Assistant Director of Academic Support

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Texas A&M University-Central Texas was born in the spirit of community cooperation on May 27, 2009 as a member of The Texas A&M University System, one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation. A&M-Central Texas is a military friendly, upper-level institution offering bachelor's and master's degrees for life's next chapter.

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Position Details

Posting Number 090S

Position Title Assistant Director of Academic Support

Work Site Location Killeen

Duration of Position Budgeted- FT

Salary Minimum $42,666

Physical Demands

Job Summary/Basic Function

The Assistant Director of Educational Services, under general direction, assists with the operation and supervision of the Educational Services Offices.

Minimum Education/Experience/Skills

Bachelor's degree in applicable field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Six years of related experience with high school or College aged students in an educational environment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality.

Preferred Education/Experience/Skills

A master's degree in higher education administration, education, or related field is preferred.
Five years of experience in academic support, tutoring, learning assistance, or related programs.

Work Hours

Monday-Friday; 8am-5pm
Some nights/weekends

Posting Date 08/10/2017

Closing Date 09/01/2017

Open Until Filled No

Special Instructions to Applicants

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Proposed Job Duties

On this screen, please list in order of importance, and in detail, the job function and duties assigned to this position and estimate the percentage of time given to each function.

Job Duties
Percent of total time 20 Responsibility / Duty

Coordinates the development, planning, implementation, and coordination of functions, staff, and budgets within the Department of Academic Support, which includes Study Abroad Programs, University Tutoring Center, and and learning assistance initiatives.

Percent of total time 20 Responsibility / Duty

Provides effective leadership through appropriate trainings and supervision of academic support staff. Supervises tutoring programs, which includes online and facetoface tutoring support for students. Hires, trains, and keeps the tutoring staff up to date on current pedagogical trends. Help develop and provide new tutoring, group learning, and other peerassisted learning services. Assist the Director of Access and Inclusion to provide learning support to student with alternative learning needs. Manage daily operations, including scheduling and tracking of appointments and services and maintaining a tutoring calendar/schedule.

Percent of total time 15 Responsibility / Duty

Implements and oversees study abroad opportunities, international student travel risk management, program development and coordination, and program compliance. Partners with faculty members to create, coordinate, and provide study abroad opportunities for students. Develops and monitors the International Education Fee Scholarship and facilitates growth of campuswide study abroad programs.

Percent of total time 10 Responsibility / Duty

Oversees, creates, and conducts assessments and compiles data for monthly and annual reports. Collaborates with the Director of Student Success to plans, develops, and achieves goals for academic support in accordance with university and division goals. Helps facilitate overall vision and direction of academic support and its respective programming/initiatives through the continuous improvement planning process.

Percent of total time 10 Responsibility / Duty

Develops and monitors budget activity and recommends budgetary adjustments to ensure the success of academic support programs.

Percent of total time 5 Responsibility / Duty

Provides information about programs and procedures to faculty, staff and students through outreach programs, inservice training, educational materials, presentations, promotional, and assessment activities.

Percent of total time 5 Responsibility / Duty

Develops and implements procedures and guidelines to ensure adequate and system/state compliance for testing operations, program compliance, and dispersal of the International Education Scholarship Fee for students. Ensures related procedures and practices are in compliance with system, state, federal, and agencyspecific guidelines.

Percent of total time 5 Responsibility / Duty

Assists with developing programs that facilitate a successful transition and retention to the university.

Percent of total time 5 Responsibility / Duty

Serve on university committees and attends departmental and university meetings as required.

Percent of total time 5 Responsibility / Duty

Other duties as assigned.

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's Degree in applicable field or equivalent combination of education and experience? Experience - Six years of related experience with high school or College aged students in an educational environment.
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Master's degree in higher education administration, education or related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Document
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents


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