Meet with assigned students weekly assisting with academic progress monitoring and planning.
Serve as a learning assistant in one-on-one or group settings and provide organizational and learning strategy objectives.
Develop daily, weekly, and monthly goals and timelines with individual student-athletes.
Create and monitor weekly objective sheets for students in consultation with academic advisors and learning specialists.
Assure student-athletes with documented learning disabilities are properly utilizing their accommodations.
Assist advisors in daily tasks. Examples include:
Compiling reports (study hall, grades, class schedules, attendance, etc.)
Monitoring daily and/or evening study halls
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Participate in training focusing on academic advising and learning specialist curriculums.
Additional duties as assigned.
Required Education and Qualifications:
Master’s degree or pursuing a master’s degree in psychology, education, counseling, or a related field.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multi-task, and problem solve.
Must successfully pass a mandatory criminal background check.
Flexible hours, with some night and weekend work.
Preferred Education and Qualifications:
This position requires the ability to accomplish tasks, a desire to work in academic support for student-athletes, with minimal supervision, excellent listening, written, and verbal skills.
Additional Salary Information: This is a salaried internship position, to be paid $18,000 annually with an expected start of January 6, 2020 or sooner, if able. This position is intended to give full-time, hands-on experience and to prepare the individual for a full-time position working in student-athlete academics at the collegiate level.
To apply send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references in one PDF to: Jacki Lienesch, Senior Associate Director & Director of Football Advising - email@example.com
About University of Minnesota
The Lindahl Academic Center is a student-athlete focused environment dedicated to guiding student-athletes to graduation, building positive relationships, and enhancing their overall experience. We strive to serve the University and our constituents with integrity and professionalism.