The BMCC Lower East Side Literacy Zone seeks a Support Specialist to assist with social service referrals for adult ESL and HSE students served at several locations in Lower Manhattan. The Support Specialist will devote a significant amount of time to data entry to record student referrals, goals and outcomes. Some evening hours are required.
The Support Specialist also will assist with intake and assessment of incoming students for the HSE and ESL Programs; referrals for social services; and large and small group workshops on topics including college knowledge, parent advocacy, and career pathways.
This position is funded for 18 hours a week at $20 an hour through June 30, 2015 with the possibility of extended employment.
Position requires a BA, and a strong interest in working with the Adult Basic Education community.
Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading LZ POSITION.