Location: Fall River, MA Category: Professional Posted On: Wed May 8 2019 Job Description:
STATEMENT OF DUTIES: TRIO Student Support Services, a federally-funded grant program at Bristol Community College, requires a part-time Recruitment Coordinator to meet the College's grant program goals and objectives of serving 400 students. The Recruitment Coordinator will not be required to carry a caseload of advisees. The Recruitment Coordinator will have a high impact on the recruitment and retention of TRIO SSS students at the college.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Assistant Director of the TRIO Student Support Services program.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collaborate with TRIO Learning Specialists, Assistant Director of TRIO SSS, and the TRIO Director on outreach and retention efforts and programming.
Identify on-campus and community organizations, associations, and groups that may offer potential support for TRIO students.
Assist in the development/design of outreach materials; distribute materials to create increased visibility and interest at Bristol Community College.
Develop common language and procedures to communicate with students that include email, texting, social media, and face-to-face interactions.
Perform other related duties as assigned, consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Master's Degree in Education, Counseling, Psychology, Business Administration, Marketing, Education Administration, or other field related to area of assignment.
Three (3) years of experience and/or training working in an educational setting; preferably with students from a diverse range of cultural and economic backgrounds.
Demonstrated knowledge of counseling and retention practices in higher education.
Demonstrated effective organizational, communication, research, writing and computer skills.
Demonstrated knowledge of academic support services for underrepresented college students and familiarity with SSS or other TRIO programs.
Demonstrated ability to interpret and apply federal regulations that govern grant programs.
The ability to create engaging events in accordance with the TRIO SSS grant goals.
The ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
Demonstrated experience working with student information systems, including Banner and Blumen.
Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
POSITION STATUS: This is a part-time, grant-funded, MCCC/MTA, non-benefitted, 18.5 hours per week unit position. Some nights and weekends may be required. This position is subject to grant budget appropriations.
SALARY: $28.29 per hour.
Internal Number: 110375
About Bristol Community College
Bristol Community College is a comprehensive, public community college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), offering degree and certificate programs that give our students the skills they need to transition successfully to the workforce, to a four-year institution or promote individual opportunity. As one of fifteen Massachusetts community colleges, BCC offers a wide range of educational programs and community services. It develops and presents programs for the entire community, from children to senior citizens, and it is well known for its friendly atmosphere and a faculty that cares about its students. We serve more than 11,987 students at campuses in Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro, Taunton, and online. The Workforce Education Institute develops active partnerships with business and industry, preK-12, colleges and universities, and social service agencies to maintain relevance and effectiveness of all credit and noncredit programming. The College enrolls over 18,667 students a year in community services program, in workforce development, adult literacy, personal enrichment, and our Kids College program. We value and respect diversity with...in Bristol Community College and the world while preparing well-rounded learners for employment and for life. BCC is a signatory to the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment and as such is actively committed to sustainability throughout all areas of the College.