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Learning Resource Center Specialist - Learning Resource Specialist

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Learning Resource Center Specialist - Learning Resource Specialist

Job no: 506998
Work type: Regular Full-time (Benefits eligible)
Location: Tuscaloosa
Categories: Mentoring/Tutoring/Academic Support

Pay Grade/Pay Range: 55 Hourly (non-exempt) - Minimum - $ 12.61 Midpoint - $ 17.57

Department/Organization: 200018 - Center for Academic Success

Normal Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday 1:00 pm-10:00pm. Friday, 8:00am- 4:45 pm

Job Summary: The Learning Resource Center Specialist manages the day-to-day operations of the Independent Study Lab.

Additional Department Summary: The Learning Specialist is responsible for the delivery of learning skills support for individual and groups of students by providing learning skills/strategies programming. This position will be responsible for delivery of study skills workshops, presentations to campus constituents, and will provide one on one assistance to students. Under limited supervision, the Learning Resource Specialist will manage the day-to-day operations of the Learning Resource Lab and responsibilities may include the supervision of Center for Academic Success student assistants; accurately maintaining visit records and data, organizing, and updating of Lab resource materials, and assisting students in the utilization of Learning Resource Lab resources, programs and services. This position requires non-traditional work hours: Monday through Thursday, approximately 1:15 pm to 10:00 pm and Friday 8:00-4:45

Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree.

Skills and Knowledge: Ability to develop rapport and build productive relationships with students and campus colleagues while serving as a liaison to the academic resources available within the Center for Academic Success and the UA campus. Use of personal computers and standard application software (word processing, spreadsheet and/or database management programs). Good organizational, communication and public relations skills.

Preferred Qualifications: Familiarity with The University of Alabama environment. Supervisory experience.

Background Investigation Statement: Prior to hiring the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made.

Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more. "EEO is the Law" Poster

Advertised: 20 Jul 2018 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 23 Jul 2018 Central Daylight Time


Learning Resource Center Specialist - Learning Resource Specialist