College Persistence Advisor

Full-Time
Manhattan
Posted 5 months ago

SEO (Sponsors for Education Opportunity) College Scholars is seeking a College Persistence Advisor to join their team. College Persistence Advisors are student-facing and 85% of the role involves talking directly with students.

  • Provide services to cohort of ~70 students to include college preparedness advisement, academic advising, registration in courses, transfer information and counseling
  • Maintain, collect, and report student data on an ongoing basis, making regular assessments of individual student progress towards degree completion; provide appropriate data for purposes of reporting, institutional research, and institutional effectiveness
  • Advise students in a methodical, intentional, and organized approach to ensure that all students receive equitable advising and support
  • Facilitate and present workshops designed to increase student success in the high school to college transition
  • Utilize Salesforce systems, as necessary, to aid in the delivery and reporting of advising services
  • Contribute to planning and presenting at annual conferences for college students

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree required, preferably in Social Work, Counseling, School Counseling, School Psychology, or related field from an accredited university
  • 2-3 years graduate school field placement or work experience within either youth-focused or education-focused agency

About College Scholars

SEO Scholars is a free eight-year academic program that gets low-income public high school students to and through college.

Job Details

Job CategoryOther
Organization/School NameSEO (Sponsors for Educational Opportunity)
Contact NameNA
Contact EmailNA
Contact PhoneNA
Application End Date08/31/20
Position TitleCollege Persistence Advisor
Application Linkhttps://www.seo-usa.org/jobs/?gh_jid=4803113002&gh_src=3a68419b2us
Organization Websitehttps://www.seo-usa.org/