About+the+Position

Are+you+a+recent+college+graduate+who+is+passionate+about+lifting+other+students+as+you+climb+your+own+ladders+of+success? If+so,+consider+becoming+a+college+coach.+You+will+work+with+students+virtually+--+phone,+video+chat,+text+messaging,+email,+and+social media+--+to+help+them+navigate+the+beginning of+their+college+career+and,+ultimately,+achieve+their+dream+of+earning+a+degree.+You+will+use+your+academic+and+personal+experiences+to+help+your+students+set+goals,+create+education+plans+and+budgets,+and+manage+their+time+effectively+so+they+can+be+successful+in+and+out+of+the+classroom.+You+will+also+consistently+collect+important+data+about+your+students+to+keep+track+of+their+progress and+serve+them+in+the+most+effective+way+possible,+and+help+our+organization+better+understand+college+persistence+and+graduation+trends. 

About+You+

You+are+passionate+and+excited+about+impacting+the+lives+of+college+students+from+underrepresented+backgrounds. You+consistently+demonstrate+empathy+and+respect+by+seeking+to+understand+the+obstacles+others+face+and+by+creating+a+safe+and+supportive+environment+in+which+they+can+interact+with+you+virtually.+You+are+comfortable+with+technology+and+understand+the+important+role+that+data+plays+in+providing+insights+that+can+help+address+our+most+intractable+social+challenges.+Finally,+you+pursue+all+tasks+with+energy+and+drive,+never+giving+up+even+in+the+face+of+obstacles+and+setbacks.

Your+Qualifications

  • Deep+commitment+to+Beyond+12’s+mission,+vision,+and+core+values:+Collaboration,+Excellence,+Innovation,+Knowledge,+Respect,+and+Trust.

  • Experience+working+with+students+from+under-resourced+communities+and+those+who+are+the+first+in+their+families+to+attend+college,+strongly+preferred. 

  • Results+oriented+and+self+directed+with+excellent+organizational+and+time-management+skills.

  • Able+to+use+information+and+data+to+draw+insightful+conclusions+and+consistently+identify+when+additional+information+is+needed. 

  • Excellent+interpersonal,+oral,+and+written+communication+skills.

  • Strong+desire+to+learn+about+education+technology+and+college+student+success+best+practices,+and+to+incorporate+those+lessons+into+the+work.

  • Bachelor's+degree+from+an+accredited+college+or+university+with+a+minimum+cumulative+GPA+of+2.5+on+a+4.0+scale;+demonstrated+leadership+and+achievement+in+academic,+extracurricular,+volunteer,+or+professional+settings.

  • Familiarity+with+Microsoft+Office+and+a+good+grasp+of+web+and+mobile+communication+tools. 

Pie+Chart

  

75%+ Virtual+Coaching/+Data+Logging

10%+ Ongoing+Training

10%+ Program+Team+Projects

5%+ Travel

Your+Legacy

  • Because+of+your+guidance,+empathy,+and+expertise,+90% of+your+students,+many+of+whom+are+the+first+in+their+family+to+go+to+college,+enroll+in+their+second+year+of+college

  • Because+of+your+enthusiasm+and+tenacity,+80% of+your+students+are+consistently+engaged+in+our+coaching+program

  • When+surveyed,+85%+of+your+students+agree+or+strongly+agree+that+you+offered+helpful+advice+and+guidance.+Your+students+also+reported+a+significant+increase+in+their+knowledge+and+confidence+after+coaching.

  • You+helped+disrupt+the+cycle+of+generational+poverty+in+America+by+leveraging+the+power+of+coaching+and+technology+to+eliminate+the+barriers+that+make+college+completion+elusive+for+so+many.

Your+Responsibilities 

(include,+but+are+not+limited+to)

    Establish+and+build+relationships+with+up+to+250+students+(via+phone,+video+chat,+text+messaging,+email,+and+social+media),+helping+them+navigate+the+transition+from+high+school+to+college+and+ensuring+they+are+on+track+to+graduate.

    Maintain+consistent+contact+with+assigned+students+by+scheduling+regular+virtual+coaching+sessions+to+deliver+personalized,+motivating,+and+actionable+coaching+consistent+with+Beyond+12’s+coaching+curriculum.

    Consistently+collect,+record,+and+interpret+student+data+to+guide+coaching+conversations. 

    Provide+perspective+on+college+life+and+act+as+a+facilitator,+guiding+students+to+the+appropriate+campus+resources+and+helping+them+understand+the+commitment+necessary+to+succeed. 

    Work+with+students+to+identify+and+overcome+the+obstacles+that+may+prevent+them+from+succeeding.

    Invoke+safety+for+students+during+virtual+coaching+interactions,+actively+listening+and+asking+powerful+questions+that+get+at+the+core+of+a+student’s+needs.

Working+at+Beyond+12

  • Location:+Remote;+Headquarters+in+Atlanta,+GA,+and+Oakland,+CA

  • Position: Full-time,+2-Year+Commitment
  • Start+date:+July+2022

  • Benefits:+Competitive+package,+including+health,+dental,+vision,+flexible+spending+account,+401(k),+and+paid+time+off.

  • You+will+be+a+key+member+of+a+growing+team+of+passionate+individuals+who+respect,+value,+and+seek+diverse+ideas+and+opinions,+and+who+balance+hard+work+with+fun+and+connection.

  • Annual+Salary:+$62,400+in+CA,+and+$47,000+in+GA+and+other+locations.+Salary+will+be+adjusted+for+the+cost+of+living+in+areas+outside+of+GA.+Salaries+are+firm+and+non-negotiable. 

Beyond+12+is+an+equal+opportunity+employer+and+welcomes+candidates+from+diverse+backgrounds+and+those+who+were+the+first+in+their+family+to+graduate+from+college.

Beyond+12+Fast+Facts

Established:+2009

Employees:+60+

Annual+Budget:+$12.7+MM

Students+Coached:+7,000+ 

Students+Tracked:+100,000+ 

Mission: HERE 

To+learn+more+about+Beyond+12+go HERE.

Application+Details
1.+Review FAQs HERE.

2.+Please+apply HERE.

3.+Application+closes+on+June+1,+2022,+at+11:59+pm+PT.

4.+Following+the+initial+application,+interview+stages+include:+
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  • Video+Screen: Following+a+review+of+your+initial+application,+you+may+be+invited+to+complete+a+3-question+video+screen. 
  • Final+Interview:+If+you+succeed+in+the+previous+rounds,+we+will+invite+you+to+attend+a+final+interview.+Currently,+this+is+scheduled+for+Wednesday,+June+15+and+Thursday,+June+16,+2022.

Key+Members+of+the+Beyond+12+Program+Team Heather+DesvarieuxChief+Program+Officer

Khadijah+PowellAssociate+Director

Donna+Arriaga+Edmonds+Director+of+Program

Kevin+BrownAssociate+Director

Amber+White Director+of+Program 

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