Academic Advisor, Full time, full year

The Upward Bound Program at Northfield Mount Hermon seeks a skilled professional to assist young people achieve their college dreams.  Upward Bound is a college preparation program for low-income and first-generation college bound youth from Greenfield, Turner’s, Holyoke and Springfield. The adviser provides academic year outreach services to high school students in Western Mass, assisting them with course selection, tutoring, college and financial aid applications, after school enrichment, college trips, and family involvement activities. Coordinate college trips, assist with events, reporting and administrative duties. Summer duties may include teaching, administrative or residential life duties on the NMH campus.  

Preferred qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent teaching or counseling experience, knowledge of the college and financial aid application process and a demonstrated commitment to equity in education. Candidates must have a reliable vehicle and a safe driving record. Start date will be early September. To learn more about the program visit our website at www.nmhschool.org/upwardbound. To apply for this position, please e-mail a resume and cover letter to: hr@nmhschool.org**Screening will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. **


Commonwealth Corps College Preparation Assistants. These positions are filled for 2016-17. Check back in April 2017 for next year's positions.



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