1. The Regional Adult Education Specialist shall have a primary responsibility of assisting with the state's adult education initiatives and Region 4's (Floyd, Giles, Montgomery, Pulaski, Radford City) priorities. 2. The specialist may not be employed in another position that would prevent the full implementation of the duties of this position. The specialist must be available for activities associated with this position that are conducted during the day, in the evening, and on weekends. 3. The specialist shall attend mandatory meetings and staff development events conducted by OAEL or the Virginia Adult Learning Resource Center. 4. The Regional Adult Education Specialist shall demonstrate the following o Knowledge of the Virginia Department of Education's adult education and literacy program o Knowledge of and ability to implement recruitment strategies for adult learners o Knowledge of the state's approved assessment and goal-setting policies, as well as the procedures outlined in the Operational Guidance Manual for Virginia Adult Education and Literacy Programs o Understanding of appropriate strategies for assessment related to instruction o Ability to use testing data to counsel test takers and make testing recommendations o Ability to use testing data to inform instructional program design o Ability to disaggregate National Reporting System and GED Testing Center data for program improvement and individual counseling o Certification to administer and provide training for assessments approved for use in the NRS-based data system o Regular communication with program managers and GED examiners throughout the region o Communication with the local Workforce Development Board and employers in the region
Internal Number: 34900
About New River Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.