Academic Coach - 10 month position - Student Success

Part Time Boston, Massachusetts


Summary of Position:  

The Academic Coach for Coaching & Academic Success Programs serves as an instructor and coach for specific cohorts of students (INTO pathway students). The incumbent also outreaches to and supports a caseload of students on probation and students placed on Early Alert. 

Primary/Principal Responsibilities 

  • Outreach to specific cohorts of students to provide coaching support:
    • First generation students
    • INTO probation students
    • Boston Public School students in the dual enrollment program, per the new strategic plan
    • Overflow for coaching, particularly ‘General” coaching students
  • Outreach to assigned caseload of Early Alert cases each semester
  • Provide outreach and coaching support to caseload of students on academic probation
  • Teach INTO sections of CAS101 or SBS100 each semester. Coach the INTO pathway students in these classes for a total of 5 appointments per student per semester
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Master’s degree in education or a related field required. 
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and time management skills. 
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. 
  • Teaching/training experience required.
  • Curriculum development experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software, and willingness to learn new software, as needed. 
  • Previous learning/tutoring center experience and working with college level students a plus.