Director - Student Support Services (SSS)
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|Functional Title||Director - Student Support Services (SSS)|
|Position Type||Administration - Staff|
The Student Success Center cultivates the development of critical thinking skills and active learning through personal, collaborative exchanges between students, tutors, leaders, and staff. Our culture of learning is based on cognitive scaffolding that deepens the students’ knowledge of specific subject material and facilitates increased self-awareness of how they learn in general. Students discover the value of engaging actively in the learning process and develop the ability to adapt to the varying challenges of liberal arts coursework. Ultimately, students’ participation in sessions results in greater self-confidence, independence, and improved academic performance..The Student Success Center is composed of three academic support areas: Tutoring and Academic Skills Programs (TASP), Student Support Services (SSS), and Supplemental Instruction Program (SIP).
The Director of Student Support Services is responsible for the successful implementation of all TRiO program components and provides leadership for the professional and paraprofessional staff. The Director reports to the Executive Director for Retention, Progression, & Completion.
Duties and responsibilities include all of the following:
• Supervises all EPA/SPA staff; conducts training and staff performance appraisals annually
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Recruitment Range||Commensurate with education and experience|
|Org #-Department||Special Support Services - 10912|
|Job Open Date||02/27/2017|
|For Best Consideration Date||03/20/2017|
|Job Close Date|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Type of Appointment||1.0 (Full-Time)|
|Time Limited Duration||
|Number of Months per Year||12|
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