Monday, June 2, 2008
ACADEMIC SUCCESS COUNSELOR
Florida Coastal School of Law invites nominations and applications for two (2) Academic Success Counselor positions.
Responsibilities: Work with students to improve academic performance and advise students on other academic issues such as scheduling or social influences; Assist in developing lesson plans and present weekly sessions in the required first semester program, Pathways to Academic Success Seminar (P.A.S.S.); Assist students in reviewing answers to practice exams (including bar exam essays) and provide advice regarding exam strategy; Assist in preparing and presenting second-semester and upper level workshops; Track the academic progress of “at risk” students and students on academic probation; Assist in planning and executing New Student Orientation; Other duties, as assigned.
Required: Law degree from an ABA accredited institution; Licensed by a state bar association; One to three years of legal experience; Possess ability to relate well to students; Possess excellent organization and communication skills; Ability to work well with others in a team atmosphere; Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with colleagues and school constituencies; Enthusiastic about working in a student-centered, humility-based environment.
Preferred: Prior experience in academic support, education, and/or teaching.
Salary and Benefits: Compensation is competitive and includes benefits; this is a non-faculty position and does not confer voting privileges. No relocation expenses offered with the position.
To apply: Position is available immediately. Please submit a letter of interest, resume, salary requirements, and three references to HR@fcsl.edu.
Florida Coastal is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer.