Albion College: Academic Affairs: Learning Support Center
Mar 26, 2019
Albion College invites applications for a Learning Support Specialist to be part of the college’s Learning Support Center. The Learning Support Specialist provides academic support to Albion students and will be involved in programming for students considered at academic risk and students with disabilities. The individual will assist in the coordination of the Briton Path, a one semester program for incoming first year students’ transition to college level academics. The Specialist will also provide study skills counseling and coaching for students, many of whom may have disabilities impacting their academic performance. In addition, this individual will provide support for first and second year students who are placed on academic status which may involve teaching a course offered by the department. Must exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social, economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds.
This position is eligible for full benefits including health/dental/vision insurance, retirement, tuition remission, and campus amenities including free on-site fitness facility, free parking, and access to campus events/performances.
FLSA Classification: Salaried / Exempt / Academic Administrative
Duration: 11 months per year (August 1 – June 31)
- Master’s degree in education, counseling, higher education, or related field required
- Minimum two years of related work experience required
- Bilingual proficiency (Spanish) and/or bicultural experience strongly preferred