Student Development Specialist-SSS/Trio
ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY
• Student Development Specialist-SSS/Trio
AA/EOE. Women & Minorities are encouraged to apply
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION
The Student Development Specialist position provides in-depth tutoring (both one-on-one and group) to SSS participants; serves as an instructor for workshops and group sessions in academic and non-cognitive areas; serves as an academic adviser to SSS students; develops appropriate tutorial strategies to improve participants\’ academic success; diagnoses needs of students in academic areas and designs appropriate interventions; provides career and transfer services to SSS participants; monitors student data and degree plans; and coordinates field trips and cultural events.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide in-depth one-on-one and group tutoring to SSS students.
Serve as an instructor for workshops and group sessions.
Provides career and transfer services to SSS participants.
Serves as student advisor and registers students in classes, this includes teaching students how to comprehend their degree plan at ASUB and teaching students how to ensure their current degree plan matches their transfer plans.
Instructs students seeking career assistance and provides in-depth career awareness workshops.
Provides workshops and group sessions in life skills and financial education. Serves as academic coach for personal and life skills and mindset values.
Provide workshops and assist with transfer activities on campus.
Perform any other related duties as required or assigned.
Baccalaureate degree, two years experience working with disadvantaged students, and one year experience in college setting.
Master\’s degree in education or other related field preferred. Background similar to SSS students. Experience in TRIO programs. Experience in a college setting.