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Student Learning Facilitator I (Biology)

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Department: 
Academic Success Center
Hours: 
Flexible/In-range: M-Th: 8:30am - 8:00pm; F: 8:30am - 4:00pm; Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Salary Range: 
$12.00/hr.
Benefits Eligible: 
No
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, January 17, 2021
All applications are due by 11:59PM (Arizona time) on the day listed above.
Job Summary: 

Estrella Mountain Community College is hiring several Biology Student Learning Facilitator I positions to work under the Learning College Philosophy where learning happens anyway, anytime, anyplace. This position provides in-person tutoring for biology and closely related courses in the Academic Success Center.

Essential Functions: 
  • 90% Provides in-person tutoring to students in the Science Success area of the Academic Success Center; works with a diverse population of students, faculty and staff.

  • 10% Provides student status and recommendations to the Learning Technician, Sr.; assists with workshops, class presentations and other student success activities; other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: 
  1. Successful completion (grade of "A" OR grade of “B” with instructor recommendation) in BIO 181, BIO 182, BIO 201, BIO 202, or BIO205.

  2. Knowledge of instructional methods used at Estrella Mountain Community College to teach Biology.

  3. Good communication skills and the ability to help students understand complex material.

  4. Patient and respectful of varying levels of student content knowledge.

Desired Qualifications: 
  1. Successful completion (grade of "A" OR grade of “B” with instructor recommendation) in BIO 201. Strongly prefer applicants who have completed BIO202 and BIO205.

  2. Experience providing quality service in a fast-paced environment.

Special Working Conditions: 

 Incumbents may work in a remote and/or in-person environment depending on the needs of the department.

Special Notes: 
  • Please include a Letter of Interest detailing a summary of qualifications and a philosophy statement explaining how you in this role will support Estrella Mountain's Learning College initiative and student success. For more information about the Learning College Principles, please visit our Learning College site.

  • Applications without transcripts will be classified as incomplete and will be asked for upon interview.

  • Must be available to attend a two-day training session during the week of January 11, 2021.

  • Must be dependable and available during peak times throughout the semester.

  • Position open until filled.

  • New hires to begin in Spring 2021 semester.

Learning College Letter of Interest

Please include with your cover letter a Letter of Interest detailing a summary of qualifications and a philosophy statement explaining how you in this role will support Estrella Mountain's Learning College initiative and student success. For more information about the Learning College Principles, please visit our Learning College site.


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