New Century Scholars Coordinator

New Century Scholars Coordinator

Employer

Southwestern Community College
447 College Drive
Sylva, NC 28779
Phone: 828-339-4000

Job Location

Sylva, NC

Salary/Grade

$15.69 - $17.60

Benefits

None

Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, August 23, 2018
Closes: Sunday, September 23, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, September 24, 2018

Expected Work Hours

Part Time - Varies

Reports to

Director of Enrollment Management

Employment Type

Part Time

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Education           

Bachelor’s degree

 

Knowledge and Skills    

- Experience working with high school and/or college students.

- Experience working with students who face barriers to academic success.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with teleconferencing preferred

Position Description

Statement of Primary Purpose

The New Century Scholars Coordinator will serve as a primary contact for high school age NCS students enrolling in college courses at SCC, plan and implement activities and services designed to assist middle and high school NCS students in the successful transition to higher education, and provide direct support services to NCS students enrolled at SCC.

 

Classification

Part-time Professional

 

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Duties of the College Access Liaison-NCS include:

- Evaluating, and maintaining policies and procedures relative to New Century Scholars

- Providing counseling and academic advisement relating to the educational, career, and personal needs of students; assisting with the student registration process

- Managing records of student participation and progress toward identified goals

- Assisting with the development and implementation of assessment methods to evaluate the quality of NCS programs and services

- Managing program correspondence, student data, and project documentation; serving as a member of the SCC College Access team working with other team members to connect students to needed services

- Serving as a liaison for school based New Century Scholars activities

- Providing leadership and coordination of outreach efforts directed toward 7th through 12th grade NCS students

- Manage referrals of NCS students at risk in academic progress while enrolled at SCC

- Implement support strategies to promote the retention and success of NCS students registered at SCC

 

Minimum Qualifications

Education           

Bachelor’s degree

 

Knowledge and Skills    

- Experience working with high school and/or college students.

- Experience working with students who face barriers to academic success.

 

Working Conditions and Environment

Travel, unusual work hours – part time 20 hours per week

 

Equipment Operation

PC, some experience with teleconferencing preferred

 

This position description covers the most essential functions and duties associated with this position.  Other duties may be assigned by the President or appropriate supervisory personnel.  The College reserves the right to alter duties, responsibilities, conditions, working hours, and job title as necessary.

How to Apply

Apply on Southwestern Community College website:  http://southwesterncc.hirecentric.com/jobs/145017-21374.html

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