Admissions Counselor

Bowling Green, Warren County / Hadley, Warren County / Plum Springs, Warren County / Richardsville, Warren County
Jan 31, 2014

Admissions Counselor
Western Kentucky University (WKU) invites applications for an Admissions Counselor position. This is a twelve month temporary position that could become regular full time dependent upon funding/need.
Responsibilities include:
• Recruitment of prospective students
• Representing WKU at admissions events
• Management of an assigned recruitment territory
• Evening and weekend work and extensive travel are required
Minimum requirements include:
• Bachelor’s degree
• Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
• Attention to detail
• A valid driver’s license and dependable personal vehicle.
Starting Salary: $29,858
Applications for employment will be accepted electronically only. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, current resume, and names, addresses and daytime phone numbers of three professional references using the online application process. Please refer to the following website to apply: For further assistance call (270) 745-5934. Please reference requisition number S3901. For full consideration, submit application materials on or before February 9, 2014. Position will remain open until filled.
Kentucky state law requires all public institutions of postsecondary education to conduct pre-employment criminal background checks to determine suitability for employment.
Western Kentucky University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, veteran status, or marital status in admission to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment practices in accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the
Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the application and/or selection process, should notify The Office of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services at (270) 745- 5121, a minimum of five working days in advance.