Morehead State University is located in Morehead, KY, a designated Kentucky Trail Town, nestled in the Daniel Boone National Forest, in close proximity to Cave Run Lake. This location provides opportunities for a wide range of outdoor recreation activities. Morehead State University is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Morehead State University is relatively close to a number of larger cities including Lexington, KY, Louisville, KY, and Cincinnati, OH. Morehead State University delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The College & Career Coordinator, Today’s Youth Program at Morehead State University, shall be responsible for coordinating all counseling, career, and outreach in Boyd and Greenup Counties / TENCO region. Those responsibilities will expand to the surrounding areas for youth who attend college in the TENCO area. Responsibilities include preparation of and providing the components necessary to meet the requirements of the 14 program elements in the contract. These activities will support work experience and employment preparation and preparation for college entry.
REQUIREMENTS: A Bachelor’s Degree is required. Previous experience working with educational or economically disadvantaged youth and knowledge of community human services resources is very desirable. Success in overcoming the disadvantages of circumstances similar to those of the population of the target area. Must be flexible and able to adjust to change as position works to meet various individual participant needs.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree preferred.
SPONSORSHIP: This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship.
Morehead State University is a comprehensive, regionally focused university providing high-quality instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. To apply, visit: https://moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com and complete the MSU Application for Employment along with a cover letter, resume, and the name and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. Please contact Maurice Savard, the search committee chair, at email@example.com for questions regarding this position. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The College & Career Coordinator reports to the Project Director, Today’s Youth Program. The College & Career Coordinator interacts with Director and staff of MSU Campus offices, Maysville Community and Technical College/Rowan Campus, Ashland Community and Technical College/Ashland Campuses, their offices of postsecondary admissions and financial aid in the multi-county target area, high schools, governmental and community groups, and secondary personnel, local business partners and TENCO staff. Reporting directly to the College & Career Coordinator are the part-time student workers.
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TO APPLY FOR POSITION LOCATED IN MOREHEAD: moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com/postings/16660