Academic Specialist-Pioneer Middle School

Location
Pullman
Posted
Jul 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Academic Specialist-Pioneer Middle School

Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional

Position Number: 118313

Work Location: Other

Summary of Duties:
WSU Tri-Cities Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) is funded with federal funds by the Department of Education whose purpose is to increase the number of low-income and underrepresented students who graduate from high school and successfully complete post-secondary education.

The Academic Specialist has responsibility for using professional judgement and skills to increase GEAR UP students' academic performance through direct tutoring and developing student's positive academic behaviors and non-cognitive skills; mentoring and advising students to increase college and career readiness; guiding students with college and career exploration, plan and supervise field trips to college campuses, work as a team with GEAR UP staff, classroom teachers, counselors, and administrators to analyze student data and use instructional tools and methodologies that are consistent with district interventions to achieve grant outcomes.

The Academic Specialist will monitor, collect, and document student data for assessment and reporting requirements.

This position has a work location in Walla Walla, WA.

Required Qualifications:
Positions require a Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of professional work experience in student services or related education/experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may substitute for one (1) year of professional work experience. Any combination of relevant education and professional experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a yearforyear basis.

Posting Open Date: 06/28/2017

Posting Close Date: 7/16/2017

Open Until Filled: No

To apply, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/32930

Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer.

jeid-82ae899d4dca104f9a9f54c61e001f75