Program Coordinator, CARE Team
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The MIT Office of the Dean for Student Life seeks a program coordinator to assist with support coordination for the CARE Team and Student Support and Wellbeing.
Assist a team that works in close collaboration with residential life staff, undergraduate and graduate student support deans, mental health clinicians, health care providers, and other support resources on and off campus
Help facilitate wellbeing checks
Support the deans with management of student cases through a database system, including opening, following through on, and closing of cases
Help support the collaboration with stakeholders to ensure that students are receiving timely attention and follow-up
Help students who are transitioning to/from MIT due to hospitalizations, leaves, and returns
A full description is available at https://studentlife.mit.edu/content/dsl-open-positions.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field
At least one year of work experience in higher education
Interest in student support/wellbeing
Knowledge of the general needs of college students, college student health/mental health, and risk factors for college student population
Proactive approach to problem-solving
Ability to advise students and work collaboratively with faculty, administrators, and students
Desire to work with a diverse population and an interest in human services and supporting individuals in distress
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent judgment and discretion with confidential information
Initiative, flexibility and ability to work in a dynamic, high-energy environment
Ability to work with spreadsheets, databases, web software and generally navigate technology
Master’s degree in higher education, counseling, or related field
This is a two-year appointment with the possibility of renewal pending funding.
Only candidates who submit a cover letter and resume will be considered for the position.
Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
Interested candidates may apply online at https://hr.mit.edu/careers. Please reference job number 20035.
MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. MIT’s full policy on nondiscrimination can be found at https://policies.mit.edu/policies-procedures/90-relations-and-responsibilities-within-mit-community/92-nondiscrimination.