P/T Academic Innovation Specialist (non-benefitted)
Category: Part Time Non-Benefited Positions
Department: Academic Innovation & Distance Education
Locations: Boston, MA
Posted: May 28, 2019
Type: PT No Benefits
About Bunker Hill Community College:
Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest of the 15 community colleges in Massachusetts, serving some 18,000 students annually across all modes of instruction. The College offers certificates and associate degrees, early college and dual enrollment, non-credit community and corporate training, and industry specific training programs. The College is the 8th most diverse higher education institution in the United States, and is a Hispanic and Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. Approximately 900 International Students attend from 107 countries, speaking 75 languages.
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.
This is a part-time support staff position with the Academic Innovation & Distance Education (AIDE) program at BHCC. The part-time assistant will provide basic front-line technical support to faculty, staff and students who visit AIDE's Innovation Lab to learn about new digital learning tools and receive assistance using software including the campus LMS (Moodle) and Digication (the ePortfolio platform). The assistant will be also be expected to provide friendly and professional responses to inquiries made to the AIDE department's Innovation Lab by phone and email, and assist with Innovation Lab operations, including managing files, updating support documents, maintaining and organizing equipment, and updating communications materials.
- Knowledge of basic computer skills
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to work nights and weekends as needed
- Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
- Knowledge of Learning Management Systems preferred.
Salary/hours: 18hrs/wk @ $20.00/hr (non-benefitted)
Closing Date: open until filled
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- Cover Letter
- A Copy of your Unofficial Transcripts
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