Science Learning Specialist (part-time)

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Science Learning Specialist (part-time)

Type: Staff

Requisition No: 17-113

Active Since: September 29, 2017

Starting Compensation: $16.10 to $20.93 per hour, commensurate with experience

Hours: Flexible schedule working 15 hours/week Monday-Friday between 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Percentage FTE: 40%

Department: ACE Tutoring Center

Location: SCC


St. Charles Community College is an accredited, affordable, and accessible learning environment providing life-changing opportunities for personal growth and professional success. The College invites applications for a part-time Learning Specialist to provide professional educational assistance to students in need of supplemental instruction and guidance in the biological and physical sciences. Candidate must be able to work flexible day hours throughout the week.

  • Provide educational assistance to college students with a broad range of biological and physical sciences courses including but not limited to introductory to general biology, human biology, or anatomy and physiology. Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology is especially important in the biological disciplines. Ability to tutor in college level physics would be a plus.
  • Present science topics one-on-one and in small workshops in the ACE Tutoring Center.
  • Diagnose problems areas and instruct students in study skills.
  • Respond to student requests for course supplementation and seek out resources to meet student needs.


  • Master's degree in biological or physical sciences preferred, a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in biology required.
  • Experience teaching science-related courses and working with diverse student population.
  • Knowledge of teaching strategies and methods, one-to-one communication skills.
  • Proficient working with small groups, and strong presentation skills.
  • Should be available to work flexible daytime hours throughout the week during the three college semesters.

Application for Employment

Applications for Employment* (PDF) may be completed, saved and emailed to Applications are also available in the Human Resources Department and may be mailed, faxed or hand delivered to the following address.

Human Resources Department
St. Charles Community College
Administration Building – Room 1242
4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
Cottleville, MO 63376
Phone: 636-922-8421 Fax: 636-922-8293

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General Information

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those under consideration will be contacted for a follow-up interview.

A position is posted for a minimum of five days after which applicant screening and selection begins. Positions are removed from posting once filled. These postings reflect general job duties and minimum qualifications rather than comprehensive descriptions of positions. Any unsolicited resume, related document or application that does not indicate application for a specific vacant position will not be accepted, acknowledged, retained or considered.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The College is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunity regarding the treatment of students, faculty and staff. The College adheres to a strict non-discrimination policy in student admission, educational programs, activities and employment regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability or genetic information. The College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Complaint Procedures

The college maintains a complaint procedure for the purpose of investigating and providing prompt and equitable remedy.

Student inquiries concerning the complaint procedure or discrimination concerns may be made to the vice president for academic and student affairs, 636-922-8356, Room SSB 2110 or as an alternative, to the dean of student success, 636-922-8238, Room SSB 1104.

Employee and applicant inquiries concerning complaint procedures or discrimination concerns may be made to the vice president for human resources, 636-922-8300, Room ADM 1242. Reports may also be made to any administrative officer of the college.


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