Dual Enrollment Support Associate

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville is accepting applications for a Dual Enrollment Support Associate. This is a full-time position, 37.5 hours a week.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately, and applications will be accepted until position is filled.
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, résumé and TCATN application to:
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville
Attn: Human Resource Office
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209

E-Mail: sandra.glavin@tcatnashville.edu

Fax: 615-425-5582

TCAT Nashville Application

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in high school or post-secondary education with a focus on student services.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with collaboratively with high school and post-secondary personnel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree from an accredited institution
  • Experience providing educational programs and career development services to students
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Strong initiative and ability to work effectively in groups and independently.
  • Bilingual fluency in English and Arabic, or Spanish is highly preferred
  • Strong organizational skills and multi-tasking skills. Able to manage and execute multiple projects and priorities.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate TCATN programs with high school programs eligible for dual enrollment.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with area high school principals, assistant principals, and school counselors.
  • Build and communicate clear academic pathways from MNPS into Nashville State Community College academic programs that lead to credential and degree completion.
  • Support increasing early postsecondary opportunities from early high school grades to TCAT Nashville.
  • Create success plans with students and high school counselors from early high school grades to TCAT Nashville support student success and help students bridge the gap between the completion of high school and beginning a postsecondary degree or credential at TCAT Nashville.
  • Serve as the contact person between New Skills Ready high schools and TCAT Nashville, developing strong relationships with them.
  • Plan and coordinate events, activities, meetings with MNPS faculty and administration, students, parents, and TCAT Nashville.
  • Assist students, parents and MNPS high school advisors, principals and staff with the admissions process including the dual enrollment grant
  • Facilitate good working relationships with high school faculty and administration and TCATN faculty and staff
  • Serve on TCAT Nashville, MNPS community-based organizations and New Skills Ready committees that are relevant to the Better Together partnership
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Skills

Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to collaborate effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community
Aptitude for analyzing student data for reporting