Learning Specialist (Temp PT)

Sep 29, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Learning Specialist (Temp PT)

Community College of Allegheny County

General Summary:
Plan, coordinate and implement Perkins services for the Career and Technical Education program for students with disabilities.

Work location and additional information:
This is a temporary grant funded part-time position with option for medical benefits at full employee cost. Continued employment is contingent on sufficient future funding. This grant may be renewed.

Campus: Boyce Campus

Days and Hours (for hourly position):
Monday - Friday; 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
25 hrs/wk

Job Specifications:
Bachelor's in Education or related field (Master's Degree preferred), minimum two years professional experience dealing with post-secondary students with disabilities (community college experience preferred), and experience in interpreting psychological testing.

Job Duties:
1. Participate in College-wide plans for students with disabilities.
2. Provide assessment and learning evaluation for CCAC students with learning disabilities, ADD, and ADHD, and determine support services required.
3. Interpret existing testing results and assist in developing educational plan students with a variety of physical, cognitive and emotional disabilities.
4. Assist in acquisition and updating of resource materials related to disabilities.
5. Assist students with disabilities to prepare for employment by conducting workshops and skills training.
6. Assist students with disabilities in improving academic performance by facilitating students study skills, note taking, time-management and other academic skills.
7. Support the college's goals, along with the goals of the supportive services department.
8. Maintain up-to-date and accurate records of student interactions.
9. Staff the supportive services computer lab and provide basic technology training for students with disabilities utilizing assistive technology such as Kurzweil, Jaws, etc.
10. Provide assistance as needed in the main office, including, but not limited to: proctoring student exams, assisting with office duties and providing main office coverage during breaks.
11. Perform other duties as required or assigned.

Job Category: Administrator

Job Type: Temporary Part-time

Department: Supportive Services

Job Open Date: 02-17-2017

Job Close Date: 10/13/2017

All applicants must apply online at: http://www.ccacjobs.com. The College's online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents.



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