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Position Information

Position Title Reader/Scribe
Position Type Staff
Department Disability Support Services
FLSA
Union/Non Union Non Union
Full Time or Part Time Part Time
Grade 2
Salary Range
Hiring Salary Range $11.57 - $12.72/Hour
Fixed Term/Tenure Track (Faculty Only)
Regular or Temporary Temporary
Job Description Summary

To provide auxiliary services (i.e., note taking, test proctoring) and assist with special testing services for students with various disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications
  1. High school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Experience reading and writing college level material or providing auxiliary services such as note-taking, test proctoring or special testing services to students with documented disabilities.
  3. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be able to speak/write clearly and concisely.
  4. Strong interpersonal skills.
  5. Must be punctual, highly dependable, responsible, and well-organized.
  6. Must be able to operate tape-recording devices.
Criteria

CRITERIA: The following criteria, which are not the sole criteria used in the final hiring decision, will be used to review the applications of those persons who meet the stated minimum qualifications and to select those qualified applicants who will be interviewed. Other information and observations made during the interview process may be considered in the selection process. Please ensure that your application and attached documents address the criteria listed below:

  1. Extent of ability to read/write college level material and operate recording devices.
  2. Ability to perform detailed work in a classroom environment and meet deadlines.
  3. Extent of experience with persons with disabilities.
Job Requirements
  1. Must be available to work during the Spring/Summer/Fall semester.
  2. Must be available to work flexible daytime and evening hours.
  3. Must be willing to work at the Largo campus site as well as other off-campus locations (University Town Center, Laurel College Center, Andrews Air Force Base, etc.)
  4. Ability to communicate effectively in spoken and written standard English.
  5. As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
Is Background Check Required?

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number PGCC40811/12
Open Date 02/04/2014
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Background Check Statement
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Which of the following best describes your level of completed education? (Education details must be included in your application.)
    • Master's Degree or above from an accredited college/university
    • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/university
    • Associate's Degree from an accredited college/university
    • One to two years of college credit (30 credit hours is equivalent to one year)
    • Less than 30 credits from an accredited college/university
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • None of the above
  2. * Are you able to read/write college level material or have experience providing auxiliary services (note taking, test proctoring and special testing services) to students with disabilities?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Briefly describe your experience referenced in the previous question. Do not enter "See Resume"

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Criteria - Please describe your extent of experience with persons with disabilities.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • HERC
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • Hispanic Outlook
    • Indeed
    • Personal Referral
    • PGCC Website
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook)
    • The Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • The Washington Post
    • Other: Please indicate below
    • Educause

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Other