Duties: The Advising Specialist will schedule all Intensive Program students and advise them on their schedules. The position will also provide advising for Intensive Program students who are not university-bound, and provide advising for Penn-matriculated students identified with language needs. The Specialist monitors attendance and probation of Intensive Program students and takes corrective action. This position will teach in English Language Programs programs. Please see the following link for more about our programs: http://www.sas.upenn.edu/elp/
Qualifications: Masters in TESOL or related field. Minimum of 2 years experience teaching English for academic purposes or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Experience advising international students. Familiarity with instructional and administrative technologies; ability to work as part of a team; ability to engage positively in challenging discussions with students.
Reference Number: 02-16973
Salary Grade: 026
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: English Language Program
Special Requirements: Background Check Required
Job Family: A-General/Professional Administrative