Texas State Job Bank ADULT EDUCATION AND LITERACY ASSISTANT in WACO, Texas

GENERAL POSITION DESCRIPTION To assist students in reaching their educational goals; to encourage students in continuing their education. Provide staff support to the Project Director, Adult Education and Literacy (AEL), Data Management and Professional Development Specialist, Career Navigator, and Transition Specialist. This position is grant funded and employment is contingent upon continued grant funding. NOTE: This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position. MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS Education: High School Diploma or GED. Special Requirement: Must have and maintain a valid Driver's License and be insurable under the College driving insurance policy. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience: Experience in adult education or as an administrative assistant. Bi-lingual in speaking Spanish. SELECTION CRITERIA *Attach a brief statement addressing how you acquired each of the following Knowledge, Skills and Abilities through your education, personal experience or previous employment. Knowledge of: (1) Principles, practices, and procedures of AEL office. (2) Modern office procedures, methods, and computer equipment. (3) Principles and procedures of record keeping and reporting. (4) English usage, grammar, spelling, and punctuation. Ability to: (5) Interpret and apply applicable Federal, State, and college laws, rules, regulations, and policies. (6) Perform a variety of duties under time constraints. (7) Learn and utilize new technologies. (8) Follow both oral and written instructions. (9) Keyboard at speed necessary for successful job completion. (10) Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. (11) Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. WORKING CONDITIONS: Sedentary: Desk work; occasional field trips e.g. for College or program activities. Insignificant effort other than normal movement. Minimal Hazard/Exposure: Standard office setting. At least minimal environmental controls to assure health and comfort.