Learning Specialist - Temporary
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2020-11-13
The Learning Specialist will provide assessment and instruction professionally, efficiently, and empathetically in academic reading, writing, studying, time management, and organizational skills for individual undergraduate, graduate, and professional students through regular appointments and drop-in sessions when needed.Job Description
TEMPORARY PART-TIME POSITION (through 6/30/2021)
Provide assessment and instruction professionally, efficiently, and empathetically in academic reading, writing, studying, time management, and organizational skills for individual undergraduate, graduate, and professional students through regular appointments and drop-in sessions when needed.
Maintain accurate and timely records of all interactions with students, following standard office procedures.
Plan, facilitate, and evaluate workshops for undergraduate, graduate, and professional groups of students on a variety of academic reading, writing, studying and time management topics. These may be topics within a specific series of workshops or special requests by faculty, staff, or students.
Create handouts and other materials for individual instruction, independent learning, and group workshops.
Participate in staff meetings and staff development programs. Meet with professional staff of other offices for program planning and evaluation.
Work on various projects related to improving services and programs and advancing the mission of the Weingarten Learning Resources Center.
M.S., Education or related field is desirable
***Please note - this is a temporary part-time position.***Job Location - City, State,Department / SchoolStudent ServicesPay RangeAffirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements
Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.