Student Advisor-Smith YABC

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: $21.98 p/h; $40,000 annualized

Published

10/24/2018

Start Date

11/19/2018

Application Deadline

11/12/2018

Address

337 Alexander Avenue
Bronx
NY
10454
United States

Description

FLAS Classification

Full-time NON-Exempt


Salary

$21.98 p/h; $40,000 annualized


Program

Alfred E. Smith YABC


Reports to

Program Director


Location

333 East 151 Street Bronx, NY 10451


JOB DESCRIPTION


Summary/Objective

Alfred Smith YABC is a small, academically rigorous, full-time New York City Department of Education program designed to re-engage high school students who are over-age and under-credited or have dropped out of high school. East Side House, Inc. is directly responsible for the administration of the Mott Haven Community High School’s Learning-to-Work Program, which enhances the academic component by offering additional academic support, career and education exploration, work preparation, skills development, and internships.


Under the supervision of the Program Director with latitude for independent judgment, the Advisor will be responsible to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and ability required, but are not limited to:


Essential Functions

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited:

  • Conduct intake interviews with students and family members.
  • Meet with students in a group setting and individually to assist them in their academic, career and personal goals.
  • Conduct daily attendance outreach and home visits as necessary.
  • Facilitate group advisory sessions two times per week.
  • Consult with teachers and provide feedback to students on academic performance using a biweekly assessment.
  • Assisting students with college application
  • Maintain student charts and records to ensure milestones are being met.
  • Refer students to academic and support services as needed.
  • Arrange field trips, special events and extracurricular club activities.
  • Attend administrative meetings, program trainings and staff development.
  • Participate in civic and community building efforts and activities as assigned via East Side House Community Development.
  • Arrange field trips, special events and extracurricular activities.
  • Maintain flexible hours and work days, some overnight trips required.


Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Required clearance

  • Department of Education (DOE)


Education/ Experience:

  • B.A/ B.S.W. with at least two years’ experience with youth-related work.
  • Excellent verbal, analytical, writing, communication, organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a team oriented environment and multi-task.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and time management skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of community service/ development.
  • Knowledge and experience in WordPerfect/ Microsoft Word and other applications
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.


Competencies

  • Relationship Building
  • Time Management
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Problem Solving/ Analysis


Work Environment

Business casual. This job operates in a professional school environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.


Supervisory Responsibility 

The role has no supervisory responsibilities.

                           

Travel

Travel is expected for this position.


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. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. This is generally a sedentary role; however, some filing is required. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand on a stool as necessary.


Position Type/Expected Work Schedule:

This is a full-time position. Fall & Spring Schedule: Monday – Thursday 1:00-9:00 PM, Fridays 9:00AM- 5:00 PM; Summer Schedule: Monday –Friday 9AM-5PM.

Maintain flexible hours and work days, some overnight trips required. Workdays/hours subject to change based on ESH’s needs.



Send Resume and Cover Letter via email to:

To be considered for a position, email resume to Jobshrg@eastsidehouse.org. Please be sure to reference Job Title in the subject line of your email. Please submit cover letter and resume as an attachment in a Word document or PDF format only. Due to the volume of resumes received, no calls or faxes regarding submission will be returned. Your resume will only be routed correctly and considered, if all instructions above are met.


Please visit our website: www.eastsidehouse.org



AAP/EEO Statement

ESH encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. 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.


Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.


Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Jobshrg@eastsidehouse.org
http://www.eastsidehouse.org/student-advisor-smith-yabc-4/

Send Resume and Cover Letter via email to:

To be considered for a position, email resume to Jobshrg@eastsidehouse.org. Please be sure to reference Job Title in the subject line of your email. Please submit cover letter and resume as an attachment in a Word document or PDF format only. Due to the volume of resumes received, no calls or faxes regarding submission will be returned. Your resume will only be routed correctly and considered, if all instructions above are met.


Please visit our website: www.eastsidehouse.org



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