Part-Time Writing Support Assistant, Learning Resources (Courtyard)

Employer
Miami Dade College
Location
North Campus
Closing date
Sep 20, 2021

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Job Title: Part-Time Writing Support Assistant, Learning Resources (Courtyard)
Location: North Campus
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 1001542
Job Details

Job Family

STAFF - Support Staff

Grade

CS

Salary

$8.68 - $11.60 (Depending on Education/Experience)

Department

Learning Resources (Courtyard)

Reports To

Academic Support Writing Coach

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

First Review Date

July 27, 2021

Job Summary

The Part Time Writing Support Assistant provides writing support and tutoring to students and small groups in the Learning Resources department under the direct supervision of the Academic Support Writing Coach.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assists students in the use of writing support that includes face-to-face, software, and virtual support systems
  • Monitors students progress in the development of their writing skills
  • Attends all tutor trainings and required meetings
  • Follows the approved record keeping process to track students, topics, courses, and hours spent in writing support
  • Tutors students in courses related to their writing needs
  • Serves as a role model to motivate students with their academic needs
  • Assists with collection of data and preparation of reports as necessary
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent and completion of one (1) specified college discipline course
  • Record of completion and high achievement in both ENC1101 and ENC1102 courses
  • No experience required; training provided as needed
  • Referral from college faculty specifically involved in field of study
  • GPA greater than 3.3 average
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and
  • Ability to demonstrate genuine motivation in dealing with people
  • Working knowledge in workforce programs
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally in writing with a diverse population
  • Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including evening and weekend assignments
Additional Requirements

The final candidate is to successfully complete a background screening and reference check process.

Organization

Since we opened our doors in 1960, the educators at Miami Dade College have focused on providing quality and innovative educational opportunities to every member of our community desiring a higher education. Our goal is a simple one, to ensure the success of our students and increase the strength of our communities.

Today, Miami Dade College is the largest, most diverse and highly regarded college in the nation. We operate eight campuses with over 6,000 employees who educate over 170,000 students from around the world. The College offers over 300 programs of study and several degree options, including vocational, associate, and baccalaureate degrees. We also offer numerous Community Education classes as well as online credit classes through the Virtual College.  Specialized and advanced educational opportunities include the prestigious New World School of the Arts, The Honors College and our Dual Enrollment Program.

With such a large organization, our employment needs are very diverse. From full-time professional faculty to part-time adjunct faculty and support staff, the people who comprise the MDC workforce are the innovators who help the College maintain our reputation as one of the most highly regarded colleges in the country.

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