Hudson County Community College is an award-winning, comprehensive urban college with two campuses located just minutes from Manhattan in Jersey City and Union City, NJ. The Journal Square campus sits at the center of Journal Square in the center of Jersey City, next to a major PATH station and transportation hub, while the Union City campus sits adjacent to a vital light rail station.
Fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the College offers courses and classes in a wide variety of disciplines to the people and businesses of Hudson County, one of the most historic and ethnically diverse areas of the United States. The College was recognized with the 2012 Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Northeast Regional Equity Award, was a finalist for the American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) Student Success Award, and was presented with the New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s Good Neighbor Awards in 2009 for the Culinary Arts Conference Center and in 2012 for the North Hudson Campus Project, and in 2015 for the state-of-the-art, award-winning Glen Gabert Library Building.
The College is looking for a Full-Time Perkins Grant Coordinator to join our team. The Perkins Grant Coordinator is responsible for ensuring appropriate supplemental services are delivered to eligible students by coordinating and monitoring the delivery of such services according to the provision of the Carl. D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act; responsible monitoring the provision of Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs for equitable participation and for the full participation of special populations students, including gender equity issues.
Identifies and documents the eligibility of disabled, disadvantaged, limited English proficiency, and nontraditional students for Perkins Grant criteria and coordinates services for these students.
Coordinates initiatives to bring about institutional change to ensure that students can make education and career decisions based on their needs, interests, abilities, and the changing labor market without regards to gender to gender stereotyping.
Develops and implements strategies so that individuals are exposed to the full range of careers, including those nontraditional for their gender.
Develops and implements strategies targeted at the retention of students enrolled in Careers and Technical Education programs.
Plans and coordinates the delivery of supplemental services for special population’s student in targeted Career & Technical Education Programs.
Report project program and activity to the CTE Grant/Projects Manager.
Assist with the recruitment and advising of students eligible for Perkins funds and coordinates
Works directly with students.
Works directly with the CTE Grant/Project Manager.
Works closely with faculty, counseling staff, advising, recruiters, ESL, and support services staff to provide appropriate services to students.
Work cooperatively with Carl Perkins Grant personnel to coordinate services delivery.
Work cooperatively with the staff of outside agencies as appropriate.
Work directly with Disability Services Coordinator, Perkins Careers Advisor.
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About Hudson County Community College
Hudson County Community College is a public, comprehensive urban community college committed to offering high-quality programs that are affordable, accessible and community-centered. Students at HCCC may pursue courses on two campuses, both of which are located in close proximity to public transportation hubs.