Exploring College Program Administrator | Vassar College - Military Veterans

at HERC - Metro New York & Southern Connecticut

Poughkeepsie, New York

Vassar College Exploring College Program Administrator Department: Vassar Education Collaboration Duration of Position: Full year / Full time Work Schedule: Employee Type: Administrator Posting Date: 06/04/2021 Union Representation: Not Applicable Posting Number: AS080P Pay Rate: About Vassar College Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar is deeply committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, diversity and inclusiveness. Vassar seeks to create a pluralistic community for all staff, faculty and students. Vassar College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer, and applications from women, individuals with disabilities and members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.Vassar College is a smoke-free, tobacco-free campus. Position Summary and Responsibilities Under the direction of the Executive Director, Exploring College Program Administrator is responsible for the operations of a college readiness, advising program, mentoring, and after school program, for area high school. This position includes supervising work-study students and volunteers. Responsibilities: Provide supervision of student mentors who are participating either voluntarily, via fieldwork and/or community service work-study. Provide and maintain academic and support resources for Exploring College scholars and mentors. Plan and supervise weekly schedule of activities and tutoring and lead group activities as needed. Counsel individual scholars about their college application process and advise them on deadline, testing advice, and developing a plan for college application. Arrange transportation for mentors and scholars as needed. Assist in the planning for Summer Intensive Program, including hiring, administrative needs, out of class activities, and scheduling staff. Recruit scholars to the Exploring College Program. Maintain communication about the program with students, mentors, parents and other supporters via social media or other means. This position is limited term for two years with the possibility of renewal/extension. Qualifications College Degree and experience in education or related field required. Experience in school/college partnerships and or community outreach programs preferred. Demonstrated multicultural competence, and knowledge and/or experience working with low-income, underrepresented, and students from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of the college admissions process preferred. Valid drivers license required. Ability to travel within the city and town frequently. Special Instructions to Applicants To complete your on-line application, you will be required to attach your resume, cover letter, and contact information for 3 professional references. All attachments must be in PDF format. Review of applications will begin immediately. If you have any questions, please contact Human Resources, 845-437-5820. For full consideration applicants should apply by: All applicants must apply online at: https://employment.vassar.edu/postings/1945 . Copyright 2017 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-4d99f0a09c24bc49988127ea0b3115bc

Poughkeepsie, New York

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