Corporate Trainer, IT/PC Software Training Lvl 3

Location
Houston, TX
Posted
Mar 29, 2017
Institution Type
Community College
The Organization

Houston Community College (HCC) is an open-admission, public institution of higher education offering a high-quality, affordable education for academic advancement, workforce training, career development and lifelong learning to prepare individuals in our diverse communities for life and work in a global and technological society. We're proud to say that 98 percent of our graduates step into a job in their field of study immediately upon graduation. One of the largest community colleges in the nation, HCC has served the Greater Houston area for over four decades. Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Schools Commission on Colleges, we offer 300+ associate degree and certificate programs to 75,000+ students across 13 Centers of Excellence and online each semester. We are proud to be No.1 among all community colleges in the nation in providing associate degrees to minorities and No.1 in educating international students, with 10.4 percent of our student population from outside the USA. Our vision is to become the Employer of Choice in support of our mission for Student Success by attracting, retaining and motivating the best employees.

The Team

Play a central role at HCC as you keep our everyday operations running like clockwork. You'll get the chance to make things happen and work closely with inspiring leaders across different parts of the institution. Whether your role is supportive, administrative, financial or something else, you'll be part of a dynamic team that not only provides HCC students with cutting-edge academic and career tools, it also takes care of its people.

We are currently seeking a Corporate Trainer, IT / PC Software Training, who will advance the institution's proud tradition of excellence in academics, student life and community service.

The Opportunity

You: You're an innovative instructor who's comfortable in either classroom or corporate settings.

HCC's Corporate College: HCC is responsive to community needs and driving local economic development. A chief component of this is providing customized business/industry instruction with on-site workforce training. HCC's Corporate College provides solutions that are high-quality, competitively priced and relevant. Classes can be scheduled during the day, at night or on the weekend; at the client's worksite, online or at one of our world-class facilities.

Your mission:

We'll count on you to provide Microsoft and other software training that's tailored to meet HCC clients' needs and objectives.

Your work: First, you'll assess the client's business training needs in conjunction with Corporate College staff. Second, based on the information gleaned, you'll develop and deliver the training in one- to three-day classroom formats, using texts, handouts, class exercises and/or assessment tools.

In this role, you'll actively seek ways to improve instruction as you continue to update and revise course content and teaching methodology to maintain relevancy.



Next steps: If you're excited about contributing to Houston's business development and fostering positive working relationships between HCC and the community through teaching, submit your application today!

Location

Houston is a city with limitless possibilities:

• Third-largest city in the U.S. and home to 54 Fortune 500 companies, second only to New York City's 55.

• 145 languages are spoken here.

• Overall after-taxes living costs are 5.6 percent below the average for all 308 urban areas recently surveyed.

• Houston is a major-league sports town, and don't forget the annual Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.

• The weather is great! Mild winters ensure that outdoor activities can be enjoyed year-round.

• World-renowned medical care. The Houston metro area has long been known for its first-rate health care system, with many Houston area hospitals consistently ranking among the nation's top institutions.

• With over 150 museums and cultural institutions in the Greater Houston area, museums are a large part of Houston's cultural scene.

• Houston is the Culture & Culinary Capital of Texas with more than 7,500 restaurants and eating establishments covering 60+ cuisines.

If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply right away.

It is the policy of the Houston Community College System to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran's status. Individuals with disabilities, who require special accommodations to interview, should contact the Employment Services Office at (713) 718-8565.

HCC values its employees and their contributions, promotes opportunities for their professional growth and development, and provides a positive working and learning environment that encourages diversity, innovation and creativity, and inclusion.


SUMMARY

Provide Microsoft and other software training to corporate clients as needed. Deliver training based on client's needs and objectives. Establish courses following accepted higher education standards teach students using a variety of effective methodologies and provide engagement and support activities that encourage student learning.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Provide software training to corporate clients as needed.

Be available to deliver classes at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs.

Assess training needs for clients in conjunction with Corporate College staff.

Make continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods.

Deliver training using relevant training materials such as texts, handouts, class exercises or assessment tools.

Plan, develop, and use a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles.

Maintain familiarity with current texts, materials, teaching aids and techniques relative to courses within the discipline and recommend their adoption when appropriate.

Maintain accurate records, including class schedules, student rosters, 3-day attendance and grade rosters. Strict observance of these procedures is required for on-going consideration for other training assignments.

Attend scheduled meetings with client and Corporate College as requested including Adjunct Faculty Orientation.

Sell students on higher level classes using soft sales techniques.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. The qualifications listed below are representative of the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

EDUCATION

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Education, or related field from a regionally accredited institution, indicating academic preparation in the related field required. Four (4) years directly related work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

Expert level Certification in Microsoft Office a plus

Level 3 - Three or more (3+) licenses and/or certifications related to specific disciplines required.

EXPERIENCE

Community college, university teaching, or corporate training experience is highly desired.

Level 3 - Nine or more (9+) years of demonstrated, subject-related industry experience required. Seven or more (7+) years experience working in HCC, conducting corporate training required.



KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

Must be willing to attend certification classes in their discipline as deemed necessary by the department in order to comply with licensing requirements

Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills with demonstrated proficiency in both oral and written communication

Familiarity with and ability to teach all Microsoft Office Suite (Intro to VBA, and Project a plus) classes

Willing and able to teach day, evening, or weekend classes at a number of sites around the city

Knowledge and skill in a variety of computer usage and software are required

Possess good organizational and planning skills

Demonstrated sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and students with disabilities

Demonstrated ability to inspire and motivate students in a learning-centered environment


Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse professional, community, and student population


Self-disciplined and able to effectively manage others

Must be comfortable training in a corporate environment with the ability to interact professionally with corporate clients

Ability to contribute and present innovative ideas for new curricula and programs that combine traditional schedules with new demands from industry schedules

Ability to meet deadlines for reports and other required paper work

Ability to perform all the essential functions of this job

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor.



This job description may be revised upon development of other duties and changes in responsibilities.

EDUCATION

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Education, or related field from a regionally accredited institution, indicating academic preparation in the related field required. Four (4) years directly related work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

Expert level Certification in Microsoft Office a plus

Level 3 - Three or more (3+) licenses and/or certifications related to specific disciplines required.

EXPERIENCE

Community college, university teaching, or corporate training experience is highly desired.

Level 3 - Nine or more (9+) years of demonstrated, subject-related industry experience required. Seven or more (7+) years experience working in HCC, conducting corporate training required.



KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

Must be willing to attend certification classes in their discipline as deemed necessary by the department in order to comply with licensing requirements

Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills with demonstrated proficiency in both oral and written communication

Familiarity with and ability to teach all Microsoft Office Suite (Intro to VBA, and Project a plus) classes

Willing and able to teach day, evening, or weekend classes at a number of sites around the city

Knowledge and skill in a variety of computer usage and software are required

Possess good organizational and planning skills

Demonstrated sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and students with disabilities

Demonstrated ability to inspire and motivate students in a learning-centered environment


Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse professional, community, and student population


Self-disciplined and able to effectively manage others

Must be comfortable training in a corporate environment with the ability to interact professionally with corporate clients

Ability to contribute and present innovative ideas for new curricula and programs that combine traditional schedules with new demands from industry schedules

Ability to meet deadlines for reports and other required paper work

Ability to perform all the essential functions of this job

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