Academic Advisor - part time (2 openings) Search Re-Opened

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Job TitleAcademic Advisor - part time (2 openings) Search Re-OpenedClassification TitlePosition TypeFacultyDepartmentCounselingWork LocationMain CampusDuties

The Academic Advisor provides educational information about college academic programs and services for prospective and currently enrolled students; orients new students toward an informed and successful start to their college experience; assists students in assessing their interest and abilities by examining their educational goals, making decisions and developing short and long-term educational plans to meet their planned objectives; interprets and reviews college placement examinations, Advanced Placement (AP), ACT/SAT scores, IB and CLEP (College Level Examination Placement) to ensure proper course selection; provides accurate and timely information related to Career Programs and Transfer courses; demonstrates knowledge about educational, institutional, corporate and community resources, as well as other college-wide programs and services. Presenting on Academic Advising services to groups of students, parents, or staff will be expected.


Bachelor’s degree and related experience, training, and knowledge in individual and group advising process related to college students academic and personal development.


This position requires a strong commitment to student centered learning that focuses on the development and success of the learner; candidates should possess knowledge of academic advising theories and practices that support teaching, learning, and human development; prior experience working with a variety of students that includes various levels of academic preparedness, multicultural and linguistic diversity, and economic status; individuals with fluency in more than one language are encouraged to apply.

Position StatusPart TimeHours

Hours will vary –
27 hours per week

Minimum Starting Rate$20.04Hourly/SalaryHourlyReview of Applications Begins09/20/2019 Posting Detail Information

Posting NumberFA00351POpen Date09/09/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Please apply online.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Chicago Tribune
    • HigherEdJobs
    • InsideHigherEd
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • MVCC Website/Posting
    • Employee of MVCC
    • Other
    • No Response
  2. * Are you a State Universities Retirement System (SURS) annuitant and currently receiving a monthly annuity?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have the minimum of a Bachelor’s degree?
    • YES
    • NO
Documents Needed To ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
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Posted: 9/10/2019
Application Due: 11/9/2019
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