Assessment Specialist - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States
(HR0489 (Part)


Detailed Job Description

Responsible for coordination, administration and supervision of assessments and examinations. Provides information to students at all levels regarding the assessment/testing process.

Campus Location

Lake Nona CampusDepartment: Standardized Testing

Essential Job Functions

1. Ensures eligibility of students taking assessments.
2. Provides information and guidance to students regarding the assessment/testing process.
3. Administers and monitors standardized assessments.
4. Assists in administering and supervising assessments as directed.
5. Maintains security and integrity of assessments and the assessment environment, and ensures optimal testing conditions for students.
6. Responds to telephone and in person inquiries regarding the assessment/testing process and other steps in the enrollment process. 7 . Maintains records of assessments and provides periodic reports.
8. Accesses, inputs, and retrieves data from multiple applications such as Banner and testing agency sites.
9.Guides students in the use of Atlas in the enrollment process.
10. Other duties as assigned.


1. Associate's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
2. Experience with test administration, computer scanning, scoring, and supervision.
3. Progressively responsible clerical/administrative experience.
4. A demonstrated commitment to diversity.
5. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accomodation.

Knowledge Skills Abilities

1. Knowledge of computer systems.
2. Knowledge of assessment programs (i.e. PERT, CLEP, TEAS, CJBAT, and SOCE).
3. Ability to manage multiple tasks.
4. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and to work with people, departments, and students from diverse backgrounds.
5. Ability to read technical manuals and apply knowledge and to maintain the security of assessment programs.
6. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.


$14.76 per hour

Equal Employment and Preference-Eligibility

Valencia College provides equal opportunity for equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all individuals as it relates to admission to the College or to programs, any aid, benefit, or service to students or wages and other terms, conditions or privileges of employment, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information and any other factor prohibited under applicable federal, state, and local civil rights laws, rules and regulations.

Valencia College extends preference in employment for eligible veterans in accordance to Florida State Statute 295.07.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Assessment Specialist
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Learning-Centered
  • Multi-cultural
  • Assessment, Accreditation & Compliance
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description