University of North Texas - Student Services Coordinator II

Jul 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Multicultural Center Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Student Services Coordinator II to join our team. Reporting to the Director of the Multicultural Center, the Student Services Coordinator II will have the primary responsibility for the development and implementation of educational and cultural programming as well as the oversight of the Multicultural Center's peer mentoring program. The student services coordinator will supervise all student staff and serve as a resource for students' academic, identity and personal development, and social needs.Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:Campus Education* Apply previous experience with mentoring and/or other identity-based student success programs.* Responsible for expanding and maintaining Buddy System Peer Mentoring Program.* Develop and implement new programs to directly address retention disparity.* Assist with the facilitation of university wide heritage month celebrations and intersectional programming (i.e. Hispanic Heritage Month, Asian Pacific American Heritage Month)* Co-coordinate the APAEC conference and assist with the development and delivery of additional identity-based leadership programs both within and outside of the Multicultural Center.* Develop and maintain information, reference, and resource materials on the Multicultural Center's five focus areas for current and prospective students, faculty, and staff.* Knowledge and understanding of historically underrepresented student retention and development issues. Engagement* Coordinate educational and awareness-raising programs and initiatives from design to implementation for the campus community.* Work closely with student organizations, academic departments and other campus units to create collaborative programming.* Demonstrate a commitment to understanding intersections of identity and incorporate these intersections into programs and services.* Coordinate programs, workshops, and services around identity development and social justice education, which may include collaboration with the Pride Alliance and other divisional entities and campus partners.* Assist and serve as an advisor/chaperone for after hours and weekend activities on and off campus i.e. Alternative Spring Break; may include driving a University vehicle.Student Success and Leadership Development* Coordinate the Multicultural Center's involvement in Orientation & Transition Programs.* Assist students in fostering a strong sense of self, strengthening their communities, and building alliances with other departments and campus entities.* Provide leadership training and development for designated students and student organizations.* Provide drop-in assistance for students and other constituents in the Multicultural Center.Administrative Functions* Assessment.* Develop and maintain assessment tools and data relative to the work and goals of the position that measure the impact of programs.* Supervision of Student Assistants.* Provide direction and supervise assigned student employees in programming.* Assign and monitor student work hours and production.* Work with student employees to aid multicultural group officers in events/programs.* Assist in training of student staff and evaluations of returning student staff.* Provide support and advise at least (2) student organizations. The successful candidate will possess a Master's Degree in related field and two years of student services, student affairs, counseling, advising, or related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.