New York City College of Technology (City Tech), an associate and baccalaureate degree granting institution located in downtown Brooklyn enrolls over 17,000 students in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees. Visit www.citytech.cuny.edu for more information.
City Tech seeks two Academic ASAP Student Advisors. These positions report to the Academic ASAP Advising Manager.
Bachelor's degree (master's preferred) in an appropriate discipline and four years related experience.
The preferred candidate will have:
Strong understanding of the needs and challenges facing students from diverse urban backgrounds
Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, within the department and with faculty and other administrators
Strong organization, project management, communication, and facilitation skills
Ability to maintain accurate and detailed records of student activities
Computer skills, particularly Microsoft Office (Access and Excel); and aptitude to learn new systems as needed.
Strong academic advisement skills
Understanding of Financial Aid implications on advisement
Experience with student caseload management, desirable
Experience or familiarity with STEM-related programs is desirable
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Familiarity with Student Development Theory
Knowledge of CUNYFirst (PeopleSoft), desirable
Willingness to work evenings and weekends as needed
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) helps students earn their college degree as quickly as possible, by removing the financial, academic, and personal obstacles that many students confront. Key ASAP program features include a consolidated block schedule, cohorts by major, required full-time study and comprehensive advisement and career development services. Financial incentives include tuition waivers for financial aid eligible students, yearly textbook vouchers, and MetroCards for all students. Further information is available at www.cuny.edu/ASAP.
The ASAP Advisor is a member of an integrated College team providing individual academic, career and related support to an assigned group of college students as they progress through the program.
Delivers comprehensive advisement support services to an assigned group of students through degree completion
Conducts workshops and group advisement on topics of relevance and interest
Reviews student progress and tracks student use of academic support services
Conducts regular outreach to faculty and other college staff as needed to support student success
Maintains accurate tracking data and notes for each assigned student, recommending appropriate referrals and opportunity programs
Supports annual recruitment of students
Organizes periodic special events and programs for students, faculty and staff
Performs related duties as assigned.
Higher Education Assistant
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary range: $49,193 - $61,593 commensurate with education and experience
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with review of applications thApril 26, 2018
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Job Title: Academic ASAP Student Advisor (2 openings)
Job ID: 18602