Student Success Coach, GEAR UP Rising Phoenix (2 Vacancies, 1 Year Appointment)

This position reports to the GEAR UP Rising Phoenix Manager and will serve as a Student Success Coach for the Rising Phoenix Early College High School Program, an innovative program providing cohorts of students in partner schools the opportunity to earn an Associate of Arts and Sciences degree along with their high school diploma. The Student Success Coach works closely with school district staff and provides academic advising and social and emotional support for high school students enrolled in the Rising Phoenix program. The Student Success Coach manages the orientation to college process, provides intensive support, academic advising and major/career exploration, maintains students’ records, and works with the schools to establish the alignment between UW-Green Bay courses and high school courses.  The Student Success Coach will provide services that support the University’s mission and goals regarding equity, diversity, and inclusion.

This one year-100% position is funded through the UW-Green Bay partnership with the state GEAR UP program and is renewed on an annual basis dependent on funding and satisfactory performance. The GEAR UP grant is a 7-year, renewable grant with funding through August 22, 2026. These 2 positions may be assigned to serve a combination of GEAR UP school districts in the following regions: Ashland, Bayfield, Wausau, Shawano, Green Bay, Sheboygan and/or Milwaukee.

For more information and full position responsibilities, please see the full position announcement.

To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by Wednesday, June 5, 2024.