Sr Student Program Advisor - req# 6562
Sr Student Program Advisor
|Working Title||Sr Student Program Advisor|
The University of New Mexico Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) is seeking to hire a detail oriented, flexible, highly motivated and efficient person to fill their Sr Student Program Advisor position. The primary focus consists in working primarily in the field identifying and recruiting adult participants for the EOC program, and must be willing to travel throughout the Bernalillo, Valencia, Socorro and Torrance Counties, as well as, have a flexible work schedule to meet the needs of program participants, including working evenings and weekends. Thus, the successful candidate must have an ample understanding of target communities.
EOC is under the College Enrichment & Outreach Programs Department (CEOP) at The University of New Mexico (UNM) - is a federally funded, five-year, discretionary grant from the US Department of Education. The goal of the EOC program is to assist low-income, 1st generation (potential) college students get into post-secondary education.
Funding is available for this position on a yearly basis through 08/31/19; continuance beyond such date is subject to the department's operational needs and continued funding from the Department of Education as outlined in UBPPM #3200, Employee classifications.
Primary functions and responsibilities:
|Conditions of Employment|
Bachelor's degree; at least 1 year 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.
|Additional Requirements||This is a grant funded position and continuation of the program is contingent upon receiving the funds and fulfilling all objectives associated with the grant.|
|Campus||Main - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||Special Programs (429F)|
|Staff Type||Term - Full-Time|
|Term End Date||8/31/2019|
|Pay||$13.62 - $20.43 hourly|
|Benefits Eligible||This 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 Statement||Temporary 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 Required||No|
|For Best Consideration Date||10/4/2018|
|Application Instructions||For best consideration, please attach a Resume, Cover Letter, List of 3 Professional References and proof of educational degree(s).|
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.