Counselor/Tutor- Learning Resource Center, Workforce Development (7874)

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Job Description
Counselor/Tutor- Learning Resource Center, Workforce Development (7874) (Job ID7874)
Admin/Prof Staff FT Cont/Reg
643475 - Univ Sevices to ESL

The Counselor/Tutor for the Learning Resource Center/Workforce Development facilitates and delivers high interest and innovative workshops, training sessions and mini-courses in math, language arts and computer coding. He or she will create and prepare curriculum and work with SIUE departments on the main campus to align Learning Resource Center courses with the related courses in the Schools of Business and Engineering. Additional, the Counselor/Tutor will offer program participants information about careers available in information technology (IT) and provide opportunities for career exploration in IT by setting up informational sessions with employers, conducting mock interviews, and arranging for job shadowing.

Further duties and responsibilities may be assigned in support of the center's mission and goals.

This position is a current Administrative / Professional vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. The position posting will close to applicants at close of business, 4:30 pm CST, on the posting end date.

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-Bachelor's Degree in education, science, computer science, social work, math, English, business.
-Comfortable working with computer hardware, software, networking and information delivery systems.
-Adept at using a variety of programming languages, including C++, Microsoft Visual Basic and Java, Python.
-Knowledgeable about electrical engineering technology, physical science and telecommunications systems.
-Industry recognized IT certifications are a plus (Comptia A+, Cyber Security, Windows, Microsoft Office).
-Proficient in mathematics, from advanced algebra and calculus to statistics, probability and data analysis.
-Effective communicators with good public speaking skills and strong presentation delivery abilities.
-Good leader, with a variety of teaching styles that facilitate one-on-one interactions.
-Superior ability to correspond and communicate effectively with internal and external patrons.
-Experience working with diverse populations to include school age youth, high school students and adults.
-Skill in exercising appropriate judgment in decision making.
-Demonstrated time management skills, ability to multi-task.
-Demonstrated organizational skills.

$2,585.41 Monthly
East Saint Louis Campus

SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check and/or drug screening prior to an offer of employment. 

SIUE is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. We encourage applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and people with disabilities. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Acts (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with SIUE, please call 618-650-2190 or email

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