The TCC Great Expectations program is designed to help current and former foster youth between the ages of 17 and 24 students transition into college. The Great Expectations Outreach Assistant will introduce prospective TCC students, their parents, social workers, high school guidance counselors and other community partners to program services and TCC's academic programs, admission and enrollment processes. This part-time position is temporary and funded through July 31, 2021.
Responsible for planning and coordinating outreach activities.
Work in collaboration with Great Expectations Coordinator and College staff to host student support programs and events.
Serve as a liaison between the College and external partners.
Plan, implement and attend virtual and in-person information sessions/fairs at high schools, group homes, social services agencies, and community events in the Hampton Roads area.
Provide overview of program requirements and services.
This is a part-time restricted position. Funds to support this position have been designated through July 2021.
Excellent verbal, written, organizational and interpersonal skills
Experience working with marginalized populations
Ability to work with diverse populations
Ability to work independently
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to travel to various Hampton Roads community locations
Ability to work flexible schedule
Ability to comply with FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) policy guidelines
Internal Number: 32249
About Tidewater Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.