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Coord,Education Support - VUB Program - req# 7711

at University of New Mexico

Posted: 2/11/2019
Job Reference #: 7711

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Coord,Education Support

Requisition IDreq7711
Working TitleCoord,Education Support - VUB Program
Position Grade09
Position Summary

AMENDMENT: The For Best Consideration Date has been extended to 02/12/2019

Are you a veteran who loves math? UNM Taos seeks a three-quarter time Education Support Coordinator for the Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) Program. Successful candidate must be able to teach adults to test into college-level math and English. Education Support Coordinator will also recruit veterans in multiple northern counties. Frequent travel in northern New Mexico is required. Preferred qualifications: Veteran with a Bachelor’s degree and experience teaching higher-level math and English to adults. Strong math and interpersonal skills are essential. Please describe in your detailed cover letter how you meet our preferred qualifications.

Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) supports veterans to transition seamlessly from the military into academic settings to improve their chances of successfully completing postsecondary education. VUB students participate in the program before entering post-secondary education. Job duties include:

  1. Provide instruction on high-level math and English curriculum to veterans
  2. Schedule, organize and provide short-term academic instruction
  3. Develops and maintains records/databases on services and student progress
  4. Recruit veteran students and coordinate registration/intake and assessment
  5. Collect and analyze data; prepare scheduled and special reports; maintain student/program/project records in support of VUB interim and annual performance reports
  6. Frequent travel to other communities in support of curricular activities and recruitment

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
Minimum Qualifications

High School diploma or GED; at least 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

· Veteran

· Bachelor's degree

· Experience teaching higher level math and English

· Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

Additional RequirementsFrequent travel in northern New Mexico is required. Strong interpersonal and math skills are essential.Valid driver's license and vehicle requiredCover letter must address and include examples of how you meet the preferred qualifications. Also discuss your experiences supporting first generation, low income or students with documented disabilities to reach their academic goals.
DepartmentTaos Branch
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTerm - Part-Time
Term End Date09/30/2019
Pay$12.38-$18.57 (hourly)
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date2/4/2019
Application InstructionsPlease attached the following required documents to your application materials. 1. Cover Letter- In your cover letter please describe in detail, how you meet the preferred qualifications posted for this position. 2. Resume 3. Three previous supervisory references with contact information.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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