Upward Bound Summer Academy Counselor

Upward Bound Summer Academy Counselor

General Job Summary: Federally funded position from June 15, 2023, to July 27, 2023. Approximately 20 students from area high schools will be housed on the Emmetsburg Campus of Iowa Lakes Community College, Monday-Friday, where they will be exposed to a residential living experience. The Counselors will work with certified instructors in academic areas and lead/supervise students during cultural, recreational, and social activities. In addition, the Counselors will be responsible for the students on a 24-hour basis from Monday morning until Friday afternoon during the Upward Bound Summer Academy. Counselors will attend the Big City Trip tentatively scheduled for July 24-27, 2023.

Must have valid driver’s license, good driving record, and provide proof of insurance.

Employment with Iowa Lakes Community College is dependent upon successful passage of a criminal background check. Must be legally eligible to work in the United States without Employer Sponsorship.

Minimum Qualifications: Prefer college sophomore, junior, senior or college graduate and/or prior camp counselor experience. Cumulative grade point average above 2.75. Prefer previous experience in working with high school youth.

Salary:  $3,000

Fringe Benefits: Furnished room and board on the Emmetsburg campus; meals provided when food service is available.

Application Process:

The following items must be included in your application packet before it will be considered a complete application:

Employment Application form

Applicant Confidential Information form (This data is used to comply with government required affirmative action record keeping only and is not used for applicant screening purposes.)

A letter addressing your qualifications for the position

A resume

A copy of transcripts, with originals due upon hiring

Only complete application packets will be considered for the position vacancy.

Review of applications will begin immediately. View complete job description and application at www.iowalakes.edu/employment. Contact Lynn Miller at lmmiller@iowalakes.edu or 712-362-0409. Iowa Lakes Community College, Human Resources, 19 South 7th Street, Estherville, IA 51334. EEO/AA Employer

Additional Info

Job Type : Temporary

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