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Student Life Specialist - Veterans' Services

JOB ID #: 6837

ISSUE DATE: 10/23/2012

CLOSING DATE: 12/07/2012


Develops and implements programming, services, and learning opportunities for students, promoting the personal development of a diverse student population.

Administers one or more student affairs programs, providing program management, assistance with policy development, supervision and training of all professional and support staff, budget monitoring, and report preparation

Serves as a resource to student groups and/or populations as a consultant and advocate for their concerns

Researches and stays current on higher education programs, trends, and issues with student impact

Produces workshops and materials support student programs; manages on-line communities; develops on-line social networking activities, and develops and maintains multimedia content on program web sites

Performs related duties as assigned.

The successful candidate will report to the Dean of Student Affairs. This position will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Veterans Resource Center and serve as the point person for student veterans.

Responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

Establish and sustain productive working relationships with internal departments and external agencies.

Develop, promote, implement and oversee initiatives to enhance the persistence, retention and success of student veterans.

Work with the student veteran organization.

Coordinate all veteran services from recruiting, admissions, certification, financial aid, registration, outreach, programming, and counseling with the BMCC Veterans Support team.

Implement an assessment program to evaluate learning outcomes and best practices.

Supervise all student workers in the Veterans Resource Center.

Coordinate the production of all electronic and print materials, publications and social media.

Provide assistance with major college-wide events such as commencement, orientation, registration, and honors convocation.

Work schedule will include some evenings and weekends.


Refer to CUNYfirst for a more detailed list of qualifications.

SALARY: $42,873 - $64,956

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