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SSC Peer Academic Coach (Current and Anticipated F

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

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Sponsorship Available:NoInstitution Name: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation's top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.

 

The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation's strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.

 

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.

 

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions, you should review before applying for the opening.

 

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For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 479.575.5351.Department:CLSS | Academic Peer Coaches and Course Specific Tutors

 

Department's Website:https://success.uark.edu/Summary of Job Duties:SSC Peer Academic Coaches in the Student Success Center support student learning by working together with the individual student to reflect on current performance and expand, refine, and build new skills during interactive online and/or in-person sessions. This position requires excellent communication skills and the desire to help students succeed. Coaches must work a minimum of ten hours per week on an established schedule.

 

Responsibilities & Requirements:

*Collaborate with students to identify areas of potential growth

*Conduct student outreach and follow-up

*Complete data entry using required database software

*Document and communicate student progress

*Participate in required training

*Attend staff meetings

*Perform miscellaneous duties as directedQualifications:

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Currently enrolled student with completion of twenty-four credit hours at the University of Arkansas Fayetteville prior to job start

Cumulative minimum GPA of 3.25

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher

One semester of experience supporting students (mentor, tutor, coach, SI leader, etc.)

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of basic word processing software, video conferencing and email systems

Skilled in interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills

Skilled in conducting online and in-person meetings and sessions

Ability to maintain confidentiality

Ability to work effectively with limited supervision

Ability to adapt to changing situations and troubleshoot appointment issues when... For full info follow application link.

 

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 2994352

Posted On: Jul 24, 2021

Updated On: Aug 23, 2021