Coach& Counselor - Ensure all job-seeking students &graduates have a smooth transition from the classroom to jobseeking and that they feel supported during this process.
Reduceanxiety for students & graduates around their job searchthrough clear communication. Help students identify their personalgoals to best impact their job search & educationalexperience.
Content Delivery - Educatestudents & graduates of immersive programs on skills neededto perform an effective job search.
Lead both recurring one-on-oneand classroom based programming.
ContentCreation - Work with teams at GA that are responsible forcurriculum to highlight updates as needed and create newstudent-facing resources.
Be a key thought partner in thecurriculum and resource creation.
InternalTeam Connector - Utilize and coordinate with GA community resourcesas needed to acquire additional educational opportunities (mocktechnical interviews, project feedback, etc.)
Risk Management - Track student progress and highlightto teammates and stakeholders when a student isn’t doingwell or falling out of communication.
Also, ensure thatwe’re putting quality, qualified grads into ourcommunity.
Skills & Qualifications
Familiarity with the tech (web development, datascience, UX) landscape; previous experience working in some facetof the tech industry.
Awareness of tech job market and breadth ofopportunities.
Passionate about education& technology.
Previous recruiting orcounseling / coaching experience. Account management or salesexperience is a plus.
Comfortable presentingboth one-on-one and delivering to a large group.
Able to give constructive, positive feedback to peopleof diverse professional and life backgrounds.
Previous personal job search experience, and an abilityto be relatable.
Resourceful; able to pulleducational resources from the community and to tailor lessonplans / meetings based on graduate needs.
Ableto manage large volume of requests and organize systems to keeptrack of students in various stages. Highly organized &data conscious.
High emotional intelligence;able to empathize with others and can handle otherpeople’s stress.