Location: Fall River, MA Category: Professional Posted On: Wed Sep 11 2019 Job Description:
STATEMENT OF DUTIES: TRIO Student Support Services, a federally-funded grant program at Bristol Community College, requires a part-time Recruitment Coordinator to meet the College's grant program goals and objectives of serving 400 students. The Recruitment Coordinator will not be required to carry a caseload of advisees. The Recruitment Coordinator will have a high impact on the recruitment and retention of TRIO SSS students at the college.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Assistant Director of the TRIO Student Support Services program.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collaborate with TRIO Learning Specialists, Assistant Director of TRIO SSS, and the TRIO Director on outreach and retention efforts and programming.
Identify on-campus and community organizations, associations, and groups that may offer potential support for TRIO students.
Assist in the development/design of outreach materials; distribute materials to create increased visibility and interest at Bristol Community College.
Develop common language and procedures to communicate with students that include email, texting, social media, and face-to-face interactions.
Perform other related duties as assigned, consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Master's Degree in Education, Counseling, Psychology, Business Administration, Marketing, Education Administration, or other field related to area of assignment.
Three (3) years of experience and/or training working in an educational setting; preferably with students from a diverse range of cultural and economic backgrounds.
Demonstrated knowledge of counseling and retention practices in higher education.
Demonstrated effective organizational, communication, research, writing and computer skills.
Demonstrated knowledge of academic support services for underrepresented college students and familiarity with SSS or other TRIO programs.
Demonstrated ability to interpret and apply federal regulations that govern grant programs.
The ability to create engaging events in accordance with the TRIO SSS grant goals.
The ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
Demonstrated experience working with student information systems, including Banner and Blumen.
Ability to speak a language in addition to English.
POSITION STATUS: This is a part-time, grant-funded, MCCC/MTA, non-benefitted, 18.5 hours per week unit position. Some nights and weekends may be required. This position is subject to grant budget appropriations.
Bristol Community College has core values rooted in student success and lifelong learning. For more than 50 years, Bristol Community College has served as a leading resource for education and workforce development in the region.
The college offers a rich variety of degree, certificate, and training programs along with flexible online offerings that lead to an associate degree, a career-ready certificate, or the ability to transfer to baccalaureate colleges throughout the state and country. The Center for Workforce and Community Education provides customized training for businesses and the community. The college also strives to put the needs of learners first with support services and career advancement opportunities that lead to student success by reducing barriers to educational access.
With locations in Attleboro, Fall River, New Bedford, and Taunton, Bristol Community College is nestled in charming Southeastern Massachusetts - a great place to learn, grow, live and work. From city life to seaside, Bristol Community College locations are in close proximity to bustling metro areas such as Boston and Providence and centrally located to the spectacular beaches and coastline of... Cape Cod, Newport, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, and Block Island. The area is also home to fine dining, thriving historic districts, and a short commute to New England ski areas.
The College annually serves more than 11,000 credit students and 18,000 students who participate in noncredit activities. Bristol Community College is one of the largest employers in the region and is dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment with a rich diversity of beliefs, cultures, languages, abilities, and lifestyles. Committed to enriching its educational experience through a supportive community, Bristol Community College actively encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply and achieve our vision to change the world by changing lives, learner by learner. Bristol Community College is a public community college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). www.BristolCC.edu