On Call Literacy Instructor

Job description

DescriptionThe PT WELL Literacy Instructor will provide basic adult education and literacy instruction and related educational & supportive services to participants in the WELL Program at the TU-Center for Community Partnerships (TU-CCP), on main campus, within the Philadelphia community and at the Philadelphia Prison System. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Education, Adult Education, or related field and at least 6 months of experience working with academically and socially challenged adult populations. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Required Skills & Abilities:
*Demonstrated ability to teach, motivate and relate positively to adult learners
*Demonstrated ability to learn and utilize educational, tools, websites, resources and technologies effectively
*Demonstrated knowledge of PDE guidelines for adult education and literacy
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to interact with a diverse population of staff, faculty and students
*Demonstrated knowledge of adult educational, workforce development and career transitional services
*Demonstrated organizational, problem solving, and time management skills
*Demonstrated ability to operate standard office equipment
*Demonstrated proficiency with Internet, E-mail, GoogleApps, MS Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Access 
*Demonstrated ability to travel to off-site locations (local & regional) that may not be accessible via public transportation

*Familiarity with state and local adult education policies and resources.
*Familiarity with job readiness/workforce development instructional resources.
*Certified PeasonVue Test administrator, eligible to facilitate GED Exams
*Knowledgeable of e-Data system.

This position is grant funded.

This position requires a background check

Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless
of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

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Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus
Job: Staff
Schedule: Part-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular




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Posted: 9/17/2019
Application Due: 9/25/2019
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