The EOC Academic Advisor will report to the Director of Student Affairs at Bronx Educational Opportunity Center. In collaboration with the College Connections Initiative Coordinator, the EOC Academic Advisor will assist in developing and administering a program to increase college awareness, retention and completion of students enrolled in programs at the Bronx Educational Opportunity Center (EOC). The EOC Academic Advisor will work with students, both individually and in groups. They will be responsible for maintaining the records for the students enrolled, providing relevant support at internal meetings, and external conferences, college tours, and presentations, as necessary.
Bachelor's Degree required.
Bronx EOC is looking for applicants with experience in higher education working with student scholars. Knowledgeable in college admissions, computer technology, and higher education opportunities in the New York metropolitan area with specific experience with diverse urban populations. Prior experience (1-2 years) in working with adult learners.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Provides academic advisement and planning services to a diverse student population within an Educational Opportunity Center (EOC).
Assists students with clarifying values and goals, discussing educational options, requirements, policies and procedures; offers academic and personal support
Provides effective and timely referrals to other support services
Monitors and evaluates student progress
Establishes and maintains student files, databases and records; prepares activity reports and analyses
Coordinate and schedule advisor review of program requirements and application procedure with students and applicants in individual and group settings
Outreach to other centers and college offices as needed to support student success
May specialize in providing advice on specific programs or to specific student groups
May visit college campus with students
Performs related duties as assigned.
EOC Assistant to HEO
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Starting salary commensurate with education and experience: $62,689 - $65,946
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
Applicants must apply online by accessing the CUNY website at www.cuny.edu and navigating to the following links: Select "Employment", then select "Search Job Postings", and find JOB ID # 27278. Please attach resume and cover letter. References on request. For general assistance with your CUNYFirst application, please go to http://www.cuny.edu/employmentjobsysteminstructions.html for information.
JOB SEARCH CATEGORY
CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional
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.
Bronx Community College (BCC) of The City University of New York (CUNY) serves a diverse population of approximately 10,500 undergraduate students. BCC offers more than 40 academic programs that prepare students to enter careers and continue their education. Located on 45 tree-lined acres on the former NYU University Heights campus in the west Bronx, BCC is the only community college in the country to have its campus designated as a National Historic Landmark.