MaKami College is a provincially licensed Private Vocational College offering a 3,000 Hour Advanced Clinical Massage Therapy diploma program. Founded in 2001, MaKami College is the largest massage therapy school in Alberta offering the highest level of instructional training available in the massage therapy profession.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for Learning Strategist to help our students to reach and achieve their academic goals.
Duties & Responsibilities
Student appointments to assess areas of need in relation to academic success
Working individually with students with a broad range of disabilities to provide learning strategies, study skills, and education success planning.
Design appropriate individualized learning strategy's plans for students
Support and enhance students' personal and academic success
Serving as a resource to University on matters related to learning strategies for students with learning differences
Assisting with special events and other services offered through the office
Consult and collaborate as appropriate with faculty
To undertake other related responsibilities and duties which may be assigned by the College when course load permits
Required Qualifications & Experience
University degree in Education, Adult Education or related discipline, Master of Education is an asset
Student-facing experience in a secondary or post-secondary school setting, with a background in planning and provision of educational supports to students with special needs
Proven experience as a learning strategist
Experience creating learning plan's for students
Excellent communication both oral and written
Superior organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal skills required
A strong student-focused orientation
Proven ability to provide solution-focused interventions
Ability to demonstrate flexibility, particularly in the decision-making process
Ability to remain objective in decision-making when presented with emotionally charged situations and when limited information is available
We offer a competitive compensation package, fun work environment and opportunity to grow your career in a post-secondary institution that not only cares about their students but also takes great care of their employees