Developmental Math Coach, Western Campus

Cleveland, OH
Jul 21, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

diversity employer

Department Name Learning Commons

Campus or Location Western Campus

Vacancy Number PT016-18

Reports To Asst. Dean

Recruitment Type External/Internal

Job Category Support Staff

Position Type Part-Time

Union Position Non-Union

Number of Openings multiple

Job Description Summary

Provides comprehensive support and tracking for pre-college-level math students from entry into their developmental coursework through completion. Responsible for in-person outreach and communications to provide a human connection for students.

Job Responsibilities

Collaborates with discipline tutors to facilitate small group support for math remediation

Monitors student progress, including electronic resources and course completion

Supports students with technical components of creating accounts and establishing needed credentials to access various online resources

Guides students as they navigate through a variety of manual and online resources to provide support in preparation placement testing

Collaborates with math faculty to support students within and outside the traditional and non-traditional classroom

Collaborates with faculty tutoring coordinators, faculty coordinators, and deans to provide personalized discipline specific support

Collaborates with Student Affairs, Campus Success Specialist, and Counseling faculty to provide individualized support and services to students enrolled in pre-college math and/or developmental education course sequences

Plans and implements new targeted strategies for students in pre-college math and/or developmental Math

May facilitate Placement Preparation workshops in multiple formats and modes

Collaborates with Student and Academic Affairs colleagues to streamline and deliver pre-enrollment placement testing and related processes

Supports the Assistant Dean/Director in management of the Math Lab

Conducts in-person, on-campus outreach to students at various stages of progress to provide encouragement and support

Tracks the performance of pre-college math students from placement testing through completion of developmental coursework

Compiles reports and data on student progress through pre-college math

Recommends and refines processes associated with Math Prep and other programs to support students in math remediation

Works collaboratively with student peer tutors/coaches

Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a related field

Minimum of three years of demonstrated relevant professional experience

Demonstrated experience making sound decisions that affect a work unit or team

Demonstrated experience requiring diverse problem solving methods in a variety of situations

Possess basic knowledge of fundamental Math coaching concepts, practices and procedures with the ability to apply in varied situations as it pertains to the departmental focus

Possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Possess strong organizational and time-management skills

Demonstrated creative thinker and a problem solver

Ability to work accurately with great attention to detail

Possess basic-level project management skills

Possess intermediate-level skills with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Ability to confidentially and discreetly handle subject matters requiring privacy and sensitivity

Ability to develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and quality

Possess sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population

Service Focus
Quality of Work

Time Utilization

Continuous Improvement

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in a related field

Demonstrated College teaching experience and/or background in Math

Demonstrated experience using online learning systems, such as Elevate My Math, Pearson, and Blackboard

Demonstrated experience working at a community college

Demonstrated experience working with students in development Math

Demonstrated experience/expertise working with students with learning disabilities or special education

Work Schedule

Hours may vary based on departmental and student needs. Will include some evening and/or weekend hours.

Posting Open Date 07/19/2017

Open Until Filled No

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in a related field?
    • yes
    • no
  2. * Do you have a minimum of three years of demonstrated relevant professional experience?
    • yes
    • no

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents