TRIO College Access Program Coordinator, Philadelphia Education Fund
Posted by Philadelphia Education Fund on November 8, 2022
The position supports the backbone organizational functions of the Philadelphia College Access and Success Ecosystem (CASE), a citywide initiative that aims to improve upon current Philadelphia high school completion and college success measures by harnessing the power of the collective. This position will report to the Director of the TRIO College Access Program and work with other Coordinators in the College Access Program and other programs within the Philadelphia Education Fund.
The College Access Program (CAP) is a federally funded TRiO Talent Search Program that aims to improve access to postsecondary education for Philadelphia public school students. The program works in partnership with Philadelphia public schools, universities, community groups and businesses, serving more than 1,200 students across five Philadelphia public high schools. Working with a cohort of 212 students, this is a professional direct student-support position responsible for managing the delivery and implementation of core interventions and services, for students and their families, as outlined in annual school-specific College Access Program work plans and budgets. Coordinators execute the plans and develop the types of trusting relationships with students and families that have been shown to foster student success and ensure that students are on track to college admission and completion.
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