Academic/Tutoring Program Specialist

Idaho, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 04, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

University of Idaho

Academic/Tutoring Program Specialist

Location: Moscow

Division/College: Enrollment Management

Employee Category: Exempt

Pay Range: $40,352 annually

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:
The Academic/Tutoring Program Specialist provides support and education to elevate students' learning experience at the University of Idaho (U of I). The Academic/Tutoring Program Specialist fosters student success by building positive and professional student relationships and implementing proactive strategies that help students fulfill their educational goals.

This position provides academic services for student-athletes through the Student-Athlete Support Services (SASS) unit within Academic Support Programs (ASP). Duties include, but are not limited to: academic counseling, academic coaching of student-athletes that present academic risk factors, assisting with course registration and monitoring NCAA Progress Towards Degree. This position will also be assisting with all facets involved in the coordinating of the SASS tutoring program. This position maintains close liaison with U of I athletic administrators, coaching staffs, faculty, and campus academic support areas.

This position reports to the Director of SASS.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree
• One (1) year of demonstrated experience in a higher education setting (academic advising, student services, student affairs, student support and/or student retention efforts).
• Experience interpreting and applying standards and regulations.
• Presenting information clearly and concisely to individuals, small, and large groups.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Master’s degree
• Experience providing academic advising in a higher education setting.
•Experience in providing academic support to student-athletes.
•Experience with campus or student-athlete academic support tutoring programs.
• Ability to motivate, encourage, and support students to recognize their potential and meet challenges.
• Demonstrated working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
•N4A membership.
• Ability to work successfully with a diverse group of people, including student-athletes, faculty, coaching staffs and administrators.
• Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orally.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Ability to lift or otherwise move up to 30 pounds.

Availability to travel and to work evenings and weekends.

Posting Number: SP002582P

Posting Date: 09/04/2020

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:
This position is open until filled; however, applications received on or before October 4, 2020 will receive first consideration.
Posting will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates is identified.

In addition to the online application, please submit a resume and a detailed letter of qualification addressing all of the required and preferred qualifications.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.