Job Positions

Learning Specialist

Categories: Northeast Region 1

Department:

Center for Advising and Achievement

Institution:

Green Mountain College

Date Posted:

06/26/2017

Close Date:

08/01/2017
 

Position Description

Green Mountain College, an innovative environmental liberal arts college, seeks a Learning Specialist in the Jose Calhoun Learning Center. The Learning Specialist is responsible for leadership and daily operations of the Calhoun Learning Center. The Learning Specialist designs, delivers, and evaluates a variety of academic assistance and student success programs for those who are learning differenced or at academic risk; and provides support opportunities for the entire student body.

Duties

•Ensure that students with learning accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act are given reasonable services

•Manage a caseload of students who have active accommodation plans; assist them in organizing their academic program of study

•Plan and participate in a variety of learning workshops presented by the Learning Center to include academic assistance and student success programs for learning differenced, at-risk, and students in general

•Implement probation and conditional admissions programs

•Meet with prospective students and parents to discuss services available from the Learning Center•Inform faculty and staff as to legal implications and expectations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504

•Serve on Learning Center committees and other College committees as needed

•Work evenings and weekends as necessary

•Active participation in new student orientation, open house, and admitted student days

•Interprets Learning Center policies in the absence of the Director

Application Process

To apply please e-mail resume and cover letter along with the names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three references to employment@greenmtn.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately, position open until filled. EOE/AAE.

Institution Information

www.greenmtn.edu

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Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

The successful candidate will have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field, and display excellent communication and leadership skills.

Preferred Qualifications

An ability to liase with a diverse student body necessary; experience with retention issues helpful.