skill in using a variety of computer software applications to compose and prepare a variety of correspondence, reports, publicity and other materials

Preferred Qualifications:

Benefits: Benefits include paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. The District pays all or a portion of monthly medical plan premiums (depending on the coverage) and pays all of the monthly dental and vision plan premiums for employees and eligible dependents. Additional paid benefits include life insurance, salary continuance insurance, and an Employee Assistance Program. Classified employees participate in the Public Employees’ Retirement System, a defined-benefit retirement plan through the State of California. Optional tax-deferred 403(b) and 457 retirement plans are also available.

First Review Date: 03/16/2017

Open Until Filled: Yes

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The San Mateo County Community College District is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks to employ individuals who represent the rich diversity of cultures, language groups, and abilities of its surrounding communities.


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