Job Classification: Full-time positions, Non-Exempt

Supervised By: Associate Director and Executive Director

Location: Windsor and Orange Counties

Summary: Work in a groundbreaking educational environment that provides continuing educational opportunities for people with differing abilities. The Academic Coordinator will facilitate a peer-to-peer learning process at three of GCF’s ninecampus locations in Vermont & New Hampshire. GCF’s unique educational model encourages diverse learners to pursue their passions and become engaged, active members of their communities. This flexible position offers the opportunity for a creative individual to pursue innovative educational approaches, initiate new projects and ideas, and advance the fields of post-secondary education and disability rights.  

 

Essential Job Functions:

 

Academic Coordination

  • Campus Facilitation:
    • On a weekly basis, facilitate campus seminars and lessons that encourage student leadership and growth at threelocal campus locations
    • Assist students with designing their own classes, using GCF’s unique learning model
    • Engage in one-on-one meetings with students as needed to further the academic process
    • Oversee campus affairs and ensure all classes and coursework run smoothly
  • Communication and Collaboration:
    • Communicate weekly campus notes to human service agencies and GCF staff
    • Meet periodically with service coordinators and support staff to ensure each campus has the necessary community support
    • Work collaboratively with GCF colleaguesto develop campus curriculum and projects
    • Attend monthly Collegial Seminar meetings with other Academic Coordinators

 

Administration

    • Coordinate course catalogs, publications, campus blogs and social media
    • Keep detailed records of campus enrollment and communications
    • Write Term Evaluations and manage transcripts for all students

 

Education and Experience:Abachelor’s degree is required. Candidate must have a minimum of two years of work experience in education, human services or community development.

 

Ideal Skills and Qualifications:

    • Outgoing personality, capable of being the public “face” of GCFat each campus
    • Strong leadership skills;ability to facilitate large groups of differing learners
    • A passion for education and a well-developed facilitation style
    • A caring, personable and patient disposition
    • Organized and efficient work ethic, ability to meet deadlines and manage time effectively
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, good computer skills
    • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
    • Passionate, idealistic, positive, mission-driven, and self-directed
    • Willingness to engage in some occasional travel locally around the campus region

 

Applications:

Send resume and cover letter to positions@globalcampuses.org. For more information about GCF, please visit www.globalcampuses.org. Applications accepted until position is filled.

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