Coord AL Reach Program - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Coordinates Alabama Reach Program, a support program at The University of Alabama developed to assist college students who have experienced foster care. Services include monthly dinners, mentoring, host families, workshops, and service projects, all with the goal of providing students with opportunities to make permanent, positive connections. Additional goals are increasing the retention and graduation rates of the population and strengthening students' abilities to be healthy, productive adults.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in education, business or human services and one year of work experience in a related area OR a Bachelor's degree in education, business or human services and three years of related work experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Must have ability to address mental health issues and make appropriate referrals. Must have understanding of available community-based resources such as DHR's system, policies and practice.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited School of Social Work; license by the State of Alabama or another state as a social worker preferred OR Bachelor's degree in Social Work from an accredited School of Social Work with at least 5 years of child welfare experience; license by the State of Alabama or another state as a social worker preferred. 58 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 37065.60 Midpoint - $ 53747.16

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • VP Academic Affairs Office
  • Coord AL Reach Program
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Student Affairs and Services
  • Program Administrators and Coordinators
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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