Learning Specialist-Center for Self-Directed Learning

Job description

Category: Professional Staff

Department: Center for Self-Directed Learning

Locations: Boston, MA

Posted: Jan 16, 2019

Type: Full-time

Ref No.: UNP

About Bunker Hill Community College:

Bunker Hill Community College is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. Ranked among the 25 fastest growing public two-year colleges in the United States, BHCC is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, MA, in nearby Chelsea, MA, and at three satellite locations within the Greater Boston area. BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges.

BHCC offers 103 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than fifty percent are women.

Bunker Hill Community College BHCC is nationally recognized as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream and is one of four colleges awarded the National Gates Foundation Achieving the Dream Catalyst grant.


BHCC is a progressive institution guided by five goals: to Foster Student Success, Strengthen Career, Transfer and Workforce Readiness, Advance Diversity, Inclusion and Equity and Develop the College's Infrastructure. The College is committed to a learning community teaching/learning environment and, as an Achieving the Dream institution, is focused on data-driven student success.

Living in Boston:

Boston prides itself on being one of the most livable cities in America with twenty-one diverse neighborhoods offering exceptional medical facilities, vibrant neighborhood business districts, museums, galleries and an extensive network of parks and outdoor recreational areas. Unemployment consistently tracks lower than the national average and job growth in 2014 and 2015 were ahead of projections. Eighty-plus colleges and a quarter of a million college students in the area make Boston one of the country's "youngest major metropolis," according to Boston magazine. Suburbs outside of Boston offer affordable housing options with easy access to public transportation.

Job Description:

Instructional facilitator will be responsible for assisting students taking guided self-study courses in the area of writing and reading. Develop course curricula, preview and prepare instructional materials. Provide content tutoring for students and assign grades. Responsible for the continuous monitoring of student progress. Maintain records and prepare reports. Act as a liaison with English Department. Additional duties as assigned by the Director of the Center for Self-Directed Learning.


  • Master's degree in English, Creative Writing, Communications, Literature, Education or a related area, with one (1) year experience and/or training that includes course facilitation, content tutoring, course/curriculum development and instructional technology; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Proven ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
  • Will be required to work one evening (1:00pm-9:00pm)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of self-study model of teaching and learning
  • Experience teaching in a community college

Additional Information:

Salary Range: $50,785.00 - $62,212.00

Grade: 5, Unit-Professional position

Review Date: To Ensure Consideration All Application Materials Must Be Received By : January 31, 2019.

Application Instructions:

To be considered for this position please upload the following documents to your account:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • A Copy of your Unofficial Transcripts

Please be sure to address the Required Qualifications in your documents.

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Posted: 1/17/2019
Application Due: 2/1/2019
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