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College Notetaker

Kelly Services
Colonia, NJ 07067
**College Notetaker**


**Onsite - Flint, Michigan**


**About the role:**


As a Notetaker you will support a students learning by providing clear and accurate notes as a record of lectures or classes. Students may have difficulties taking notes for several different reasons, for example sight or hearing impairments, specific learning difficulties or because writing is difficult and painful. Notes are essential tools for learning and revision, therefore the work of a Notetaker provides crucial support. The duties of the Scribe are to write (by hand or computer) verbatim what the student with the disability dictates. Scribes should be fluent in English and be familiar with the necessary formats, but they are not responsible for proofreading papers. The student with the disability is expected to direct the scribe what to write and where to place the information, for example in a formula or works cited list. Scribes are not allowed to tutor, prompt or correct the student with the disability.


**Job Description - Main duties and responsibilities**


+ To provide the student with an accurate and full account of the information conveyed in lectures or classes where it is necessary to take notes.

+ To ensure notes are clear and comprehensive. This requires fast and accurate typing, legible handwriting, accurate spelling, and the ability to extract all relevant information from lecture material.

+ Read, write, and comprehend through attentive listening.

+ Maintain confidentiality and professionalism.

+ To maintain regular contact with the student, from the outset of your work, to ensure they are receiving notes in a timely fashion and in a mutually agreed format. Please note that some students may prefer contact by e-mail.

+ To communicate with the Director of Student Success Services & Disability Services on an ongoing basis, in order to monitor support, provide adequate notice if you are unable to attend sessions and ensure notification of any changes to your availability for work or contact details.


**Essentials:**


+ Evidence of education to degree (or equivalent) level, ideally with experience in the subject required for note taking or similar field.

+ Accurate spelling and grammar skills

+ Ability to provide clear, succinct, and relevant materials for students in their preferred format.

+ Good IT skills and access to a computer (notes often need to be typed up and formatted).

+ Clear and legible handwriting at speed.

+ Ability to work on own initiative, independently and to deadlines.

+ Well organized, punctual, and reliable.

+ Have a positive attitude towards equality and access for people with disabilities.

+ The ability to communicate sensitively and tactfully, both orally and in writing, with individuals at all levels within the College.

+ Previous experience with taking notes in an educational setting helpful

+ Salary $14 per hour

+ Schedule - Monday - Thursday 1pm-4pm

+ Contract duration till June 30, 2022


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Looking for meaningful work that enriches the lives of students in your community? At Kelly Education, we connect passionate people with great jobs in local schools. Whether youre looking to work a few days a week or every day, want to work in a classroom or a non-instructional rolewell connect you with flexible work you can feel good about. Even if youre new to the education field, our thorough training and orientation will prepare you to be successful.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2022-04-18 Expires: 2022-06-23

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