Evergreen State College

Olympia , WA
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Educational Advisor - Upward Bound (Math and Science) Three positions

Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA Full-time
Posted on August 20, 2018

Educational Advisor - Upward Bound (Math and Science)

Three positions


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Position Purpose

Under the supervision of the Associate Director of College Access Programs, this position is responsible for advising a caseload of students and coordinating the after school and weekend programming. The Upward Bound target high schools are located in Lakewood and Tacoma, Washington. This position promotes high school academic achievement and post-secondary success for program participants, particularly in the STEM fields. This requires a student-centered approach, strong organizational abilities, and collaboration. Coordination with other programs and organizations, such as non-profit organizations, colleges, universities, businesses, community-based organizations, social service agencies and most importantly, target school staff and administration, is required. Position requires commuting between work sites, including but not limited to Evergreen, schools, agencies, and cultural events.


There are three full-time, overtime exempt Project positions with The Evergreen State College. These positions are grant funded through August 31, 2022 and are exempt from Washington State Civil Service rules and the Fair Labor Standards Act overtime requirements.


Salary and Benefits: $3,317 - $3,616 per month of full-time work + excellent benefits including paid sick and vacation leave; paid campus holidays; a generous medical, dental, life and disability insurance package; and a tuition waiver program.


Closes: August 29, 2018

All requested application materials must be submitted by the deadline in order to be considered.


About the College

The Evergreen State College is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Since opening its doors in 1971, Evergreen has established a national reputation for leadership in developing innovative interdisciplinary, collaborative and team-taught academic programs. The college has a vibrant undergraduate program, graduate programs, and public service centers that constitute a unique academic setting. The college values a student-centered learning environment, a link between theory and practice, and a multicultural community of diverse faculty, students and staff working together. For more information about Evergreen, please visit our college catalog or our website:


Application Process

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.