Research Foundation Job Vacancies

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The Research Foundation for The State University of New York (RF) is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. It is the obligation of each officer, manager, and supervisor to ensure all employment activities are conducted in an equal and equitable fashion, without regard to race, creed, religion, color, citizenship, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, predisposing genetic characteristics, genetic information, marital status, status as a domestic violence victim, arrest record, disability, military status, disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, Armed Forces Service Medal veteran, active duty or wartime campaign badge veteran, or other characteristic as protected by law.Such activities include, but are not limited to: recruitment, advertising, selection, hiring, training, promotion, upgrade, demotion, transfer, layoff, discharge, return from layoff, performance evaluation, rate of pay, other compensation and fringe benefits. 

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Vacancy announcements

North Country Migrant Education Program - Migrant Specialist

The Research Foundation for SUNY, a private, not-for-profit Corporation, is a seeking full-time position as a Migrant Specialist for the North Country Migrant Education Program (NCMEP). The successful candidate will advocate for eligible students and their families in the attainment of health, social and educational services, and will provide direct tutoring assistance in the Malone Central School District. Teacher certification required. $15.00 per hour. Excellent benefits including health, dental, vision and life insurance.The position requires a telephone with answering machine, dependable vehicle and valid driver's license. Send letter of application, resume and reference letters immediately to Megan Foster, NCMEP, SUNY Potsdam, Van Housen Hall Extension, 2nd Floor, Potsdam, NY 13676 or e-mail tiernav@potsdam.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The Research Foundation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


North Country Migrant Education Program - Migrant Specialist

The Research Foundation for SUNY, a private, not-for-profit Corporation, is a seeking full-time position as a Migrant Specialist for the North Country Migrant Education Program (NCMEP). The successful candidate will advocate for eligible students and their families in the attainment of health, social and educational services, and will provide direct tutoring assistance in various Clinton County Schools. Teacher certification required. $15.00 per hour. Excellent benefits including health, dental, vision and life insurance.The position requires a telephone with answering machine, dependable vehicle and valid driver's license. Send letter of application, resume and reference letters immediately to Megan Foster, NCMEP, SUNY Potsdam, Van Housen Hall Extension, 2nd Floor, Potsdam, NY 13676 or e-mail tiernav@potsdam.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The Research Foundation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


North Country Migrant Education Program - Migrant Specialist

The Research Foundation for SUNY, a private, not-for-profit Corporation, is a seeking full-time position as a Migrant Specialist for the North Country Migrant Education Program (NCMEP). The successful candidate will advocate for eligible students and their families in the attainment of health, social and educational services, and will provide direct tutoring assistance in the Massena, Brasher Falls and Salmon River Central School Districts. Teacher certification required. $15.00 per hour. Excellent benefits including health, dental, vision and life insurance.The position requires a telephone with answering machine, dependable vehicle and valid driver's license. Send letter of application, resume and reference letters immediately to Megan Foster, NCMEP, SUNY Potsdam, Van Housen Hall Extension, 2nd Floor, Potsdam, NY 13676 or e-mail tiernav@potsdam.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The Research Foundation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.