Trio Sss-esl Advisor Wanted In Aurora

Published 2017-12-18
Expires 2019-06-16
ID #10570
Trio Sss-esl Advisor Wanted In Aurora
United-states, Colorado, Aurora,
Published December 18, 2017

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Job type: Full time
Occupation: Trio sss-esl advisor

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TRiO SSS-ESL Advisor

Community College of Aurora

REPORTS TO: Project Director, TRiO SSS-ESL
Full time staff and hourly employees

The Student Success Center:The Student Success Center (SSC) at the Community College of Aurora is dedicated to increasing the retention,
completion and transfer of CCA students. SSC focuses on students who are underrepresented in higher education, financially under-resourced,
first-generation college students, nontraditional or otherwise educationally disadvantaged. We facilitate student transitions, build
community and guide students through the completion of their two-year degree in preparation for a successful transition to a four-year
institution. This academic program, open to all eligible CCA students, includes the TRIO Student Support Services program (open to 160 first
generation and low-income college students), TRIO Student Support Services - English as a Second Language program (open to 140
first-generation and low-income college students) the Transfer Success Program - open to 500 transfer-ready CCA students. Included in the
Transfer Success Program (all of these scholarships are programs designed for students seeking to transfer) are participants in the Colorado
Challenge scholars, COSI Scholarship Recipients, Brother 2 Brother Program, Red Fox College Access and Success Program. The Transfer Success
Program also supports all ASCENT students from surrounding school districts including Aurora, Denver and Cherry Creek.

The Student Success Center provides group advising, one-on-one advising, peer mentoring, tutoring, a college visit program, career -
transfer - financial literacy and specific academic success workshops focused on career, transfer planning and financial literacy.

The TRIO Student Support Services English as a Second Language advisor position is integral to the
success of CCA's TRIO Student Support Services grant - providing academic advising, coaching and mentoring for 60 TRIO SSS-ESL students. The
position is responsible for maintaining consistent contact with their assigned cohort or students, documenting student contact in accordance
with federal legislation and program requirements, following up with students and working as a member of the TRIO SSS-ESL team. This
position will also assist in the development of TRIO orientation programs, conferences and new student recruitment and selection. This
position will teach at least one section of an AAA 101: College Experience course each fall semester. This position facilitates and oversees
various areas of project programming which can include the Student Success Leadership Program (SSL) in partnership with other Student
Success Center staff, workshop series, or other programming.


Student Support (80%)

  • Maintains a caseload of 60
  • Proactively
    outreaches to students
  • Provides accurate academic advising information and assists students in planning and completing their degree
    from CCA
  • Assists students in navigating the transfer process
  • Ensures timely communication of important dates and
  • Assists students in understanding the financial aid process and enhancing student financial literacy
  • Teaches
    TRiO specific AAA 101 when appropriate
Programming Development and Support (10%)
  • Assists with the delivery and
    development of the TRIO Orientation program and KEY (Keep Enhancing Yourself) Connections Conference
  • Assists with the recruitment
    and selection of new TRIO students
  • Creates and facilitates sessions for student-centered Professional Development workshop
  • Develops and implements other programs as needed
Grant Reporting and Accountability (10%)
  • Documents,
    accurately, the contacts with TRIO SSS ESL students
  • Maintains the integrity of each student folder in accordance with federal
    legislation and program requirements
  • Provides student level data to the Project Director when requested and in accordance with
    program requirements
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in
    education, counseling, public administration or a related field
  • Experience with academic advising, coaching or mentoring

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience working in a team setting
  • Master's degree from an accredited institution in education, counseling, public administration or a
    related field
  • Innovative, creative, energetic work style
  • Understanding of the mission and purpose of a community
  • Experience teaching or facilitating groups
  • Understanding the barriers faced by first generation college
  • Understanding of the transfer process from community college to four-year institutions
Anticipated salary range is in the mid $30's to low $40's depending on experience and education. CCA offers an excellent
benefit plan. Leave and holiday benefits are also included. For more information on the insurance benefits, click on the following link: rel="noopener"

Deadline to Submit Application Material: A review of applications will begin on January 2, 2018 and will continue until the position is
filled. This position will remain posted until the position is filled.

Application Process: Visit: target="_blank">
When submitting
your application material, please include an unofficial copy of your college transcripts showing the highest degree achieved.

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact us at target="_blank">[email protected].

By submitting an application for this announced position, applicants are certifying that all statements, information and documents provided
are true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and are made in good faith. Further, applicants understand that omissions,
misleading, false or untrue information, or any attempt at fraud or deceit in any manner connected with this application and/or subsequent
testing may result in them not being considered for jobs with the Community College of Aurora; may constitute grounds for discipline and/or
termination after hire; and/or constitute grounds for further actions pursuant to law.

The Federal Clery Act (The Student Right to Know and Campus Security Act of 1990) requires all institutions of higher learning to make
available to prospective employees our agency's Annual Security Report. A copy of this information is available on the CCA website at rel="noopener" href="" target="_blank">Student Right to Know page. A paper copy of
this report can be obtained at the College Security Office upon request. This report includes statistics for the previous three years
concerning crimes that occurred on campus or on property controlled or owned by Community College of Aurora, as well as public property
within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, our campuses.

Notice to all Applicants:

  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United States must be produced within three (3) days
    of hire.
  • Direct deposit of payroll is a condition of employment.
  • Final candidate is subject to a criminal background check
    prior to final selection process.
  • Final candidate is required to submit official transcripts to Human Resources within fourteen
    (14) days of hire.
  • CCA is affiliated with the Colorado Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) and as such, employees
    contribute to PERA in lieu of Social Security for retirement benefits. For more information, visit href="" target="_blank">
  • Former employees of the Colorado Community College System or one
    of its 13 colleges, who were disciplinarily terminated or resigned in lieu of termination, must disclose this information in your
    application material.
Equal Employment Opportunity: The Community College of Aurora does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status, age or disability in its
activities, programs, or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504, Age Discrimination Act, and Title II of
the ADA. Inquiries about Title VI, Title VII, Title IX and Section 504 should be made to Debbie Irvine, 16000 E. CentreTech Parkway, Suite
A207, Aurora, CO 80011-9036.

Community College of Aurora Inclusive Excellence Statement:
You matter. You are valued. You belong. CCA is a community
that is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion through Inclusive Excellence. We can only achieve this together.CCA embraces Inclusive
Excellence because we want our students, staff, and faculty to learn and contribute within an inclusive environment. This means members of
our College community will be active, respectful, and mindful of equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels of engagement. Inclusive
Excellence will provide a foundation for student and institutional success.For more information on CCAs commitment to Inclusive Excellence
please visit the Inclusive Excellence

Non-Discrimination Statement: The Community College of Aurora prohibits and will not tolerate discrimination or harassment
that violates federal or state law, Board Policy 3-120 or Board Policy 4-120. The College does not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender,
race, color, age, creed, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, pregnancy status, religion or sexual
orientation. The College complies with Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Act of 1991, the Education
Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities
Act, Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978, Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974; Executive Order 11246, and sections
24-34-301, C.R.S. et seq.

For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact our Title IX Compliance/Equal Opportunity Officer, Cindy Hesse,
Director of Human Resources at 16000 E. CentreTech Parkway, Suite A207, Aurora, Colorado 80011 or by phone at 303-360-4752, or e-mail at rel="noopener" href="mailto:[email protected]" target="_blank">[email protected]

CCA Mission: "The Community College of Aurora serves our diverse community by providing high quality instruction and
support services to prepare students for transfer and employment."

Vision: We aspire to be the college where every student succeeds.


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