| The West Virginia University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Learning Specialist. The position will provide individualized time management support, and foster organizational and academic success skills to student-athletes. |
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Facilitate student-athletes' development as self-regulated learners within the guidelines, rules and regulations of West Virginia University, the Big 12 Conference and the NCAA.
Develop a supportive, individualized approach for assisting students academically.
Assist student-athletes in social and emotional areas that impact learning by assessing their needs and making appropriate referrals when necessary.
Work with the student on remediation of fundamental skills needed for academic success by providing academic support services with study skills, note taking, time management skills, test-taking strategies and literacy skill development.
Provide assistance/additional instruction for academic course work, including help with organizing, planning, editing and revising assignments, preparation for exams, and developing strategies to help the student complete assigned coursework independently.
Perform other job related duties as assigned by the Assistant Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Development or Associate Director of Student-Athlete Development.