Wiley College seeks well-qualified professionals to join its team as Academic Coaches in the Wiley College Academy for Student Success. In this position, the Academic Coach will advise students on a range of academic and campus issues, including assisting with the development of time management, goal setting, test taking, and other student success skills; develop action plans for academic success; initiate contact, meet regularly with and maintain electronic files for assigned student caseload of readmitted/reinstated students to monitor progress and to help students achieve academically; develop and prepare materials for academic success workshops for students; and collect, report, and evaluate data on student participation, grade point average, and retention.
The position requires a bachelorís degree (masterís preferred) in sociology, counseling, psychology, guidance, student personnel, communications or higher education administration from an accredited institution. The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and sincere desire to provide academic support to students in need as well as to provide information to concerned parents, faculty, staff, and other constituencies; excellent written and oral communication skills; the ability to relate to and effectively establish rapport with a diverse undergraduate student population; and proficiency with MS Office applications (esp. Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).
Interested persons should submit an
application for employment and resume to:
Office of Human Resources
711 Wiley Avenue
Marshall, TX 75670
Positions are open until filled.
Wiley College is an equal opportunity employer.