Under the direction of the Executive Director, TRIO Student Support Services, the Student Support Services Coordinator provides educational advising and career/life planning, and assistance with student registration processes and support services to first generation, and/or low income, and/or disabled students in compliance with the TRIO SSS Grant. This is a part-time position, working up to a maximum of 20 hours per week.
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Pre-requisites for Position (Qualifications Standards)
Education and experience sufficient for the rigors of the position. Examples may include Bachelor’s Degree and in Education, Counseling or related field and with 2 years’ experience working with populations similar to SSS participants; Or equivalent education and experience that will provide the necessary knowledge, skill and abilities to perform the functions of the position. Demonstrated familiarity with college academic requirements; demonstrated sensitivity to the needs of economically and educationally disadvantaged students; or equivalent education and experience.
Demonstrated experience in programs that improve access and success for underrepresented populations, including adult Learners, in higher education essential.
Knowledge of: special educational programs, especially those benefiting socially, economically, and educationally disadvantaged students.
Special skills or abilities related to position: ability to administer and evaluation assessment testing; provide academic and career/life counseling and mentoring; prepare and maintain statistical data; strong written, verbal, analytical and organizational skills. Demonstrated ability to positively interact and engage students in an academic setting that is welcoming and responsive to students’ academic and career goals. Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize duties and responsibilities
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working in a culturally competent environment and the ability to effectively work with students, employees, and community members having diverse backgrounds.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) or conversational language abilities preferred.
To apply: Please submit the required letter of interest, a resume, and a list of three professional references. CMC is an EOE committed to diversifying its workforce.
External applicants: Apply Online
Internal Applicants: Please proceed to the HR page of Basecamp for instructions on applying for a position as an internal applicant.
Review of application material will begin September 28, 2020.