Overview

Responsibilities:

Based on the established coaching model the Learning Coach/Info Desk & Registration Coordinatorin Berd will work directly with Tumo students to:

  • Support their learning process;
  • Assist them in the design of their personal learning plans;
  • Offer guidance toward the completion of learning activities;
  • Provide encouragement and motivation toward harnessing the potential of technologies and self-learning;
  • Assist in workshop and project coordination in various technology related areas;
  • Track student attendance and provide feedback regarding student development; take measures to engage and provide technical inspiration to reluctant students;
  • Convey a positive and professional image to the students;
  • Promote learning in a collaborative and energized mode;
  • Provide feedback to Tumo's Content Evaluators in the development of new learning activities and the fine-tuning of existing activities;
  • Respond to TUMO students’ and visitors enquiries;
  • Oversee Students' check in/out and card access processes;
  • Assist TUMO applicants  with registration process, provide accurate information and coordinate all registration related tasks;
  •  Draft TUMO students’ contracts and other required documents, coordinate archiving process;
  •  Maintain and update TUMO members’ database;
  • Provide feedback to TUMO students’ parents and direct manager about students’ attendance;
  • Prepare and submit to the direct manager different kinds of reports, suggestions and comments;
  • Support to coordinate events and presentations;
  • Make sure that Info Desk & Registration working processes are implemented in accordance with established standards and procedures;
  • Other duties assigned by direct manager.

Required Qualifications:

  • Highly dynamic and positive personality; excellent people skills and facility in working with teenagers;
  • Familiarity with and ability to learn technical concepts and tools relevant to at least one of the Tumo focus areas of animation, game development, web development and digital media;
  • Multifaceted aptitudes in technical areas such as graphic design or programming; artistic skills such as drawing or writing;
  • Willingness to develop higher order skills such as creativity, analytical thinking and initiative taking, as well as organizational capabilities such as teamwork, communication and research skills;
  •  Experience in the web and in the use of online resources and tools is a plus;
  • Undergraduate or graduate education in a recognized university;
  • Competent in data entry & data base maintenance;
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and multi-disciplinary environment;
  • Ability to work well both independently and as the team member of a large workforce;
  • Experience in the field of education or experience in working with teenagers is a plus;
  • Excellent communication skills, including written communication, personal interaction, and public presentation in the Armenian language; knowledge of English language is a plus. 

About Tumo Center for Creative Technologies

Tumo is an after-school learning center where teenagers acquire digital media skills free of charge. Thousands of students attend Tumo on a regular basis and participate in its innovative, self-paced program. Its educational framework is based on a proprietary platform that promotes learning through interactive game-like levels, exposing users to increasingly challenging activities. Tumo's educational methodology is based on a large set of self-instructional activities that each of the Center's students assembles into a personal learning plan in the areas of animation, game development, web development and filmmaking. To learn more about the Tumo Center for Creative Technologies, please visit: www.tumo.org