LAB INSTRUCTOR, UPWARD BOUND

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McLennan Community College

HOURLY WAGE: $17.93 Per Hour (30 Hours/Week)

 

*Contingent upon grant funding*

Application will not be considered until ALL required documents are received.

****POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED****

 

LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO EXEMPLIFY OUR COLLEGE VALUES:

Communications: We will be open and courageous in our communication with students and with one another. We will communicate decisions and the reasons for them.  Excellence: We will strive for excellence in all that we do. We will actively plan for the future, seeking new and innovative ways to accomplish our mission.  Inclusiveness: We will seek to appreciate and understand our students and each other, actively seeking different viewpoints. We will work to create a welcoming environment where our diverse community of students and employees learn, teach, and work together.  Integrity: We will work with the highest level of integrity, taking responsibility for all of our actions. We will tell the truth and seek to be fair in our decision-making and actions.  People: We will be honest, humble, respectful, and gracious to our students and to each other. We best serve our students, colleagues, and community when we work as a team.

 

GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This position will oversee daily operations and assist students assigned to the Upward Bound’s computer lab. The Lab Instructor will maintain applicable software and necessary resource materials. This position reports to the Program Director, Upward Bound and exercises no supervision. Employee may not exceed 30 hours per week. NOTE:  This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university.

Experience: More than one year of experience working with low-income and/or first-generation students.

 

SELECTION CRITERIA:

*Attach a brief statement addressing how you acquired each of the following Knowledge, Skills and Abilities through your education, personal experience or previous employment. Knowledge of: 1. Principles and best practices in computer lab operations. 2. Pertinent Federal, State, and college laws, rules, and regulations tutoring software and resource material. 3. Computer applications, such as Windows Operating System, Microsoft Office Suite, and Adobe. 4. Trends and needs of students who are first generation, low-income, or have a disability. Skills in: 5. Critical thinking and problem solving. 6. Providing comprehensive instruction. 7. Basic record keeping and accurate data entry. Ability to: 8. Interpret and apply department policies, procedures, rules and regulations. 9. communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. 10. Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. 11. Effectively relate to high school students from disadvantaged backgrounds. 12. Work independently without close supervision and as a team. 13. Assist students with computer lab technology and resources. 14. Learn new software quickly and stay abreast of new software applications.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Sedentary-Desk work; occasional field trips e.g. for college or program activities. Minimal Hazard/Exposure-Standard office setting.  At least minimal environmental controls are in place to assure health and comfort.

 

BENEFITS:

Health Insurance, retirement plan, sick leave, vacation, and holidays.  Eligible employees and dependents may take college courses tuition free.  Participation in Medicare Part A, but not Social Security (FICA).

 

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Interested and qualified applicants should submit the required application materials to:  https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/mclennan. NOTE: Finalists may be asked to participate in an in-basket exercise. MCC uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. For more information visit www.dhs.gov/e-verify. Please feel free to contact this office regarding the status of your application.

 

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS:

  • Online Employment Application
  • Resume
  • *KSA Statement (See Selection Criteria above)
  • Copies of College Transcripts

 

MCC provides equal educational opportunities to all individuals and does not discriminate against any individual regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or other legally protected category in its educational programs, activities, or employment. http://www.mclennan.edu/employees/policy-manual/docs/E-XXXIV.pdf

To apply for this job please visit www.schooljobs.com.