Tutor- ESL Afterschool Communities

first_imgRequisition ID: req2660Job Title: Tutor- ESL Afterschool CommunitiesDepartment: Partnerships and ProgramsLocation: OtherEmployment Type: Externally FundedEmployment Status: Externally FundedBargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining UnitFLSA Status: Non-ExemptCompensation Type: HourlyCompensation: $14.00Schedule: Sites are not on campus. There are 3 differentoptions: North Linden Elementary: 1718 E Cooke Rd. Monday-Friday3:25-6:30pm Prairie Norton Elementary: 105 Norton Rd.Monday-Thursday 2:15-6:15 Stiles Elementary: 470 Stiles Ave.Monday- Thursday 2:15-6:15The College Community colleges are uniquely positioned to respond toworkforce needs and make higher education an affordable reality.There has never been a better time to join a two-year college, andthere’s no better place to do it than at Columbus State. A laserfocus on student success and a partnership mindset have establishedColumbus State as a key talent provider in a thriving regionaleconomy, and a premier community college that is changing thenation’s education and workforce landscapes. With more than 46,000students across two campuses, at several regional learning centers,and online, Columbus State is the nation’s only institutionrecognized as an Achieving the Dream (ATD) college, an AACC GuidedPathways institution, and a participant in The Right SignalsInitiative through the Lumina Foundation. Columbus State employeesat all levels benefit from an engaging, collaborative, andsupportive culture that rewards innovation and vision. We providecompetitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and professionaldevelopment opportunities. We are dedicated to ensuring that thediversity of Columbus State faculty and staff reflects that of ourstudents and region. We are proud to be a central part of acommunity that embraces differences and celebrates the manycultures, beliefs, and lifestyles that define Central Ohio.The City Columbus, Ohio is also home to The Ohio State Universityand more than 30 other colleges and universities as well as theheadquarters of multiple Fortune 500 companies. Columbus is one ofAmerica’s fastest-growing cities, offering a wealth of culturalexperiences, dining, entertainment, shopping opportunities, andmore. That’s why Central Ohio residents find living here sofulfilling, both professionally and personally.Position SummaryThe English as a Second Language (ESL) Afterschool Communities(ESLAsC) Tutor assists a team of other Tutors and the SiteSpecialist in developing and operating an afterschool program forimmigrant and refugee elementary students. This off-campus positionis tasked with building strong, positive relationships withstudents and their families, managing student behavior duringprogramming, and preparing/delivering academic and enrichmentactivities.Core CompetenciesProfessionalism, Positive Approach, Managing Work, QualityOrientation, Continuous Improvement, Earning Trust,Customer/Student/Employee Focus, Communication, Collaboration,Guiding InteractionsESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONSPROGRAM SUPPORTAssists in developing, designing and leading program componentsthat result in positive academic and social outcomes forparticipating children. Provides engaging, ongoing opportunitiesfor children to experience success through academic, social andphysical activities. Develops and maintains a safe, supportivelearning environment to achieve positive results. Builds strong,positive relationships with students in ESLAsC programs. Providestime and table management while offering homework and tutoringassistance. Creates and maintains discussions for program andstudent improvement.CUSTOMER SERVICEReports to site on time and prepared, as directed. Modelsprofessional behavior with children, staff, and parents. Assists indeveloping positive and professional relationships with schoolstaff, parents and community. Handles disruptive behavior withrespect, following guidelines, processes and procedures, andreports any issues to Program Coordinator, Site Specialist, and/orParent Specialist for follow-up.CLASSROOM & COMMUNITY SUPPORTAssists with meal distribution, clean-up, and walking home. Attendsschool, community, and student events. Assists in classrooms, fieldtrips and school improvements. Contributes to quarterlynewsletters, as required.Usual Physical Requirements: While performing duties of this job, the employeeregularly exhibits digital dexterity when entering data intocomputer. The employee regularly stands and walks for extendedperiods of time, and occasionally sits. Employee converses verballywith others in person and by telephone. Employee occasionallyreaches with hands or arms, climbs or balances and stoops, kneels,crouches or crawls. Vision demands include close, relativelydetailed vision when focusing on a computer screen. Employeeoccasionally lifts or exerts force of up to 20 pounds when movingfiles, boxes and other materials.Working Conditions: Typical office environment. Regular exposure to moderatenoise typical to business offices. Must travel to multiple worksites.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Knowledge of: English word usage, spelling, sentence structure andpunctuation; computer software, programs and applications; childdevelopment; refugee/immigrant experience; k-12 educationsystems.Skill in: excellent verbal and written communication; organization;customer service; conflict resolution; application of job softwareincluding word processing and spreadsheets; performing mathematicalcalculations including addition, subtraction, multiplication,decimals, percentages and fractions; planning &scheduling.Ability to: develop and maintain effective working relationshipswith associates, students, and general public; maintainconfidential and sensitive information; use good judgement;excellent listening skills and participant in collaborative work;develop and maintain effective working relationships withcolleagues and stakeholders across the College; effectively workwith persons of varying cultures and diversity; problem solveeffectively; exhibit a pleasant public manner; originatecorrespondence; work independently demonstrating initiative;maintain accurate and complete work records; apply analyticalthinking; maintain good public relations; maintain a flexibleschedule.Minimum Qualifications:An appropriate combination of education, training, course work andexperience may qualify an applicant to demonstrate requiredknowledge, skills, and abilities. Minimum qualifications for thisposition are: High school diploma or GED. State Motor VehicleOperator’s License or demonstrable ability to gain access toworksite.Preferred Qualifications: Coursework and/or experience inchild development and second language acquisition.last_img read more

Brian Lara & Ramnaresh Sarwan to Assist Windies Batsmen Ahead of…

first_imgST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Former captains Brian Lara and Ramnaresh Sarwan have been tasked with helping West Indies batsmen ahead of the opening Test against India starting here next Thursday, August 22.Both will be involved in a preparation camp which gets underway on Friday at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground and will lend their experience to the 13-man squad as they gear up for the two-Test series.“We have some good young batsman in the team who we believe will form the future of West Indies cricket,” said director of cricket, Jimmy Adams.“We saw some very good signs of development earlier this year in the Test matches when we played so very well to beat England and we want to see them grow and become outstanding players for the West Indies.“We have taken the step to have Brian and ‘Ronnie’ work with these players, who have demonstrated a will to learn and succeed. We know they still have the passion and love for West Indies cricket and are eager to assist and share their information with the present generation.”The legendary Lara, 50, is West Indies’ leading run-scorer in Tests with 11 953 runs from 131 matches, with 34 hundreds. He quit international cricket following the historic ICC World Cup in the Caribbean in 2007.Sarwan, meanwhile, gathered 5,842 runs in 87 Test matches, including 15 centuries, with a top score of 291 against England at Bridgetown.The 39-year-old also featured in West Indies preparation camp last April in Barbados ahead of the Tri-Nations Series in Ireland.Following the Antigua Test, West Indies will face India in the final Test starting August 30 at Sabina Park in Jamaica.last_img read more