Job: Associate Instructor, Learning Resources

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 507200
Position Type: Full Time Professional Non-Contractual
External Position: Yes

Provides instructional technical support to Learning Resources and is responsible for the operation and supervision of an area, assigned classroom or laboratory.

  • Operates, manages, and supervises an area, assigned classroom, or laboratory in a manner consistent with educational objectives
  • Supervises, trains, and assists in the professional development of staff and part-time personnel
  • Provides instructional technical support to the library/learning resources and direct services for Circulation, Reserves, and Periodicals functions
  • Assists students in the evaluation of media resources in the library, academic laboratories, or other learning resources areas
  • Analyzes data, prepares reports, and keeps accurate up-to-date records
  • Assists faculty in the development of testing, assessment and other evaluation instruments for the library, academic laboratories or other learning resources areas
  • Assists students in the use of academic software and tutorials used in learning resources areas
  • Recommends instructional software/hardware applications for library/learning resources and computer laboratories areas under Learning Resources
  • Informs and assists students in meeting faculty and departmental calls requirements, recording progress in the library, academic laboratories, or other learning resources programs as appropriate
  • Maintains inventory of all equipment housed for lending purposes
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in related field and three (3) years of work experience in an academic setting
  • All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Knowledge of Windows OS, software programs, Microsoft Office Suite applications, on-line systems, LINCC, and basic research methodology
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot basic computer hardware and software problems
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of students, faculty and staff
  • Excellent initiative, supervisory expertise, and decision-making skills
  • Knowledge of installation and operation of multimedia equipment
  • Knowledge about all aspects of circulation; library, learning resources, and help desk
  • Knowledge and understanding of training and education principles
  • Strong positive customer service and public relation skills
  • Skill in project management and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evenings and weekend assignments

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    Contact:

    Miami Dade College
    Employment Department
    11011 SW 104 Street
    Kendall, FL 33176
    (305) 237-2559

    Social:

    Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.