Student Services (Regional Campuses): Project Advisor Upward Bound to serve as part of a two-person team who will work directly with high school students whose parents/guardians did not complete a college degree. The students might be academically and socio-economically disadvantaged and show some risk factors for not completing high school. This 11-month temporary appointment is part of a five-year Upward Bound grant from the Department of Education and housed at Hamilton High School with some responsibility at the Hamilton freshman school. Project Advisor will work closely with the Hamilton High School YES coordinator, faculty and staff. The Advisor will recruit, coach, and support both students and their parents/guardians as the students learn to become autonomous, successful learners as they move through high school and on to college. The Advisor will help coordinate a six-week college-like experience for the students. The Advisor will be required to keep detailed and accurate records of all student interaction and then help compose an annual report to the Department of Education.
Require: Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in education or related field. The UB Advisor is required to have at least two years’ experience advising, counseling, teaching, or otherwise providing holistic student development support in a high school environment. Other required qualifications include strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; significant attention-to-detail; the ability to learn and communicate detailed policies and procedures; and experience in the development and implementation of special programs or workshops for low income or potential first-generation students or students with academic need.
This is position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship. Desire: At least one year of experience working in admission, youth outreach programming, non-traditional student recruitment, or with community colleges. Familiarity with Banner or CRM software.
Submit cover letter, resume, and list of three references to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=5152. Review of applications will begin on January 18, 2018 and continues until position is filled. Direct inquiries to Kelli Bray at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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