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College Completion Advisor

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CollegeBound Foundation
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Baltimore, MD
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Published 20 days ago


Job Summary

The College Completion Advisor for the College Completion program assesses student

needs, goals, and interests to help students navigate through college.

Responsibilities

  • Help students develop degree plans that meet their short-term as well as long-term educational and career objectives.
  • Provide academic and personal guidance/advising and referral services to students.
  • Through case management, maintain retention system records, which document individual student status and progress, participant data, periodic follow-up reports, and outreach activity summaries.
  • In connection with the scholarship team, collect scholarship renewal materials from students and enter data into the database.
  • In connection with the scholarship team, provide a support system for scholars (birthday cards, care packages, and assistance with completing or renewing the FAFSA).
  • In connection with college/university partners, assist students in accessing campus resources that provide necessary academic, financial, social, and/or mental health support.
  • Maintain an early alert system to provide timely feedback to students about their academic progress, identify students whose behaviors indicate a lack of academic
  • success strategies, and refer to students for academic skills assistance, including tutoring, counseling, and/or career guidance.
  • Maintain GradSnapp and Group Me platforms for scholars.
  • Contact students in jeopardy of withdrawing from school and develop re-entry strategies.
  • Plan orientation activities, retreats, and volunteer projects for students.
  • Continuously find resources to best support our students for success.
  • Serve as the Peer Mentor Coordinator – interview applicants, provide peer mentors training and serve as their direct supervisor.
  • Ability to travel to offsite locations, including occasional overnight travel.
  • Oversee text messaging platform for all scholars.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

 Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree typically required
  • Some experience working with/providing support to adolescents/young adults preferred

Skills:

  • Case management experience
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently and manage time efficiently
  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team environment
  • Ability to work occasional evening and weekend hours
  • Sincere commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups, including staff, board members, volunteers, donors, program participants, and other supporters
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office


Job Summary

The College Completion Advisor for the College Completion program assesses student

needs, goals, and interests to help students navigate through college.

Responsibilities

  • Help students develop degree plans that meet their…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 31, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Based on education and work experience

Benefits

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

Short and Long Term Disability

Life Insurance

401K Deferred Compensation Plan with company match

Flexible Spending Account

Paid Time Off

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

Short and Long Term Disability

Life Insurance

401K Deferred Compensation Plan with company match

Flexible Spending Account

Paid Time Off

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Baltimore, MD
Associated Location
Baltimore, MD, USA

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