Coordinator of Multilingual Writing Support and Assistant Director of the Writing Center

Location
Northfield, Minnesota
Salary
Starting at $56,000
Posted
Apr 12, 2021
Closes
May 12, 2021
Job Role
Teacher Educator
Job Type
Full-time

The Coordinator of Multilingual Writing Support and Assistant Director of the Writing Center provides tutorial assistance for second language writers and some domestic students of varying skill levels, campus leadership regarding English as a Second or Other Language (ESOL) issues, and supervisory assistance for the Writing Center.

The Assistant Director will provide one-on-one writing support for 8-12 multilingual students each term. This includes work on class papers, portfolios, application essays, comps, and reading strategies. They will help select, train, assign, and supervise peer consultants, some of whom work one-to-one with second language writing consultants in the term-long program.

This is an exempt (0.83 FTE), regular, benefit eligible staff position working ten months (mid-August through mid-June), but paid over twelve months.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

What else Carleton College has for you: Two medical plan options to choose from and a health saving plan with employer contribution. Dental, life and vision insurance. A retirement plan with 10 % employer contribution and an additional voluntary retirement plan. Vacation and sick leave accrual and floating holidays. Professional development trainings, seminars and workshops. Access to many other campus amenities such as a gymnasium, a recreation center with programs for a variety of types of activities such as rock climbing, tennis and many more.

The successful candidate possesses a masters degree in TESL, applied linguistics, or a related field. Must have a minimum of three years, preferred five years, of experience in writing center work and demonstrated success in teaching/tutoring academic writing to multilingual students at the postsecondary level.

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. To learn more visit: https://jobs.carleton.edu/postings/4875.

Start Date: As soon as possible. 

Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro that offers an interesting alternative to working in corporate America. A place with small town charm with big city opportunity. If you are looking for a stimulating environment to work, take a closer look at this opportunity today.