-Develop and administer a comprehensive academic support program provided to a caseload of student-athletes and assist with evaluation; -Meet individually with assigned student-athletes to help them develop learning strategies, goal setting and time management skills; -Work with student-athletes on major choice and career planning, utilizing major maps and other resources; -Assist SASS Athletic Coordinators in monitoring student-athletes’ continuing eligibility; -Create, manage and submit weekly academic reports and updates; -Maintain accurate and detailed written documentation for each student-athlete during their course stay at VCU as required by the NCAA; -Assist with the supervision of the mandatory Study Hall program; -Assist with the daily operations of the Athletic Tutoring program, including hiring, training, scheduling, and compiling comprehensive reports; -Assist the Academic Coach with programming and individualized support for caseload of student-athletes; -Assist in the coordination and implementation of student-athlete development programs and academic events; -Support SASS staff with a variety of tasks required in the day-to-day operations of an Academic Support Services office; -Maintain confidential records, adhere to FERPA guidelines and all departmental confidentiality policies; -All duties and responsibilities must be completed in compliance with University, Conference and NCAA rules and regulations; -Some work assignments and event participation will require weekend and evening hours; -Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree Required Excellent written, interpersonal, and oral communication skills; Must be available to work some evening and/or weekend hours, as needed; and Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff and student environment or commitment to do so as a staff member at VCU.
Personal student-athlete collegiate experience; Experience working in a university student-athlete support services or other related support activity
VCU Athletics’ mission is to win conference and national championships, provide a first-class student-athlete experience, serve as a source of pride for the University and community and cultivate graduates who excel as leaders.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.