Location: Academic Support and Retention Services
Job Summary: The primary responsibilities of the Community Outreach Coordinator will be to work closely with the DHSI (Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions) Project Manager and the Retention and Resilience Coordinator on initiatives to provide services to the at-risk community in a sensitive and supportive manner.
This position is funded through a grant by the federal Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions (DHSI) program. Southern’s goal for the grant is to increase STEM enrollment, retention, and graduation by a variety of underserved student populations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Special Requirements: An expressed commitment to Jesus Christ, the teachings and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, and an Adventist church member in good and regular standing.
Typical Physical Demands: Requires sitting, standing, bending, and reaching. It may require lifting up to 25 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, calculators, and telephones. Requires normal range of hearing and vision.
Working Conditions: Essential tasks are performed under normal office/school conditions with little or no noticeable discomfort. The work area is well lit and ventilated.