Posting Number 20110179
Job Title Paraprofessional/Teaching Assistant
Job Category Staff
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary
Southwestern Michigan College, a two-year college located approximately 30 minutes north of South Bend, Indiana and approximately 30 minutes from Lake Michigan’s eastern shore, is seeking applications for the part-time position of paraprofessional/teaching assistant in the developmental studies department. The successful candidate will assist faculty who teach basic mathematics (arithmetic, introductory algebra), grammar and composition, college reading, and English for multi-lingual speakers. Candidates must also demonstrate a strong commitment to student success, an understanding of students from a wide variety of backgrounds and academic preparedness, and show the ability to work effectively in a variety of instructional settings.
Associate’s degree required. Teaching or related experience, especially with underperforming or academically challenged students and/or students for whom English is a second language.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
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