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I heard a speaker from this school-an experimental psychology type who was
excellent.  this school seems to be on the cutting dge!  go for it if you want a
job!
Helen

Roz Bethke wrote:

> Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, has a full-time,
> tenure-track, faculty position for an Academic Achievement Center
> Facilitator.
>
> Position Open:  Academic Achievement Center Facilitator
> Division:  Academic - Liberal Arts
>
> Responsibilities: Will oversee the daily operations of the Academic
> Achievement Center, which offers a variety of self-paced credit courses
> including study skills, reading, vocabulary, spelling, math, algebra prep,
> chemistry prep, and medical terminology.  Will teach courses offered by the
> center and lead the faculty.  Responsibilities include teaching, overseeing
> students' individualized programs, supervising/helping students and faculty
> coworkers, creating and correcting tests, developing evaluative instruments
> and instructional materials,
> maintaining accurate student records, and assisting with selection, training
> and scheduling of AAC staff.
>
> Position Status: Full-time, regular, faculty appointment leading to
> continuing contract eligibility.  Ten-month position.  Starting date:
> August 7, 2000.
>
> Required Qualifications:
>
> *Master's degree in reading, developmental education, adult education or
> closely related field.
> *Post-secondary teaching experience in developmental education and learning
> lab setting.
> *Experience as a lead teacher, learning center director or other relevant
> leadership experience.
> *Ability to work as a member of a learning team as well as independently
> *Excellent communication skills.
> *Ability to oversee a wide array of teaching; learning and working
> activities.
> *Knowledge of current technology-based instruction.
> *Knowledge of current issues and trends in post-secondary education.
>
> Preferred Qualifications:
>
> *Experience in individualized instruction in learning lab setting.
> *Knowledge of Windows, especially Word and Excel.
>
> Salary/Benefits: Placement on the salary schedule based on degrees and
> related experience.  Participation in college Flexible Benefits program
> which includes options for single and family health and dental coverage,
> life insurance, tax sheltered annuities, and reimbursement accounts. Income
> protection insurance.  JCCC tuition reimbursement for employee and
> dependents. Generous sick leave and personal leave allowances.
> Participation in social security (FICA) and state retirement programs
> (KPERS).  Eligibility for participation in an extensive range of JCCC staff
> development programs.
>
> Deadline:  April 21, 2000
>
> To receive an application packet contact the Office of Human Resources,
> JCCC, GEB 251, 12345 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS 66210-1299, (913)
> 469-3877, or E-mail [log in to unmask]  For a current listing of all of our
> open positions, visit our web site at www.jccc.net/acad/hr/opportunities.
>
> Posted -  March 29, 2000       Posting No. 2000-130