Job: Part-Time International Student Program Coordinator

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 889113
Position Type: Part-Time Professional
External Position: Yes

The Part-Time International Student Program Coordinator is responsible for coordinating co-curricular and work activities of the international students on J1 visas.

  • Coordinates student related activities as it relates to orientation, housing, transportation, field trips and special events
  • Provides information to students related to admission, registration, policies, special programs of study, and program requirements
  • Works with the Director to coordinate and document the activities of international students as it relates to J1 visa, work place, and class assignments
  • Prepares and disseminates documents, reports and forms as it applies to the cohort of students their program of study, work and program activities
  • Maintains detailed records as it related to each of visiting the in the cohort
  • Acts as a student service resource for the cohort if visiting students
  • Works with the Director of the Hospitality Management to plan and coordinate special events for students as necessary
  • Provides support and communication for the department to facilitate the students educational process
  • Communicates with the hotel HR staff at each property when students are participating in work-study, conducts site visits and writes site visit reports
  • Attends all tutor trainings, required meetings, events and activities relating to visiting students on and off campus
  • Presents and explains the international education partnership program to prospective students
  • Designs and implements a student mentoring system/buddy system
  • Develops and executes seminars, workshops, and events to enhance the student experience and academic performance
  • Designs and delivers student orientation program
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality Management or related field and three (3) years of preferred experience in Hospitality and Tourism Industry
  • Master's Degree in Hospitality Management or related field and one (1) year of related office work experience preferred
  • All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Knowledge of the Hospitality Industry and some knowledge in working with international students preferred
  • Experience working in an office environment
  • Knowledge and application of College policies and procedures that require independent judgment in determination of action to be taken preferred
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
  • TEMPORARY GRANT FUNDED POSITION THROUGH JUNE 30th, 2011

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    Contact:

    Miami Dade College
    300 N.E. 2nd Avenue
    Miami, Florida
    33132-2204
    305-237-8888

    Social:

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