The GEAR UP Success Coach will work within the Center for Academic Excellence and GEAR UP NC to support first year college students from target high schools. This will be done through high quality, high touch coaching, providing accountability, and facilitating successful personal development. Coaches are expected to complete various coach training programs, engage in observation and debrief processes, and complete certifications while developing and fine tuning the art and science of coaching. The GEAR UP Success Coach is also expected to encourage interest in postsecondary education and build support for student success.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The primary function of the Center for Academic Excellence is to provide the academic support services to the campus. Our mission is to equip students with success skills and learning support helping them to CHART efficient learning paths, ACHIEVE their academic goals, and BECOME productive citizens and global contributors to society.
Internal job number: 001262
-Master’s degree -Experience working with high school and/or college age students -Knowledge of college services including financial aid and degree completion activities is a must. -Candidate must demonstrate ability to exercise independent judgment and also show strong organizational, communication and leadership skills. -Successful candidate must be willing to use cell phone for work-related activities and be willing to travel.
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application.
Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach a DD 214 form. Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with your application during the process of applying to the job posting. Final candidates are subject to criminal and sex offender background checks.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!