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CUNY Non-Teaching Adjunct - SEEK Academic Coach in Brooklyn, New York

Non-Teaching Adjunct - SEEK Academic Coach

Job ID

24603

Location

NYC College of Technology

Full/Part Time

Regular/Temporary

Regular

GENERAL DUTIES

Completes non-teaching projects or complex work in support of a Campus or University administrative or academic department. This work is generally of a temporary nature and requires specialized experience or expertise.

CONTRACT TITLE

Non-Teaching Adjunct

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

The Percy Ellis Sutton SEEK program at New York City College of Technology recognizes the potential in every student, regardless of educational and economic background. Our program introduces students to the culture of higher education and provides services and resources intended to help students envision themselves as successful student learners.

Reporting to the SEEK Academic Services Coordinator, the part-time SEEK Academic Coach will be expected to:

• Provide one-on-one academic coaching support in areas of time management, test preparation, test anxiety, procrastination prevention, note taking and memorization.

• Assess students for behavioral or attitudinal barriers to academic success.

• Help students develop/enhance constructive behaviors and attitudes ( e.g. growth mindset) necessary for academic success.

• Research and implement creative ideas to attract and retain students for coaching appointments;maintain knowledge of contemporary print and/or online technology resources to use with students.

• Develop academic skills workshops for presentation in SEEK counselors’ Introduction to College courses.

• Identify and implement measurable student outcomes for academic success ( e.g. increase in test scores, in study time).

• Participate in academic service meetings.

• Develop and maintain strong professional relationships with SEEK counseling staff and tutors;

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree required.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

  • Professional experience in teaching, academic coaching, and/or tutoring a diverse population of young adults

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Commitment to student success

Candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as being at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment.

COMPENSATION

$46.49/hr

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

Visit www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.

Candidates must attach a resume, cover letter, and three professional references (name, title, organization, and contact information).

CLOSING DATE

Open until filled

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.

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