Metropolitan College of New York (MCNY) is a unique and vibrant learning institution. It is a non-profit, regionally accredited college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, with campuses in lower Manhattan and the Bronx. The college appeals to highly motivated adult learners who are committed to their education and transforming their lives and the lives of others.
MCNY seeks a creative Coordinator of Student Life/Advisor to enhance the educational, social, and leadership skills of students at MCNY. Reporting to the Dean of Students, the Coordinator will play an integral role in planning and implementing strategies geared towards increasing student satisfaction and student retention. Primary responsibilities include student advising; developing student life programs; organizing events; and providing workshops for students.
Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Higher Education, Counseling, Social Work or related field with a minimum of 2 years of higher education experience and a solid understanding of academic service administration; experience in conflict mediation and understanding of student conduct issues; excellent analytical and effective communication skills; sound decision making abilities; and a results-oriented, positive approach to problem solving. Experience with a diverse student population and adult learners desired. Must be Microsoft Office proficient and have knowledge of Power Campus or similar information system. As part of the team, the Coordinator will be required to work some late evenings, occasional Saturdays, and travel to the Bronx campus as needed.
MCNY is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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