Learning Assistant - Hired As-needed

  • Harford Community College
  • 401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015
  • Jul 06, 2020
Full time   Other Administrative Positions

Job Description

The Learning Center is seeking innovative and compassionate individuals to provide academic support to HCC students by promoting effective study habits and learning strategies while assisting students with course content. There are Learning Assistants available during all hours of operation to work with students in a variety of formats including individual, group, walk-in, and in-class learning sessions. Ideal candidates work collaboratively and effectively with students of all academic backgrounds. This position directly supports the College's Strategic Plan by providing support and intervention to eradicate attainment gaps based on income, race, gender, and ethnicity. Learning Assistants conduct individualized group, walk-in, and/or Supplemental Instruction sessions for HCC students. These sessions are designed to help students develop study skills and become independent learners. Duties include, but are not limited to, promoting a welcoming, supportive and inclusive environment in the Learning Center; assisting students in learning course content by referring to student class notes, assignments, and class resources; promoting study skills and learning strategies; visiting classes to advertise the services of the Learning Center; attending training sessions to become College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) certified; and following the policies and procedures of the Learning Center and Harford Community College. Learning Assistants are hired in the following academic areas based on student demand: Behavioral and Social Sciences Community Education, Business, and Applied Technology Arts & Humanities Nursing and Allied Health Professions Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics This is a part-time, hourly position, hired on an as-needed basis as determined by the supervisor or hiring manager.

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