Under the supervision of the Associate Director of College Access Programs, this position is responsible for advising a caseload of students and coordinating the after school and weekend programming. The Upward Bound target high schools are located in Lakewood and Tacoma, Washington. This position promotes high school academic achievement and post-secondary success for program participants, particularly in the STEM fields. This requires a student-centered approach, strong organizational abilities, and collaboration. Coordination with other programs and organizations, such as non-profit organizations, colleges, universities, businesses, community-based organizations, social service agencies and most importantly, target school staff and administration, is required. Position requires commuting between work sites, including but not limited to Evergreen, schools, agencies, and cultural events.
This is a full-time, overtime exempt Project position with The Evergreen State College. This position operates mainly out of Clover Park high school and works at The Evergreen State College Olympia campus for meetings, training, and when the high school is closed.
This position is grant funded through August 31, 2022 and exempt from Washington State Civil Service rules and the Fair Labor Standards Act overtime requirements.
Salary and Benefits: $3,317 - $3,616 per month of full-time work + excellent benefits including paid sick and vacation leave; paid campus holidays; a generous medical, dental, life and disability insurance package; and a tuition waiver program.
Closes: October 24, 2018
All requested application materials must be submitted by the deadline in order to be considered.
Additional Salary Information: Excellent benefits including paid sick and vacation leave; paid campus holidays; a generous medical, dental, life and disability insurance package; and a tuition waiver program.
About The Evergreen State College
COLLEGE PROFILEThe Evergreen State College is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Since opening its doors in 1971, Evergreen has established a national reputation for leadership in developing innovative interdisciplinary, collaborative and team-taught academic programs. The college has a vibrant undergraduate program, a graduate program and seven public service centers that constitute a unique academic setting. The college values a student-centered learning environment, a link between theory and practice, and a multicultural community of diverse faculty, students and staff working together. Current enrollment is approximately 4,500. For more information about Evergreen, please visit our college catalog or our website: http://www.evergreen.edu.