Instructional Assistant - Science

Cleveland, OH
Sep 20, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

diversity employer

Department Name College Pathway Admin

Campus or Location Metropolitan Campus

Vacancy Number PT153-18

Reports To AVP Access & Comm Engagement

Recruitment Type External/Internal

Job Category Support Staff

Position Type Part-Time

Union Position Non-Union

Number of Openings 1

Job Description Summary

Provide academic support in Science to students enrolled in a College Program utilizing education software and programming. Works directly with students assisting in one -on-one, small group, and classroom settings. Supports the Program's objectives and initiatives as directed.

Job Responsibilities


• Administers, scores, and evaluates educational and career assessments

• Diagnoses student tutorial needs

• Assists in the development of educational action plans

• Develops and implements supplemental curricula, materials and instruction for basic skills courses

• Assists with individual and/or small group tutoring sessions

• Conducts educational workshops

• Assists in tracking and maintaining a computerized records database of individual student progress, including academic achievement, enrollment retention, graduation and transfer

• Works with and/or demonstrates various types of audio-visual materials, computer applications, and other materials or delivery systems used in an instructional program

• Assists in the recruitment and retention of program students

• May supervise Work-Study students and Student Assistants

• Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications



• Bachelor's Degree

o Significant related experience may substitute for education

• Minimum of two years of academic experience working directly with students

• Demonstrated previous success in motivating and encouraging students


• Possess basic knowledge of fundamental Science concepts with the ability to apply in various situations

• Demonstrated knowledge of exemplary instructional methods and practices

• Possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

• Ability to foster a team environment and work collaboratively

• Demonstrated commitment to providing exemplary customer service

• Intermediate-level proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

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



• Service Focus
• Communication
• Adaptability


• Time Utilization
• Continuous Improvement


• Collaboration
• Quality of Work

Preferred Qualifications

Work Schedule

Monday thru Thursday, 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Special Note

This position is grant funded at Cuyahoga Community College. Appointment is contingent upon continuation of grant funding.

Posting Open Date 09/19/2017

Open Until Filled Yes

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. * How did you learn of this position?
    • The Cleveland Plain Dealer
    • Tri-C web site
    • Tri-C employee referral
    • LinkedIn
    • City News
    • Search Firm/Agency
    • Other publication
    • Other web site
    • Career Fair
    • Conference
  2. * Do you possess a minimum of a Bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you possess a minimum of two years of academic experience working directly with students?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you possess basic knowledge of fundamental Science concepts with the ability to apply in various situations?
    • Yes
    • No

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


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