New Mexico Tech’s Upward Bound Math and Science program is seeking an Academic Coordinator to work with approximately 50 high school students based in Albuquerque, NM. The Coordinator supervises tutors/ advisers; conducts academic monitoring and advising including topics such as college attainment, career choices, entrance exam prep, financial aid/literacy, and other areas of need; plans, coordinates, and evaluates academic/cultural programs.
The Coordinator collects and organizes data; serves as liaison to participants, families & schools; coordinates student recruitment; supervises on-site students during the six-week residential summer program at NMT on-site in Socorro and on college/cultural trips (includes overnight supervision); implements educational, cultural and enrichment activities as well as campus tours, ACT/SAT prep, community services, and parent meetings; coordinates summer program including daily activities, workshops, travel, and logistics; Competent with Google Drive and Zoom.
Bachelor’s degree required in STEM discipline or closely related field. One year experience working with low-income, first generation minority students and students from diverse backgrounds required. One year administrative experience required. Knowledge of college entrance requirements required. Valid NM Driver’s License required. Must pass background check to work with minors. One year experience working directly with TRIO programs desired. Former TRIO participant desired. NM Teacher’s License desired. Bilingual preferred.
Salary range is $40,000-$45,000.
Full job description: https://www.nmt.edu/hr/docs/hr/jobs/AcademCoordUBMS21-133.pdf
Apply with New Mexico Tech: https://www.nmt.edu/hr/employment.php
Submitting a resume and cover letter strongly encouraged.