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Assistant Director for Academic Coaching

Categories: Mid South Region 3




University of Kentucky

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Position Description

The Student Affairs Officer III (SAO III) works to ensure that Academic Coaching program and services provide maximum effectiveness and quality while maintaining high efficiency. 


The SAO III engages faculty, students and staff to collaborate, explore, design, market, benchmark, and implement high-impact practices for all students.

This position will provide academic consultations, workshops, training sessions, and coursework to a diverse group of undergraduate students (e.g. Study Skills, Academic Support, Readiness, Transition, Academic Success Strategies).

This position supervises, trains, and develops student staff (Graduate/Teaching Assistants, Peer Coaches). Oversee and implement policies and procedures.

The SAO III will support Academic Coaching and Transformative Learning by collecting and evaluating data related to programs, courses, and services.

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Institution Information

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

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Required Qualifications

Master's, 3 years of related experience

Preferred Qualification