Salt Lake Community College
$13.47 - $14.80
Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Part Time, Education
Provide college readiness efforts, outreach, tutoring, mentoring, counseling, and support services to first-generation, underrepresented students in selected secondary schools in the Salt Lake Valley to encourage college readiness and college access. Advisor will collaborate with high school staff, project coordinator, and other
staff members to offer coaching services,
Campus Tour planning, scheduling, logistics, and staffing, programs for selected students who participate in a variety of programs that affect academic rigor and college readiness.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties
Advisor will follow up with students and parents to assist with college application process and concurrent enrollment. Bilingual language fluency is preferred.
Advisor will be expected to work with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other software programs to include computer work, reporting and maintaining files. May be expected to work off-campus at individual high schools in order to work with participants. Occasional evenings and Saturdays may be needed. Candidate will need to pass background check.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties Continued
Bachelor’s degree in education, social services or human service/relations programs. Bilingual language fluency is preferred.
An associate’s degree or equivalent years of schooling in education, social services, or human relations setting
One to three years of related work experience in admissions and/or high education
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Understand needs of economically and educationally disadvantaged populations and at-risk students
College resources & application procedures (application, registration, catalog, schedule) Computer database and software such as student information systems, Microsoft Office Word, Publisher and presentation media including laptops and
a. Schedule and follow up with complex calendar events, college campus tours, charter and alternative school events.
b. Work collaboratively with a variety of school administrations, college and community partners
c. Provide individual concurrent enrollment and college access advising for prospective students and their parents
d. Communicate well—in writing and orally
e. Learn the requirements of
departments, majors, and schools
f. Work well under pressure
g. Maintain multiple projects and timelines
h. Work a flexible schedule which may include occasional evenings and weekends
l. Utilize the college computer system, Enrollment Rx, Salesforce, ScheduleOnce, Banner, presentation and word processing software
j. Drive to schools and other sites (in the local area).
k. Hold a valid driver’s license or have the ability to obtain one.
l. Ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of diverse people, ability, culture, ethnic background, to maintain good working relationships across the College. Ability to work with all groups in a diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic background of community college students, faculty and staff, including those with disabilities.
Non-Essential Responsibilities and Duties
Occasional driving to different on and off-campus locations within the Salt Lake valley is required.
Salt Lake Community College (
) is fully committed to policies of equal employment and nondiscrimination. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, religion, protected veteran status, expression of political or personal beliefs outside of the workplace, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.
is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”).
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Salt Lake Community College
Phone : 801-957-4210
Website : http://www.slcc.edu
Salt Lake Community College is Utah's largest college with the most diverse student body. It serves more than 60,000 students on 10 campuses and with online classes. All ages. Many interests. Flexible scheduling. With an exceptional range of academic and career-oriented options. A superb faculty—and a faculty-to-student ratio of 1:20—means our students get personal attention from exceptional academic and vocational professionals. With more than 120 areas of study, there's a lot of room to grow. This is a place that high school graduates can take their first step into higher education and later transfer to a 4-year school. Where students can earn training and skills to take them directly into the workforce. Career professionals sharpen their skills. And anyone can take a class for their own enjoyment.