Success Studio Facilitator - PT, non-benefit, MCCC/MTA prof - Greenfield Community College in Greenfield Massachusetts

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Greenfield Community College

Greenfield, Massachusetts


United States
(MCCC 15-17)

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Detailed Job Description


Job Description:

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

  • Provide an orientation session(s) for participating students;
  • Tutor students on the effective use of Moodle and address Moodle questions related to course assignments, discussion participation, and other elements of course completion;
  • Address student's questions about GCC courses and programs, campus activities, and other components and services available at and through the college;
  • Guide students in educational and career planning/initial academic advising;
  • Facilitate communication between students and other offices at GCC;
  • Serve as academic liaison between dually enrolled students and counselors at represented high schools;
  • Provide a supportive environment for study;
  • Submit "concerning student" reports when needed; and
  • Facilitate effective use of the available computer lab equipment for course work.

Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's degree in Business Management, Marketing, Public Relations, Education, Counseling, Psychology, or closely related field;
  • Two (2) years' experience and/or training that includes marketing, public relations, college admissions, credit evaluation, and academic counseling/advisement;
  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience will be considered.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Massachusetts driver's license.
  • CORI check required

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's degree relevant to procedures and policies associated with college student support and success
  • Two (2) years' experience  directly supporting college student success
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a diverse student population
  • Experience with Banner or a similar student information system
  • Strong skills with Moodle (GCCs online learning system) and computer applications for course success;
  • Familiarity with and commitment to the community college mission

EQUIVALENCY STATEMENT:

Applicants who do not meet the qualifications as stated above are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and experience have prepared them for the responsibilities of this position.

Part-time, hourly, non-benefited professional position located at Amherst Middle School

THE COLLEGE:

Greenfield Community College is located in the beautiful and historic Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts, between the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and the fertile farmland of the Connecticut River watershed. GCC is a public community college serving approximately 6,000 credit and credit-free students. Known for the caring and supportive attitude of the faculty and staff, and for the broad support it enjoys from the surrounding community, the college is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. In addition to a strong Liberal Arts focus, the College offers a wide variety of innovative and successful programs including Gender and Women's Studies, Fine Arts, Nursing, Renewable Energy, and Outdoor Leadership, as well as varied learning environments, from traditional classrooms, to distance learning, peer tutoring, one-on-one faculty-student advising, workforce development, and learning communities that cater to specific needs and interests. Close to fifty percent of Greenfield Community College students transfer to four-year colleges, and it is Smith College's largest source of community college transfer students. Much of the College has recently undergone a multi-million dollar renovation that sets the stage for future developments in learning. Greenfield Community College actively encourages and provides opportunities for leadership and professional development.

Keyword Phrases

  • Amherst Success Studio
  • Beautiful & Historic Western Massachusetts
  • Intentional and ongoing reflection of diversity
  • Works closely with business and community partners
  • Admissions & Enrollment / Recruiting
  • Academic Advising
  • Career Counseling and Placement
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGES
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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