Completion Coach (Grant Funded)

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Position Title: Completion Coach (Grant Funded)

Salary: $48,563

Qualifications:

Master’s degree, three (3) years of related work experience with diverse populations, strong written and verbal communication,
interpersonal skills, and critical thinking ability required.

Experience in a college or university setting working directly with students, knowledge of student development, counseling and
advising and community services/resources outreach experience preferred.

Duties:

A Completion Coach works individually with students to co-create a customized and prescribed pathway that tailors guidance to address the students’ goals, strengths and challenges. The individualized prescription is a dynamic, responsive instrument adjusted as needs change. A Completion Coach is the primary contact for academic referrals and life challenges. The Coach guides, counsels, mentors and advocates for student success and completion.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Interprets and applies results of predictive analytics and non-cognitive assessments to assist the Activity Director in determining caseloads;

2. Works in collaboration with the Director of College Community Connection to develop an inventory of College and community services and establishes working relationships with service providers;

3. Develops individualized prescription pathways in response to academic and student life demands which may include such initiatives as: individualized or group tutoring; specialized workshops; referrals to on-campus and off-campus resources and agencies;

4. Monitors students’ progress and adjusts prescribed pathway as needs emerge;

5. Consults with faculty to align efforts and assess progress in all courses in which the students are
enrolled;

6. Collaborates with students’ faculty, academic and career advisors;

7. Coaches students with scheduling challenges and with academic and personal obligations;

8. Collaborates with academic tutors to provide wrap-around academic services;

9. Prepares and delivers reports;

10. Other duties as assigned by the Director of the Learning Commons/PGP Activity Director.

One position is grant-founded and one is college founded.
A flexible schedule that includes travel between Utica and Rome with some evenings and weekends is required. Applicants must currently possess or be able to obtain a valid driver’s license at the time of hire and maintain a valid driver’s license throughout the duration of the appointment.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

MVCC does not discriminate. MVCC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. MVCC offers a comprehensive employee enrichment program. Official academic transcripts required upon hire.

Review Start Date: 4/12/2019

Review of applications will begin on the review start date and will continue until successful candidates have been identified.


 

 

 

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Posted: 4/9/2019
Application Due: 7/8/2019
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