Title: Director of Latino Student Services
Salary Range: $4,646 - $6,509 per month
Contract Term Length: 12 Months
Standard Hours: 37.5 per week
Work Location: On-Site
FLSA Status: Exempt
College: Bluegrass Community & Technical College
Campus Location: Bluegrass C&TC - Newtown Pike
Department: Global Learning
Bluegrass Community & Technical College offers a competitive benefits package and an attractive work environment that supports excellence, innovation, and creativity including:
The Latino Student Services Director is responsible for the retention and student success services, programs, and activities for BCTC. The Director leads Latino student success collaborative projects and assists the efforts of the Associate Dean for Global Learning to achieve college goals and CPE diversity plan benchmarks concerning Latino students. The director must stay up-to-date and aware of social, political, and educational trends and challenges faced by prospective and current students and must network and collaborate with intercollegiate departments and community organizations and agencies so that appropriate referral services are provided to meet the unique linguistic and cultural needs reflective of the diversity of students supported by the Latino Services Office. The director also provides college coaching including academic advising, career counseling, transfer advising and student leadership development for students. Latino Services is a part of the college’s Global Learning Center and plays a key role in supporting student success.
Retention and Goal Attainment: Serves as a retention and completion specialist for Hispanic/Latino and is aware of needs of immigrant students
Engagement and Student Development: Directs and supports key programs that engaged students for retention and success
Leadership and Resources: Leads, supports, and supervises the Latino Services Office including overseeing a team of student staff and leaders.
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KCTCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs or activities.