Baruch College invites applications for the Academic SEEK Student Support Specialist position. This position reports to the SEEK Academic Program Director.
The successful candidate for this position can expect to perform these additional duties:
- Provide personal, career and educational advising to individuals and groups; maintain student files and contact data. - Assess students' academic, personal and career development needs. - Assist students in setting goals and priorities for success. - Provide information regarding College policies, procedures, requirements and major offerings. • Monitor student utilization of SEEK program services and academic performance. - Lead freshman seminar course. - Participate in program planning and assessment. Prepare periodic reports. - Provide consultation services to instructional and administrative colleagues regarding students with personal and academic difficulties. - Conduct special topics workshops (e.g.,probation, stress reduction, time management, health relationships, etc.). - Participate on college-wide committees, as appropriate. - Provide support to the Program Coordinator in carrying out his/her duties
A Master's degree in counseling, social work, or psychology and two years' related experience. Other related master's degrees can be considered.
Note: this is not a mental health counselor/practitioner position and is not responsible for providing psychological counseling.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with education and experience.
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.
Internal Number: 22592
About Baruch College
Baruch, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is located in the historic Gramercy Park/Flatiron district of Manhattan. Baruch has an extremely diverse student body of more than 18,000, many of them first-generation college students. We seek faculty and staff who thrive in multicultural academic environments and are committed to access and excellence in higher education. www.baruch.cuny.edu.