Part-Time Academic & Career Advisor, (New Student Center)

Location
Miami, FL
Posted
Sep 07, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Career Services
Institution Type
Community College


Job Title Part-Time Academic & Career Advisor, (New Student Center)
Job ID 995694
Location Kendall Campus
Full/Part Time Part-Time
Regular/Temporary Temporary


Job Details



Job Family
STAFF- Support Staff
Grade
CT
Salary
$14.36 - $18.77 (Depending on Degree Earned)
Department
New Student Center
Reports To
Director
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
FLSA Status
Non-Exempt


Job Summary


The Part-Time Academic & Career Advisor assists students with defining and clarifying their educational and career goals and resolving issues related to academic difficulties.


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Recommends courses and programs of study for new, continuing and transferring students
  • Provides information about the College, including admission, registration, and special programs of study
  • Provides information about graduation and transfer requirements
  • Advises student who are under the Standard of Academic Progress
  • Performs other duties as assigned



Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in a relevant field and three (3) years of related experience, or Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in a relevant field and six (6) months experience as an MDC Student Advisement Support
  • Knowledge of academic advising and career development principles and practices
  • Experience advising students
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures preferred
  • Familiarity with the student information system
  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective public relations
  • Ability to interact in a positive manner in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments


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