|Position Title||Excel Pre-Collegiate Counselor|
|Salary for Announcement||
The salary range is $37,400-$46,800.
|Employee Category||Professional staff|
|EClass Code||Full Time Professional Staff|
Under the supervision of the Associate Director of the Excel Program, the Excel Pre-Collegiate Counselor focuses on provide pre-collegiate support, general admissions counseling, and educational planning advice to prospective students at select high schools throughout the Denver metro area. The position is also responsible for providing feedback and assistance in designing, planning and giving presentations, activities, workshops, and events related to the college search process, outreach, and recruitment efforts. The counselor performs the duties of this position in target high schools, community outreach events, community/college fairs, as well as on campus at MSU Denver.
60% – Provide on-site admission counseling and educational planning to prospective students. Activities include but are not limited to: assisting with academic planning, college application process, college essay and resume writing, financial aid and scholarship application processes, and academic goal setting. Prepare and deliver college preparation presentations, workshops, activities, and events in Excel Program high schools to prospective students, parents, and other interested groups. Assists with program coordination with an emphasis on serving diverse, underrepresented students—including students of color; help train and supervise Excel student staff; utilize data for program evaluation and planning. Assess and evaluate effectiveness of the program and the services provided. Plan and coordinate on-campus visitation events and tours for students from Excel Program high schools. During the academic school year, the majority of the counselor’s time is spent at the assigned Excel Program high schools. This position will travel to campus and assigned high schools as appropriate. Sometimes this travel occurs daily and, therefore, will require the use of a valid Driver’s License and use of a reliable personal vehicle.
• Bachelor’s degree
• Bachelor’s degree in higher education, counseling, social work, or human services.
|Closing Instructions||Open Until Filled|
|To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT)||02/22/2021|
|Special Instructions to Applicants||
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.
References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.
Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.
|Talent Team Representative||Sophia Montano|
|Talent Team Representative Efirstname.lastname@example.org|
MSU Denver is pleased to offer our current and potential employees a wide array of benefit options. To learn more, please visit the following link:
Metropolitan State University of Denver is a unique, access-oriented campus community that values diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. Our student population consists of nearly 50% first generation students and over 45% students of color. We are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution located in downtown Denver.
We create an equitable learning and working environment in concert with individuals who consistently demonstrate commitment to equity and inclusion. We greatly value the diverse identities and perspectives of our students, faculty, and staff and recognize that in order to achieve a just and equitable society, diversity must go beyond simple representation. It requires critical inquiry and dialogue and a commitment to action. We strive to provide a culture of belonging for all community members to achieve personal and professional success.
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