Professional Specialist " Part-time F-1 Designated School Official for International Students
Professional Specialist €" Part-time F-1 Designated School Official for International Students
Diablo Valley College
Experience working as an F-1 student advisor. Knowledge of immigration law that pertains to F-1 students. Experience as a DSO (Designated School Official ). Experience at a California Community College is preferred.
Special Instructions to Applicants
The DSO will have all Designated School Official responsibilities based on F-1 immigration regulations. The DSO must be well versed in the use of the SEVIS program as the responsibilities enumerated all require SEVIS experience. The responsibilities include checking status for I-20 travel re-entry signature and on-campus work authorization, Curricular Practical Training Approval, Optional Practical Training recommendations, Change of status advising and transferring out procedures. The DSO will function to inform F-1 students of the immigration regulations pertaining to their F-1 status requirements and benefits. The DSO will also be required to communicate as a representative of the college with the Department of Homeland Security, specifically with the following sections: US Customs and Border Protection, US Citizenship and Immigration Services and the SEVP program.
Open Until Filled
The Contra Costa Community College District does not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, age, sex, or sexual orientation. This prohibition against unlawful discrimination extends to any person who is perceived to have any of the above characteristics or who is associated with someone who has, or who is perceived to have, any of those characteristics.