College Advising Corps - Boston University (CAC-BU) is an affiliate of College Advising Corps, a national non-profit organization that works to increase the rates of college enrollment and completion among low-income, first-generation college and underrepresented high school students. CAC-BU AmeriCorps College Advisers are well-trained, recent college graduates who serve full-time in a high-need Boston-area high school. Advisers support students to navigate the complex processes of college admissions and matriculation and securing financial aid; foster a college-going culture within the schools they serve; serve for 1-2 years in a paid AmeriCorps service position and receive a living allowance as well as a benefits package including health and dental, educational award and tuition remission. Currently accepting applications for positions in 2021-2022 cohort (July 2021-June 2022).
In order to be considered for this position, please include a cover letter in your application materials. Applications without cover letters will not be considered. A bachelors degree (B.A./B.S.) is required for this position, preferably earned in May 2021, December 2020, May 2020, or December 2019. Bachelors degree graduates of a Boston-area college or university, Boston natives who earned their bachelors degree outside Boston, or bachelors degree graduates of other College Advising Corps partner institutions are also preferred.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Internal Number: 8157
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