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CAMPUS FACILITATOR: Full-Time

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville is now accepting applications for the full-time position of Campus Facilitator.  The position will be located at the Shelbyville campus until the Franklin County campus is open for classes.  The primary responsibilities are focused on serving students and providing an additional administrative presence at all campuses served by our institution.The Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville is now accepting applications for the full-time position of Campus Facilitator.  The position will be located at the Shelbyville campus until the Franklin County campus is open for classes.  The primary responsibilities are focused on serving students and providing an additional administrative presence at all campuses served by our institution.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

The Campus Facilitator shall have a minimum of graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with emphasis in guidance and counseling and three (3) years of successful full-time paid employment in the appropriate field.

The Campus Facilitator will work under the supervision of the Assistant Director and the Student Services Coordinator. 

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:

Knowledge of the demands of industry concerning the responsibility of an employee, of the criteria for employment by local industries and recognized major occupations; as evidenced by a rating of education and experience.

Ability to deal tactfully with the public and co-workers; to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions; to express ideas clearly, concisely, and convincingly; to address an audience effectively; and to plan and direct the work of others' as evidenced by an interview by the appointing authority.

Technical abilities include a working knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel; general typing;  preparation of reports; keeping records, answering the telephone, responding to e-mail, and relaying messages.

GENERAL DUTIES:

Under general supervision, the Campus Facilitator will:

  • assist with managing the administrative office or student services complex, maintenance, and security at one or more campuses;
  • serve as a contact for faculty at main campus and off-campus locations;
  • assist with counseling, advising and interviewing of students and for providing effective guidance in assisting students;
  • serve as a liaison with business and industrial employers;
  • assist with keeping accurate placement records;
  • assist potential students in the selection of a proper course of training;
  • provide orientation to new students as to institutional policies and opportunities afforded through training;
  • visit area high schools, community organizations, and industries;
  • disseminate information concerning the institution’s programs and entrance requirements;
  • provide counseling assistance to students with career and technical education interests, limited personal assistance and service as a placement officer;
  • develop reports;
  • travel  to off-campus locations to meet with students;
  • assist students with financial aid filing and dissemination of information;
  • perform related work as required.
     

SPECIFIC DUTIES:

To be responsible for the following tasks:

  1. Demonstrate a commitment to student success.
  2. Develop and implement student success strategies utilizing best practices.
  3. Interview prospective students and present a synopsis of courses offered by the institution and provide information about financial aid.
  4. Assist students with any problems which they may have.
  5. Recognize an individual’s specific training needs and coordinate an instructional program in relation to those needs.
  6. Work with other institutional personnel on scheduling and updating instructional materials.
  7. Participate in the admissions processes and orientation of new students.
  8. Recruit students through visitations to schools, businesses, organizations, and special programs.
  9. Attend workshops and meetings on regular basis to keep up to date on higher education law and student service best practices.
  10. Assure the campus (main campus or off-site) is open and operational, as appropriate.
  11. Assists with the coordination of student or community events.
  12. Perform other duties as directed and assigned by the administration.
     

SALARY:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience and according to salary guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.

APPLICATION:

Submit application, resume, and cover letter to laura.monks@tcatshelbyville.edu or

Laura Monks
Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville
1405 Madison Street
Shelbyville, TN 37160

DEADLINE:

Applications will be reviewed beginning August 15, 2017 and can be submitted until position is filled.

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Shelbyville is an EOE/AA/ADA Employer.

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE INSTRUCTOR: Part-Time,
Shelbyville Campus

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville is now accepting applications for a part-time Licensed Practical Nurse Clinical Instructor for the Shelbyville campus evening program.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be a Registered Nurse with a minimum of three (3) years of med-surg experience.  Current Tennessee Licensure also required.  Teaching experience preferred.

GENERAL DUTIES:

Responsible for assisting in planning, developing, initiating and evaluating the approved instructional program for practical nursing students in both the classroom and clinical setting.   Counsels students as necessary.  Maintains appropriate program and student records for documentation and evaluation.  Keep informed of current educational nursing concepts by reviewing journals, textbooks, and other resource material to remain cognizant of teaching methods and practical nursing techniques and procedures and responsibilities.

KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:

Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of practical nursing.  Expertise in the clinical skills required of the practical nurse.  Knowledge of the principles and methods of effective teaching and supervision.

Ability to deal tactfully with the public and co-workers; to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions, to express ideas clearly, concisely, and convincingly, and to plan and direct the work of others; as evidenced by an interview with the appointing authority.

SALARY:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience and according to salary guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.

APPLICATION:

Submit application, resume, and cover letter to laura.monks@tcatshelbyville.edu or

Laura Monks
Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville
1405 Madison Street
Shelbyville, TN 37160

DEADLINE:

Applications will be reviewed beginning August 15, 2017 and can be submitted until position is filled.

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Shelbyville is an EOE/AA/ADA Employer.