Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
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PROGRAM COORDINATOR , Dean for Student Life-CARE Team , to assist with support coordination for the CARE Team and Student Support and Wellbeing . Will assist a team that works in close collaboration with residential life staff, undergraduate and graduate student support deans, mental health clinicians, health care providers, and other support resources on and off campus. Will help facilitate wellbeing checks; support the deans with management of student cases through a database system, including opening, following through on, and closing of cases; help support the collaboration with stakeholders to ensure that students are receiving timely attention and follow up; and help students who are transitioning to/from MIT due to hospitalizations, leaves, and returns.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in a related field; at least one year of work experience in higher education; an interest in student support/wellbeing; knowledge of the general needs of college students, college student health/mental health, and risk factors for college student population; proactive approach to problem-solving; ability to advise students and work collaboratively with faculty, administrators, and students; a desire to work with a diverse population and an interest in human services and supporting individuals in distress; strong interpersonal and communication skills; excellent judgment and discretion with confidential information; initiative, flexibility and ability to work in a dynamic, high-energy environment; and ability to work with spreadsheets, databases, web software and generally navigate technology. PREFERRED : master's degree in higher education, counseling, or related field. Job #20035-5
Salary range: $50s to $60s depending upon experience
This is a two-year appointment with the possibility of renewal pending funding.
Only candidates who submit a cover letter and resume will be considered for the position.
Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
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