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Program: CSU College Corps Program
Title: Pre-College Advisor (3-4 positions available)
Hourly Wage: $8.25 - $9.50 per hour
Duties: Under the immediate supervision of the CSU College Corps Program Coordinator, Pre-College Advisors will perform services to target high school students in an effort to motivate and prepare students to pursue college opportunities. Pre-College Advisors will work 10-15 hours per week and will perform the following duties:
Qualifications: College Corps Pre-College Advisors must be self-motivated, and possess excellent written and oral communication skills; show demonstrated experience, knowledge and sensitivity in working with students from historically excluded backgrounds; general knowledge and application processes of the CSU, other post-secondary systems of education, and financial aid options; and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Applicants must be currently enrolled junior, senior, or graduate-level CSUSM students and possess a minimum G.P.A. of 2.8, have reliable transportation, be willing and available to travel to North San Diego County high schools during school hours and after school, have a valid California Drivers license, and current car insurance.
Benefits: Position offers individuals excellent opportunities with community outreach and serving as role models and mentors for high school students; valuable opportunities in working with high school teachers, counselors, and administration. Provides experience in program facilitation, leadership, and enhances public speaking skills.
Application Procedures: Applicants must complete an application through the CSUSM Career Center and attach a current resume. Program requires each applicant to interview for position. Applicants must also be available to complete 12- 20 hours of intensive training prior to high school placement. Applicants will be hired and begin by August 16, 2010. For more information, contact Maya Alvarez at (760) 750-6063 or firstname.lastname@example.org.