Coordinator Student Life
Houston Community College (HCC) is an open-admission, public institution of higher education offering a high-quality, affordable education for academic advancement, workforce training, career development and lifelong learning to prepare individuals in our diverse communities for life and work in a global and technological society. We're proud to say that 98 percent of our graduates step into a job in their field of study immediately upon graduation. One of the largest community colleges in the nation, HCC has served the Greater Houston area for over four decades. Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Schools Commission on Colleges, we offer 300+ associate degree and certificate programs to 75,000+ students across 13 Centers of Excellence and online each semester. We are proud to be No.1 among all community colleges in the nation in providing associate degrees to minorities and No.1 in educating international students, with 10.4 percent of our student population from outside the USA. Our vision is to become the Employer of Choice in support of our mission for Student Success by attracting, retaining and motivating the best employees.
Play a central role at HCC as you keep our everyday operations running like clockwork. You'll get the chance to make things happen and work closely with inspiring leaders across different parts of the institution. Whether your role is supportive, administrative, financial or something else, you'll be part of a dynamic team that not only provides HCC students with cutting-edge academic and career tools, it also takes care of its people.
We are currently seeking a Student Life Coordinator who will advance the institution's proud tradition of excellence in academics, student life and community service.
You: Outgoing, energetic and you love meeting and helping people - especially students.
Your mission: Manage and implement program activities and services that enhance student leadership, participation, good citizenship, success and retention.
Your methods: Variety will be the name of the game. You'll be publicizing student events; working with new student organizations on their constitutions and bylaws; encouraging faculty and student interaction; and getting involved with outreach and recruitment efforts.
Next steps: If you want to meet and work with lots of great people (students, faculty and staff), and play a pivotal role in creating an exceptional student experience at HCC, your next step should be to submit your application today.
Houston is a city with limitless possibilities:
If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply right away.
It is the policy of the Houston Community College System to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran's status. Individuals with disabilities, who require special accommodations to interview, should contact the Employment Services Office at (713) 718-8565.
HCC values its employees and their contributions, promotes opportunities for their professional growth and development, and provides a positive working and learning environment that encourages diversity, innovation and creativity, and inclusion.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience demonstrated an academic related environment and in a community college academic or student service area.
Experience with outreach activities between a college or university and the community
Previous experience working with volunteers and an understanding of service learning is required for Coleman College.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, organization and written and oral communication skills
Demonstrate a commitment to student diversity and the ability to work with a racially and culturally diverse student body, faculty, and staff
Ability to work a flexible schedule
Some evening and/or weekend hours may be required
Ability to work independently; ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities and meet deadlines
Proficiency with personal computer various software packages such as MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). PeopleSoft network use a plus