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High School and College Specialist

Publicado por
Community Bridges, Inc.
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Silver Spring, MD
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Publicado hace 25 días

Community Bridges, Inc. empowers girls from diverse backgrounds to become exceptional students, positive leaders and healthy young women. We do so by addressing the developmental needs of young women and families living in under-resourced communities in Montgomery County, Maryland. The CB Girl’s program encourages girls in 4th through 12th grades to explore their identity and self-esteem, and to build their character in a safe space. Through our program girls develop personal responsibility, confidence, and leadership using a tested, grade integrated curriculum. Community Bridges seeks an individual who will fulfill the role of managing a school based high school program and serve as the College Advisor to seniors in our College Access program.

Position reports to: Deputy Director

College Access Duties will include, but are not limited to:

● Managing the college search, fit and application process for assigned caseload of seniors using all application platforms (Naviance, Common Application, Coalition Application, College Board)

● Serving as Common Application Advisor for assigned caseload

● Providing personalized college advising to seniors as they go through the financial aid and scholarship search process

● Facilitate regular individual and group counseling sessions with seniors in the fall and spring

● Work with the CB College Access and Success Program team on planning and implementing informational presentations for senior parents/families, while also hosting spring meetings with juniors and their families to prepare for senior year

● Maintaining and disseminating information about standardized tests, and supporting students/families with the registration process

● Monitoring standardized test prep activity and practice test outcomes

● Leading and supporting the College Access Team with college programming including, but not limited College Workshops for Seniors, College Tours, Financial Aid events, College Decision Day, Graduation events and Staff Training

● Manage College Data Tracker for monthly and quarterly reporting process

● Conducting outreach to and serving as a liaison with college admissions and financial aid representatives throughout senior year

● Write community service letters for CB seniors applying to scholarships

● Staying aware of issues and trends in college admissions, higher education, testing through professional organizations and associations focused on the college process, college access and success. ( i.e Potomac and Chesapeake Association of College Admissions Counseling, Common Application, College Board)

High School Program Development and Implementation:

● Design program initiatives with the High School team in support of meeting existing and developing internal/external goals/contractual obligations

● Plan and Develop curriculum and program for the CB Girls High School Program at assigned schools

● Evaluate short-term and intermediate program outcomes through pre and post assessments and surveys of assigned high school participants

● Facilitate the CB girls program at 2-4 high schools in Montgomery County, Maryland

● Connect and collaborate with outside organizations to integrate programs and opportunities for enrichment to the high school program

● Develop and plan field trips, educational learning opportunities, social events and special activities in keeping with overall program goals

● Contribute to the grant reporting process as it relates to program development and management of the CB Girls Program

● Support in creating and implementing programs that fulfill grant obligations for high school programs

● Oversee enrollment process for a minimum of 25-30 girls per high school

● Oversee implementation of individual participant plans through one-on-one check-ins

● Monitor and address issues of attendance and attrition and conduct outreach efforts to engage CB high school girls

● Conduct communication with CB high school girls and parents

● Check-in with CB high school participants progress and assist them in troubleshooting barriers to completion of goals

● Assist girls in meeting their educational goals

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

● Strong interpersonal and communication skills in relating to multiple audiences, including students, parents and educators.

● Strong writing and organizational skills, attention to details and ability to consistently meet deadlines

● Experience in working with youth in an educational setting

● Knowledge of Federal and State aid programs and understanding of how to collect, organize and use data to improve practices.

Education and Qualifications

● Bachelor's degree required with coursework in education, counseling, social work, psychology or a related field

● Prior work experience with students in high schools, college access, college admissions, higher education, and youth development

● Must pass a criminal background check and have a clean driving record.

● Evening and weekend work required.

● Must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation to get to various work sites

TERMS: This is a full-time exempt position. In addition to an excellent benefits package, and consideration for a flexible work schedule, Community Bridges offers leadership training and professional development opportunities. Salary range is $40,000-$45,000. Women, BIPOC and residents from under-resourced communities are strongly encouraged to apply. Community Bridges, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or sexual preference.

If you’re interested in applying: Please send a letter of interest and resume to: Shannon Babe-Thomas, Executive Director at sbabethomas@communitybridges-md.org. Women, minorities and residents from under-resourced communities are strongly encouraged to apply. Community Bridges, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or sexual preference. 

Community Bridges, Inc. empowers girls from diverse backgrounds to become exceptional students, positive leaders and healthy young women. We do so by addressing the developmental needs of young women and families living in…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
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    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
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    15 de agosto de 2022
  • Fecha límite de postulación
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    12 de agosto de 2022
  • Educación
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    Licenciatura
  • Nivel de Experiencia
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    Intermedio
Salario
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USD $40.000 - USD $45.000
/ año

Nivel de Idiomas

English required, Spanish preferred

English required, Spanish preferred

Ubicación

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Presencial
8757 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States
Suite 540

Cómo aplicar

If you’re interested in applying: Please send a letter of interest and resume to: Shannon Babe-Thomas, Executive Director at sbabethomas@communitybridges-md.org. Women, minorities and residents from under-resourced communities are strongly encouraged to apply. Community Bridges, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or sexual preference. 

If you’re interested in applying: Please send a letter of interest and resume to: Shannon Babe-Thomas, Executive Director at sbabethomas@communitybridges-md.org. Women…

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