College Transition Program Assistant - Bunker Hill Community College in Boston Massachusetts

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Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job Description:

The College Transition Program Assistant, working collaboratively with the Dual Enrollment Program Assistant, the High School Partnerships Program Assistant, the South End Satellite Project Manager and the Dual Enrollment/Malden High School Satellite Coordinator, is responsible for the following activities in the Division of Academic Support and College Pathway Programs:

  • Oversee relevant partnerships with community based organizations (CBOs)
  • Oversee transition program including summer bridge courses/boot camps, student outreach, recruitment, placement testing (in person and online), application and registration; work with Academic Deans and Department Chairs for scheduling
  • Work with Academic Deans and Department Chairs to recruit faculty for bridge or courses held at CBO partner sites; serve as liaison to CBOs
  • Assist students to navigate online college placement test preparation
  • Assist students in the transition to BHCC by helping with FAFSA, submitting their  BHCC application and registering for Start Smart orientation sessions
  • Assist with the management of operations at community partner/satellite sites, including student advising, registration, community outreach and space management/scheduling


  • Bachelor's degree and three years related experience
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Proven ability to work with a diverse faculty, staff and student population
  • Experience working in high school, non-profit community based organization and community college setting preferred

Bunker Hill Community College is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at three satellite locations in the Greater Boston area. Recently re-certified as a Leader College by Achieving the Dream, BHCC is part of the Massachusetts public higher education system, which includes 15 community colleges. Founded in 1973, BHCC is the largest community college in Massachusetts, serving more than 14,000 students each semester across all modes of instruction. The College offers more than 100 certificate and degree programs that prepare students to enter four-year institutions or to enter the workforce prepared for better and more highly skilled jobs. Sixty-seven percent of students are people of color and more than 50 percent are women.

We are looking for individuals aligned with our institutional values of access and success, excellence and innovation, economic and social justice, inclusiveness and equity, civic engagement and service, kindness and respect, and accountability and transparency. Individuals with a dedication to a dynamic educational environment, investment in the social and economic well-being of all, and belief in student-centered learning in an engaging, supportive environment are sought to fill the following position.

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Additional Information

Salary: $45,000.00/yr.

Review Date:  To Ensure Consideration Application Materials Must Be Received By October 1, 2015.

Pay Grade: 2, Unit-Professional-Partially Grant funded

Application Instructions

Submit Cover Letter and Resume Addressing the Required Qualifications to: Fax transcript files over 2 MB to (617)-228-3328.

Keyword Phrases

  • Academic Support & College Pathway Programs
  • College Transition Program Assistant
  • Achieving the Dream
  • Embrace Diversity
  • LifeMap
  • Pre-College Outreach
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter