Under the direction of the Manager of the Learning Resource Centre, the incumbent will work as an integral part of the Student Learning Centre team to provide English coaching assistance to students attending Algonquin College. The English coach will support students with their academic English and writing skills and provide workshops on a regularly scheduled basis through a student-accessed online booking system. There will be up to five positions available between 6 and 20 hours per week at flexible times to accommodate the client.
The Student Learning Centre (SLC) is a Student Support Services pilot project managed by the Learning Resource Centre. Opening in fall 2013 across from the Learning Resource Centre (C210), the Student Learning Centre will provide students with assistance in the learning of communication, math, and computer skills. These services to students will include:
- One on one or small group coaching
Practice of basic skills needed to succeed in program courses
Delivery of large group orientation session
Referral to other College services as required