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Program Coordinator, GEAR UP

University Corporation at Monterey Bay, California

Anticipated Starting Salary: $5,400-$5,800/month

Minimum Degree/Experience: Bachelor's + 3 years related experience

Come join GEAR UP and provide early college awareness and support activities to improve access to higher education for students and their families!

The GEAR UP Program Coordinator is responsible for the following:

  • Provide support for delivery of services at participating school sites.

  • Assist in monitoring program service delivery goals

  • Coordinate curriculum development and annual service delivery plans

  • Develop partnerships and initiatives with IHE’s in order to meet program goals

  • Develop partnerships within the community for potential internship or shadowing opportunities

  • Collaborate with the school site team to develop and implement a service plan to meet students’ and families specific needs and monitor progress of middle school & high school progression and college readiness, including review of completion of college preparatory coursework.

  • Collaborate with and provide support to GEAR UP teachers, administrators, counselors, and staff at school sites in accordance with federal regulations to fulfill the GEAR UP grant objectives, including meetings, presentations, surveys, training, information sessions, and other support activities.

  • Lead staff continuous improvement activities and other formative evaluation efforts

  • Recommend and implement modification to systems, policies, and procedures regarding GEAR UP activities and services at the school site

  • Maintain student information, including files on academic and advisement progress and student participation in the program

  • Perform a variety of administrative duties in support of the GEAR UP grant including maintaining documentation files of all services, correspondence, reports, procedures, and presentations related to the GEAR UP program; develop outreach materials, including newsletters and social media sites.

  • Communicate clearly and effectively with individuals and groups of varying ages and cultural background to disseminate information, resolve problems, and clarify solutions

  • Handle sensitive and/or confidential documents and information where judgment and discretion are essential.

  • Ensure confidentiality of all program records and other sensitive information.

  • Provide support with internal and external GEAR UP organizational communications

The University Corporation at Monterey Bay (the "Corporation") is located in Ryan Ranch, which is 6 miles away from CSUMB Campus (a short 10-15 minute drive). The Corporation exists to enhance the educational program of the campus, directly serve students, faculty, and staff, and provide services to the public. Although the Corporation is a legally separate 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, it is a fully integrated part of the California State University, Monterey Bay campus.

From insurance plans to tuition assistance, the Corporation offers employees a robust benefits program.

First-round interviews will tentatively be scheduled on November 14-23, 2022.

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