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Admissions Counselor

Company: ETR - Oneonta Job Corps
Location: Oneonta
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Help students work towards realizing academic and vocational success.Imagine a career where your success is measured by the progress of those you serve: aspiring young students. You can inspire others to realize their academic potential, reach their educational goals and make the most of their abilities at Oneonta Job Corps. Our team is committed to making a difference, one amazing student at a time. We invite you to do the same in this exciting role.Oneonta Job Corps Academy is seeking an individual to join our Outreach and Admissions team as an Admissions Counselor at our Oneonta, Syracuse, or Binghamton, NY locations. Our Admissions Counselors play an important role for our Center by actively recruiting students into our trade programs. This is an excellent position for an outgoing individual who loves traveling throughout New York State, meeting new people, and can spread the word about the opportunities we can provide for potential students.What is Job Corps? With over 120 campuses across the United States, Job Corps provides free career training and education. Students get the experience they need to begin a career or apprenticeship, or advance to higher education. Our vocational trades include Licensed Drone Pilot, Overhead Line Electrical, SMART Meter, Auto Body and Tech, Cement Mason, Tile Setting and three Medical Trades.What you'll do

  • Inform potential students about Job Corps programs and recruit new students.
    • Assist new students with the Job Corps application process.
      • Provides outreach, assessment, admissions, and case management of appropriate youth for the Job Corps program with emphasis on long-term commitment.
        • Develops and maintains relationships with other youth agencies and employment and training providers.
          • Take part in networking and develop presentations for various groups and organizations for recruitment of students.
            • Traveling throughout New York State for student recruitment activities.Skills/Competencies:
              • Working knowledge of employment and training programs, recruitment techniques, career planning and goal assessment.
                • Good communication and case management skills.
                  • Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record.
                    • Ability to work in a goal-oriented environment, meeting monthly student recruitment goals.
                      • Proficient in computer software
                        • Public speaking experience preferredEducation and Experience Requirements
                          • Bachelor's degree in Counseling, Social Work or other Human Services related fields from an accredited institution of higher learning.
                            • One or more years of experience in youth counseling
                              • Excellent communication/listening skills
                                • Proficient in computer software.Benefits:
                                  • Paid vacation and sick (2 weeks each), 12 Holidays (Thanksgiving and Christmas are two day holidays), Short Term Disability, 401K Retirement, Employee Assistance Plan, free access to our Weight Room and Cardio Rooms, low cost meals daily from our dining hall ($2.00 per meal)
                                    • Optional Benefits: Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision, Additional Life).Oneonta Job Corps provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related condition), age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, familial status, status a victim of domestic violence, or any other status protected by law.

Keywords: ETR - Oneonta Job Corps, Albany , Admissions Counselor, Other , Oneonta, New York

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