Grant Coordinator - Talent Search
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Stillwater, OK 74075
- Job Summary
Responsible for the implementation of the goals and objectives of the Talent Search Program.
Responsible for the management of student files, including documentation of services provided based upon program guidelines.
Acts as a liaison between the target schools and post-secondary institutions which requires frequent driving to those schools.
Participate in staff meetings, in-service programs, workshops, other professional development activities, and other duties as assigned.
Travel is required. Assigned target schools will be visited three to four days a week. Occasional after hours outreach programs or field trips required. Four 3-day summer camps required.
Ability to drive 15-passenger van.
- Position Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Education/Social Science
One year of experience working with low-income, first-generation, or minority students.
Experience working with students from a diverse background.
Two years of assessment experience.
Valid Driver’s License.
Knowledge of academic needs of low-income, first-generation and minority
students; knowledge of collegiate academic and financial aid processes;
excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Master’s degree in Education/Social Science
TRiO experience or experience as a participant in a Talent Search Program.
Five years experience in academic counseling, social services, education, or community services.