Fellow LRNASSTR's: The following position in our Learning Center has been posted. Please forward to interested colleagues. Many thanks! Sylvia Mioduski Reed Mencke ------------------------------------------------ THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA University Learning Center First Year Programs Minority Student Services Testing Office Tutoring Services Chemistry, Room 214 Tucson, Arizona 85721 (602) 621-1206 (602) 621-7596 Fax email: [log in to unmask] [log in to unmask] DATE: April 12, 1995 TO: DEANS, DIRECTORS AND DEPARTMENT HEADS FROM: Sylvia Mioduski, Director Reed Mencke, Associate Director RE: Position Opening PLEASE POST Applications are invited for the full-time Academic Professional position of Coordinator of Learning Assistance Programs, University Learning Center. Description: Administrative coordination and supervisory responsibility for Learning Assistance Programs of the University Learning Center (ULC), including tutoring and Supplemental Instruction, tutor training, and learning strategies workshop. Examples of Typical Responsibilities: Coordinate and implement a tutor training and certification program. Assist in the development and implementation of a ULC program of Supplemental Instruction targeted on courses where freshman retention rate is low. Coordinate and implement a program of learning strategies workshops. Recruit, hire, train, supervise and evaluate tutors. Coordinate and implement a marketing plan for Learning Assistance programs. Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree required. Three years full-time experience in coordinating tutoring services at a post-secondary institution. Three years counseling or equivalent related experience at a post-secondary institution. Knowledge and Skills Required: Excellence and demonstrated experience is required in: learning strategies literature and practice; tutor training and supervision; Supplemental Instruction; collaborative learning; program coordination; program marketing; supervisory and organization skills; communication skills; word processing; teaching learning strategies; interaction with faculty, deans, directors, and department heads; ability to work with students of diverse ethnic backgrounds. Salary: $26,000 - $28,000, depending on qualifications. Application Process: Submit a letter of interest, a current resume, and three current letters of recommendation to: Search Committee Coordinator of Learning Assistance Programs University Learning Center Nugent Room 9 Application Deadline: Monday, April 24, 1995 by 5:00 p.m. Position available: June 5, 1995 The University of Arizona is an EEO/AA/ADA employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.