Student Services Program Coordinator II

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Internal Title: Academic Advisor

Posting Number: STA01370PO18

College/Division: South Carolina Honors College

Department: HNRS South Carolina Honors College

Advertised Salary Range: $32,838 - $40,000 depending on experience

Part/Full-time: Full Time

Job Search Category: Student Services

Advertised Job Summary: Honors College staff members should possess a wide-ranging intellectual curiosity and a commitment to working with high-achieving students. The Academic Advisor works with students in two primary ways. The incumbent will be responsible for academic advising of approximately 220 students each semester, which involves assessing students' curricular needs and opportunities and placing them in appropriate honors classes. Honors College Academic Advisors function as liaisons with first-year advisors and with advisors in academic units; and possess a working knowledge of college curricula, university policy, and campus resources. Using this knowledge, Academic Advisors guide students toward a rich collegiate experience that may include research, study abroad, service learning, and/or internships culminating in graduation and post-graduation success, using available technologies to ensure accurate and effective advising. The incumbent will also coordinate the SCHC Peer Mentoring Program. This includes recruiting, reviewing, selecting, and training mentors; matching freshmen with mentors; providing engagement opportunities and events; and assessing the program for future growth and development.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Master's degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 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, protected veteran status or genetics.




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Posted: 12/1/2018
Application Due: 2/1/2019
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