Manager of Practicum

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
29 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Sep 2017
Ref
9014/H2817
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tracking Code 9014/H2817

Job Description

The Practicum Program Manager will increase and diversify practicum opportunities that enhance the student learning experience and advance their marketability for permanent post-graduate positions.

This position will identify, cultivate and maintain strong ties with practicum host organizations and supervisors in order to increase and diversify practicum opportunities that align with degree programs and specialized curriculum.

This will include 'cold' phone and email communications, in-person visits and attendance at professional events.

This position will also be responsible for advising students in all phases of their practicum searches in conjunction with Career Advisors.

Proactively identify potential practicum host targets and networks to aid in securing a practicum.

Help students to develop strategies to leverage their practicums into potential job opportunities.

Required Skills

5-8 years of experience and a Bachelor's Degree required. Master's Degree preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular