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Senior Instructional Specialist, Lead Coordinator - Language Center

Company: College of the Sequoias
Location: Visalia
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Job Description:

General Description Under the direction of the Associate Dean, Educational Support Services, the Senior Instructional Specialist, Lead Coordinator - Language Center will provide instructional support in reading, writing and computer labs within the Language Center and participate in the planning and development of reading, writing and computer labs. College of the Sequoias Community College District serves a diverse community of learners and is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution. COS provides a wide range of opportunities in transfer, general education, career and technical programs for our students. We are dedicated to recruiting employees who are committed to helping a diverse population of students achieve their educational goals. We seek candidates who exhibit an understanding and commitment to the community college mission, and who have a passion for student success. Job Duties Job duties of the Senior Instructional Specialist, Lead Coordinator - Language Center include: Lead the English as a Second Language (ESL) course lab component, including regularly scheduled class sessions throughout the week and plan for each of those class sessions. Train new instructional personnel, student tutors, work study participants, and instructional specialists in best practices for one-on-one and group instruction in writing skill development. Help develop and facilitate tutor trainings with Educational Support Services staff. Develop and implement new assignments, assessments, and other materials for all lab courses, particularly for ESL. Coordinate both morning and evening ESL lab class sessions, including function of the lab and content of each lab class. Coordinate the general function of the Language Center, including times of operation, open lab offerings, etc. Communicate with Faculty regarding student progress and changes in curriculum. Develop additional workshops and instructional sessions for ESL, English and other COS students (e.g. conversation groups for ESL, English Co-Request Courses). Coordinate tutoring services available outside of lab sessions - determine times that are available each semester and guide instructional personnel in providing appropriate feedback for students. Develop, coordinate, and run registration prep sessions for the ESL program. Develop and maintain website; create newsletters and publications for Language Center, and Educational Support Services division, as requested by the division dean. Assist students in improving basic reading comprehension, writing, vocabulary, dictionary, grammar and other skills; develop a critical and realistic timetable to work through concepts and materials with each student. Provide appropriate and effective feedback to students during class sessions to support student's mastery of writing, reading and speaking skills. Provide accurate explanations of specific topics covered in class sessions. Assist students with computer skills; explain and demonstrate computer use and reinforce instructor's lessons. Administer assessments to measure student progress; prepare assessment materials as necessary and discuss student progress with instructors. Organize and maintain student progress records; distribute progress records to instructors on a regular basis. Prepare instructional materials in accordance with academic level and student interest; select articles and reading to be used in the lab; prepare handouts, activity sheets and assessments. Participate in the planning and development of ESL reading, writing and computer labs; schedule use of ESL reading, writing, ESL and computer labs. Work with students on an individual basis during scheduled lab sessions. Prepare and maintain assessment records and student absences; submit to instructors according to established time lines. Perform clerical duties, including inventory, tutor, time sheets, supply records and others. Utilize the District's integrated software in performing the required duties of the position. Perform related duties as assigned. Qualifications Minimum Qualifications (Education & Experience): Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and Two years of experience working with adult level skills development programs including some experience working with computers in an instructional setting. Desirable Qualification Master's Degree is preferred. Working Conditions : Environment Instructional laboratory environment Constant interruptions Physical Abilities Ability to move from site to site. Ability to communicate with students/employees/public. Ability to read documents. Ability to sit and stand for extended period of time. Ability to reach in all directions. Ability to operate a computer and office equipment. Knowledge and Abilities The hiring committee is seeking evidence of the following: Knowledge of: English language arts, ESL, and tutorial techniques for community college students. Record-keeping techniques. Operation, preparation and maintenance of an instructional laboratory. Computer usage and software applications. Oral and written communication skills. Curriculum, goals and objectives of the division. Methods and procedures of operating electronic computers and peripheral equipment. Interpersonal skills using tact, patience, and courtesy. Strategies to assist student learning in reading and writing. Ability to: Provide instructional assistance to college students in an assigned reading, writing and computer lab. Operate and demonstrate the use of computer equipment. Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others. Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action. Monitor and evaluate student progress. Meet schedules and time lines. Work independently with little direction. Operate computers and peripheral equipment properly and efficiently. Plan and organize work. Train and provide work direction to others. Application Procedure To be considered for this position, applicants must submit: An online job application. Letter of interest which addresses how the applicant's experience and/or education enables him/her to be able to perform the job duties. Resume Unofficial copies of transcripts of college/university work. Official transcripts are required for employment. For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact Linda Reis at (559) 730-3867 or lindareicos.edu

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