Student Services Program Coordinator II - University Advising Center
Internal Title: Major Change Advisor
Posting Number: STA00415PO17
College/Division: Division of Academic Affairs and Provost
Department: PROV University Advising Center
Advertised Salary Range: $37,170 - $40,000
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Student Services
Advertised Job Summary: The University Advising Center's Major Change Advisor provides developmental academic advising to students in transition, particularly those changing or declaring their major, to facilitate intentional academic decision-making. Major Change Advisors have a working knowledge of all college curricula and must communicate regularly with campus partners. In addition, this position must maintain an average advising schedule of 30 hours per week, participate in on-going training, host various outreach efforts, and regularly assess the effectiveness of programs.The position requires strong critical thinking, memorization, attention to detail, and communication skills, as well as the ability to work independently while developing strong collaborative relationships with colleagues, students, and student affairs and academic affairs units. The individual must be able to exercise excellent professional judgment and discretion, making decisions on a regular basis that impact student welfare and the institution.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1 year related experience, or bachelor's degree and 3 years related experience.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.