Announcement of Anticipated Opening

(Temporary Full-time Appointment)

Education Technology Specialist
Educational Assistant


November 2011


Bachelor’s degree in Instructional Technology or other appropriately related field together with one year of related experience required. Demonstrated advanced knowledge and abilities in the following areas: application of computers and internet to transmission of instruction, including information technology literacy skills; familiarity with training methodology; familiarity with course management systems; excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to work effectively with others and to take initiative and work independently. An understanding of the mission of the community college and a demonstrated ability to respond to and work with multiple constituencies and involvement in support of a culturally and ethnically diverse population are essential.

Administrative experience with Blackboard Learn, iTunesU, and a range of Web 2.0 tools preferred. Online teaching experience is also preferred.

Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications as stated are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their experience has prepared them for this position.

Hours and Minimum Salary: 

$49,211 annual salary with excellent benefits.


Under the supervision of the Director of Educational Technology and Distance Learning, the Educational Technology Specialist is accountable for supporting faculty and academic staff with the implementation of instructional technology; providing training programs and support to faculty and staff on the use of instructional technologies, including course management systems; and providing administrative support. Other essential duties may be assigned consistent with the general scope of the position.


Send letter of intent, curriculum vitae, transcripts, a portfolio of course design work or links to this portfolio, a statement of online teaching philosophy, and names of three references to:

Deborah Wilson, Director of Human Resources
Manchester Community College, MS #2
Great Path, P.O. Box 1046
Manchester, CT 06045-1046


Continuous recruitment until position is filled.

Continuing Notice of Nondiscrimination

Manchester Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or criminal record. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Affirmative Action and Staff Development Coordinator (Title IX and Section 504/ADA Coordinator), Manchester Community College; Great Path; MS #2; Manchester, CT 06040; Lowe Student Services Center L-143c 860-512-3107.

Last Update: February 14 2014
For additional information, contact: Donna Nicotera