Student Success Coach

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Job description

Position Type: Staff

Requisition Number: S20182323

Department: Academic Support – D102

Recruitment Range: $33,360 – $37,190

E-class Code: 30 – FT Staff Salaried

Pay Grade: 5

Open Until Filled: No

Job SummaryUnder general direction, supports student success, retention and progression to graduation; provides individualized student outreach to students who are identified at risk; connects students to relevant campus resources; provides academic coaching and support for students on an ongoing basis; monitors and tracks progress of students; maintains communication with faculty and staff in support of students.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

  • Knowledge of student development and resources to promote student success
  • Counseling/advising skills
  • Interpersonal/human relations skills
  • Verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to relate effectively with students, institutional personnel, and the public
  • Ability to identify students’ needs for support services in order to make appropriate referrals
  • Ability to encourage and empower students to make their own decisions
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to operate a personal computer and various software packages
  • Commitment to supporting the needs of students from underrepresented populations

Minimum QualificationsBachelor’s degree, with Master’s preferred; supplemented with two (2) years of related experience.

Job DutyProvides individualized outreach to students based on identified risk factors including academic, financial and socio-emotional; assisting them in developing individual plans for success.

Job DutyRefers and connects students with relevant University resources; coordinates with University stakeholders regarding additional outreach and support.

Job DutyWorks with individual students to develop realistic goals that will contribute to academic and personal success in college; develops relationships that foster developmental conversations; motivates students to achieve educational goals.

Job DutyMonitors and records progress of individual students; maintaining consistent and confidential records of individual student data.

Job DutyTeaches first-year seminar course focusing on extended orientation and student success skill development; provides presentations to student groups and classes.

Job DutyServes on University committees.

Job DutyPerforms other duties as assigned.

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Saint Louis University is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. It is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.