ACE Academic Senior Advisor?? -- ACE Program at York College/CUNY
York College of the City University of New York
Location: Queens, NY, 11415, USA
Internal Number: 23482
ACE Academic Senior Advisor -- ACE Program at York College/CUNY
The York ACE (Accelerate-Complete-Engage) program is a comprehensive program designed to help students complete their academic journey to the bachelor???s degree over four years by providing participants with a clearly mapped program of study and comprehensive academic advisement and career support services. For more information about the ACE program at York College, CUNY go to the program???s website at https://www.york.cuny.edu/ace .
Reporting to the ACE Director at York, the ACE Academic Advisor is a member of an integrated college team providing individual academic and personal support to an assigned group of York students as they progress through the ACE program.
In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, primary duties include:
Delivers comprehensive advisement support services to an assigned group of students through degree completion;
Supports delivery of weekly student seminars on issues of importance to students;
Reviews student progress and tracks student use of academic support services;
Conducts regular outreach to faculty and other college staff as needed to support student success;
Maintains accurate tracking data and notes for each assigned student, recommending appropriate referrals and opportunity programs;
Supports annual recruitment of new students into the program;
Organizes periodic special events and programs for students, faculty and staff; and
Performs other related duties as assigned by the ACE Director.
Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) in an appropriate discipline and four years related experience. (Master???s degree can be substituted for up to two years of required related experience.)
The preferred candidate will have:
Strong understanding of the needs and challenges facing students from diverse urban backgrounds
Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, within the department and with faculty and other administrators
Strong organization, project management, communication, and facilitation skills
Ability to maintain accurate and detailed records of student activities
Computer skills, particularly Microsoft Office Suite, and aptitude to learn new systems as needed.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Provides expert and/or specialized academic counseling a diverse student population.
Offers comprehensive advisement to full-time and part-time students
Works with other academic affairs staff as well as enrollment and student affairs to assist students to declare majors and select appropriate courses
Monitors students' performances and takes appropriate action if necessary; resolves students' problems regarding curricular requirements
Develops academic plans and performs graduation audits
Provides information to students regarding student support services, college policies and program procedures and guidelines
Facilitates workshops; assists with other department activities such as course scheduling
Establishes and maintains student advisement files; prepares activity reports and analyses
May supervise extramural activities, such as internships and community service; may assist with accreditation efforts as needed
May provide career and transfer services and/or specialized program counseling
May supervise junior advising and/or clerical staff
Performs related duties as assigned.
Job Title Name: Senior Academic Advisor
Higher Education Assistant
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with education and experience.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (email and telephone). Please upload all materials as ONE DOCUMENT in doc, pdf, or rtf format.
You may only apply online through the CUNY.edu job board.
Please go to www.CUNY.edu, go to the Employment drop-down menu and click the ???Search Job Postings??? tab.
Filter by Job Location by clicking on York College. The title of this position is ACE Program Academic Advisor, Job ID #23482. Click on the title to view the entire job announcement.
Click the ???Apply Now??? tab and follow the prompts from there, including creating an account or logging into a previously created account.
York College/CUNY is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA Employer.
This position will close on February 14, 2022.
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. 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.
About York College of the City University of New York
"York College provides students with a one-of-a-kind educational experience. It offers many qualities of a major university, including a distinguished faculty and strong pre-professional programs. At the same time, students benefit from individualized attention and a strong sense of community.
Centrally located in Queens, York College is accessible by car, bus, subway, and the Long Island Railroad. Easy access to the rest o Queens and New York City enables students to pursue community service and internships as part of their curriculum."