EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree AND two (2) years of professional experience in an academic support program; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
- Student development theories, advising theories, campus policies, and academic catalog.
- Student learning theory, including pedagogy.
- Fundamentals of undergraduate research and other scholarly activities.
- Graduate school admissions processes, funding opportunities, and success strategies.
- Socioeconomic and cultural aspects of served populations.
- Inclusive excellence and intercultural competence.
- The use of specified computer applications involving data processing, records maintenance, word processing, online applications, and educational technology including learning management systems.
- Best practices in professional business communication including business letter writing and the standard format for typed materials.
- Planning, coordinating, and facilitating educational seminars, other educational activities, and academic support.
- Facilitating participant travel to graduate school visits and academic conferences.
- Providing culturally-competent academic counseling and holistic coaching.
- Assessing the needs of participants and monitoring their academic growth.
- Establishing effective working relationships with students, faculty, and staff.
- Contributing effectively to the accomplishment of team goals and objectives including open and authentic communication with team members.
- Organizing work, setting priorities, meeting critical deadlines, paying attention to detail, and following through on assignments with a minimum of direction.
- Using tact, discretion, and independent judgment within established guidelines.
- Operating standard office equipment and educational technology.
For more information and to apply, visit www.csshrjobs.com. The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity employer committed to enriching education and promoting opportunity through a culturally diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in a person who values the Catholic and Benedictine nature of the College of St. Scholastica.