Academic Coordinator

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The Academic Coordinator is an integral part of a site's team. This position supports all elements of the instructional program, directly supervises instructional staff, conducts the instructional portion of staff training, and assists with preparations for student arrival. During the term, the Academic Coordinator visits classes regularly and provides feedback to the instructional staff. The Academic Coordinator also conducts regular staff meetings. In addition to providing assistance and advice to instructional staff who have students experiencing academic or discipline problems, the Academic Coordinator reports all academic concerns to the On-Site Director or site manager and confers regularly with the on-site administrative team and the main office to discuss student and site issues. The Academic Coordinator and other administrative staff must arrive several days before other staff to begin campus preparations.

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Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree is required. Significant graduate coursework or classroom experience are also required. A master’s degree in education or a related field is strongly preferred. Strong leadership ability, supervisory experience, and willingness to accept responsibility as a leader and supervisor of a full instructional staff are required. Applicants must possess excellent organizational skills as well as an ability to work cooperatively with others. Applicants must possess a genuine interest in the academic, social, and emotional growth of adolescents, exhibit maturity and a positive attitude, and be willing to serve as a role model for students.

Programs

Academic Coordinators are hired for the following programs:

CRISIS
Summer Studies
Field Studies

Program Overview

Job Description (PDF)

Program Overview

Job Description (PDF)

Program Overview

Job Description (PDF)

 

 

Online Academic Coordinators are also hired for eStudies.