Communicate the values of a RIT education through presentations, booth activities, open houses, and other publicity efforts on behalf of RIT/NTID to prospective students with hearing loss, their parents, secondary school counselors, vocational rehabilitation counselors, and other education professionals or organizations involved in the college recruitment and selection process.
Review application materials to facilitate admission decisions.
Maintain meaningful relationships with high school and transfer students with hearing loss and other stakeholders (e.g., vocational rehabilitation, teacher/guidance counselor, parents) towards enrolled student status.
Identify regional travel plans and strategies for the travel coordinator to schedule school visits.
Make travel arrangements within allocated budget and university travel procedures.
Exercise collaborative efforts to maintain working knowledge of resources within the region to communicate current and relevant information about a variety of college-related options (e.g., vocational rehabilitation, state financial aid assistance programs, state admissions professional organizations).
Work with RIT/NTID pre-college outreach programs to create a pipeline of students.
Perform additional responsibilities as assigned and commensurate with experience.
Enrollment Management, College of NTID
Required Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor degree required. Master degree preferred and in good academic standing.
Must have been a college student in good academic standing, exhibiting the traits of a well-rounded college student.
Familiar with business travel and must be prepared to travel roughly 40-55 days during the peak fall travel season and throughout the year.
Must be highly flexible and able to work in a business-like work environment that emphasizes customer service relations and measurable work outcomes.
Excellent interpersonal, presentation skills and communication skills, written and sign language skills to communicate across communication modes.
Valid driver’s license with clean driving records.
American Sign Language fluency is required.
Full adherence to confidentiality expectations and appropriate boundaries with minors.
View admissions work as a career path, good faith commitment to 3+ years of admissions work.
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, List of References
How To Apply
In order to be considered for this position, you must apply for it at: http://careers.rit.edu/staff. Click the link for search openings and in the keyword search field, enter the title of the position or the BR number.
The hiring process for this position may require a criminal background check and/or motor vehicle records check. Any verbal or written offer made is contingent on satisfactory results, as determined by Human Resources. RIT does not discriminate. RIT promotes and values diversity, pluralism and inclusion in the work place. RIT provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, marital status, sex, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in its hiring, admissions, educational programs and activities. RIT provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities under the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the New York Human Rights Law, or similar applicable law. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to your application for employment at RIT, please contact the Human Resources office at 585-475-2424 or email your request to Careers@rit.edu.
Internal Number: 3773BR
About Rochester Institute of Technology
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RIT is a national leader in professional and career-oriented education. Talented, ambitious, and creative students of all cultures and backgrounds from all 50 states and more than 100 countries have chosen to attend RIT. Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a privately endowed, coeducational university with nine colleges emphasizing career education and experiential learning. With approximately 15,000 undergraduates and 2,900 graduate students, RIT is one of the largest private universities in the nation. RIT offers a rich array of degree programs in engineering, science, business, and the arts, and is home to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf. RIT has been honored by The Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the “Great Colleges to Work For” for four years. RIT is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples by our membership in the Upstate NY HERC.
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