EOC Student Service Director - Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center

Location
New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Posted
Feb 10, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation's leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 10051

Regular/Temporary: Regular

GENERAL DUTIES

Oversees the planning, program development, and administration of student-related programs for an Educational Opportunity Center (EOC).

-Develops plans for, and leads a variety of student programs and services, such as recruitment, admissions, retention, student activities, job placement, and community outreach
-Evaluates the effectiveness of the portfolio of student services in supporting EOC goals; oversees data collection, tracking, and reporting systems
-Partners with appropriate EOC units to institute enrollment and retention plans which provide services to students and applicants in an efficient and effective manner
-Hires, supervises, and evaluates staff; actively develops opportunities for staff development and growth
-Oversees departmental budget(s) and advises on allocation of funds
-Serves as a member of the senior leadership team of the EOC, both internally and in outside forums
-Performs related duties as assigned.

CONTRACT TITLE

EOC Higher Education Officer

FLSA

Exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

The EOC Student Service Director is responsible for the overall management of the Student Support Services division at the SUNY Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) at 125th Street in Harlem.

This position reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for the supervision of Academic Advisors and Counseling staff, Employment Services, Internship Advisor, Job Developers, and the Job Readiness Training Coordinator that support student enrollment, performance, and successful learning outcomes. Duties include the selection, supervision, and evaluation of advisement personnel and case management; assisting with planning, implementing, and supervising research; overseeing Banner and other operating systems related to registration, enrollment targets, and graduation. Additionally, the successful candidate will act as a liaison between relevant administrative staff at the Borough Manhattan Community College, State University of New York - UCAWD, and other agencies/programs related to the mission of the MEOC. This position will require some work on weekends and flexible work hours.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree and eight years' related experience required.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

At least six years of student support related experience, including at least three years of supervising Academic Advisors, Counselors, and other student personnel staff preferred (as part of the required eight years' related experience). 

Additionally, a master's degree in social work, education, or any other related field related to student support services is highly preferred. The successful candidate will have strong communications and presentation skills, the ability to multi-task, and be able to relate well with all members of a diverse community.

COMPENSATION

$68,803 - $74,346

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans.  Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

Access CUNYfirst portal.

CLOSING DATE

2/13/14

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply.  We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. EO/AA Employer.




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