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School Based College and Career Advisor

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DEPARTMENT: College Access Center                                                      REPORTS TO: Magdelinne Pimentel

Job Duties include but not limited to:

Based in the Taft Educational Campus, this full-time college and career advisor will:

·        Operate a full-service college and career advising office for students and families (including one-toone college advising, college fairs, college-awareness workshops, college trips, Family Nights, collaborative events, etc.)

·        Lead the development and implementation of a coordinated, multi-year program of individual counseling, group workshops and leadership training that is designed to support college awareness, access and success of high-school students

·        Supervise 2 youth leaders and a college bridge coach

·        Collaborate with school administrators and staff on an ongoing basis to ensure program participation and success, including attendance at all relevant school meetings.

·        Build partnerships with diverse educational institutions and organizations

·        Maintain records on students' involvement in the program and their progress toward educational goals Maintain and disseminate information about standardized tests such as SAT/Subject Tests, ACT, and PSAT.

·        Stay current on the latest trends in college access and success.

·        Demonstrate commitment to leadership development, community building, and community organizing as strategies for social change Perform other duties as reasonably requested.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

·        Bachelor’s degree required.

·        Bilingual Preferred

·        Previous experience in community-based youth work, education and/or social work with a commitment to youth development and college access

·        Strong commitment to strengthening a program and an environment that supports the academic achievement and access to higher education of youth who will be the first in their families to attend college.

·        Familiarity with NYC public schools

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Ability to relate to persons of diverse backgrounds
  • Commitment to providing affordable housing for low-to-moderate income population

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

·        The ability to sit, stand, walk and use hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and telephone to talk and hear.

·        The ability to frequently sit and reach with hands and arms.

·        The ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

Working Conditions: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

·        Must be able to utilize office equipment such as desktop/notebook computers, copiers, printers, scanners, telephones, and calculators.

·        The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

 

NOTICE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the environment and level of work being performed by this job. This job description in no way states or implies that the duties and responsibilities listed are the only tasks to be performed by the employee in this job. The employee will be required to follow other instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor. This job description supersedes prior job descriptions. When duties and responsibilities change and develop, the job description will be reviewed and subject to changes of business necessity.

 

New Settlement is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

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DEPARTMENT: College Access Center                                                      REPORTS TO: Magdelinne Pimentel

Job Duties include but not limited to:

Based in the Taft Educational Campus, this full-time college and career advisor will:

·        Operate a full-service college and career…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 12, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Benefits

Comprehensive benefits including 401k.

Comprehensive benefits including 401k.

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual preferred - Spanish/English

Bilingual preferred - Spanish/English

Location

On-site
1563 Walton Ave, Bronx, NY 10452, USA

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