Rutgers University-Newark, an urban public research university and anchor institution, located in Newark, New Jersey, a city of promise, is seeking a Program Coordinator I for the Robeson Campus Center. Reporting to the Dean of Students and working as part of the Campus Awareness Response and Education (CARE) Team, the Program Coordinator I maintains high student contact and a caseload to address the needs of students of concerns. The duties of the Program Coordinator I includes but not limited to: - Assists in identifying, assessing, and responding to student concerns including but not limited to, physical or mental health, finances, conduct, and social adjustment that may affect their academic performance or other aspects of their college experience. - Aids in the development of a plan of support using a variety of interventions, referrals and follow-up services. - Responsibilities will include one-on-one meetings, follow-up correspondence, outreach, triage, case management, and collaboration with colleagues and faculty throughout the University.
For more information please visit: https://robeson.rutgers.edu/
Minimum Education and Experience:
- A Bachelor's degree in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience that demonstrates knowledge and understanding of student development and leadership, student organization advising, event planning and coordination, workshop facilitation, office administration and report writing. - Also requires a minimum of two years relevant experience in a program coordination or administrative function.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Experience managing response to crisis situations within a collaborative team. - Familiarity with cultural competency and working with diverse student populations. - Experience navigating complex, decentralized environments. - Demonstrated knowledge of online student tracking systems and database management. - Strong attention to detail, excellent communication skills, ability to quickly synthesize information from a variety of sources in order to make informed recommendations for the best welfare of the students.
- Master's degree in education, counseling, social work, or related field and three to five years of work experience in education setting is strongly preferred. - Knowledge of current case management trends and literature preferred. - Strong knowledge with diverse populations.
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