Monday , September 26 2022

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  • Utah Valley University

    Job Description:

    Latino Outreach (Part-time, Variable Hour) Position Category: Staff – Part-Time (Variable Hour) Summary: We are looking for great people with great passion who are engaged and serious in the work of mentoring and coaching prospective students through to enrollment at Utah Valley University. The successful candidate will be an organized, creative multitask-er, time-manager, problem solver, and “people person” who will work with Latina/Latino high school students, parents, teachers and high school counselors within local area High Schools. They will be passionate and knowledgable about assisting historically underrepresented communities in accessing higher education.

    Job Requirements:

    • Bilingual – both English and Spanish speaking skills.
    • Ability to present clear and accurate information to small and large groups of various populations.
    • Knowledge of higher education recruitment practices. Skills:
    • Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, both oral and written.
    • Engaging personality, friendliness, enthusiasm, sense of humor, positive attitude, persistence, and passion for the work. Abilities:
    • Knowledge of barriers to accessing higher education within historically underrepresented communities.
    • Ability to lift approximately 50 pounds.
    • Valid driver’s license. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge:
    • Knowledge of student recruitment, admission processes and retention issues for high school students of diverse backgrounds.
    • Ability to represent the University in a professional and positive manner at all recruitment and recruitment related functions.

    Qualification & Experience:

    • Graduation from an accredited institution with an Associate’s Degree in a related field plus one year of experience directly related to the Summary of Duties or a combination of education and experience totaling three years.

    Job Details:

    Company: Utah Valley University

    Vacancy Type: Full Time

    Job Location: Springville, UT, US

    Application Deadline: N/A

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