Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for Academic Success Advisor. This position provides academic advisement and academic support to students admitted to the University under Access to Success program. Coordinates and monitors academic activities in the Access to Success unit; monitors students’ academic progress. Coordinates and conducts education sessions with students, staff, and stakeholders. Confirms student full-time enrollment; monitors study hall; provides referrals to campus entities for student academic support. Identifies and monitors issues affecting student retention; meets with students and develops academic plans. Supports the Access to Success office with reports, staff training, and program monitoring; meets with the Director to discuss student needs and performance. May be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description.
Master’s degree preferred but not required. Minimum of a Bachelors in Counseling, Education, Psychology or Special Education given priority. Prior experience working with college students in advisement or providing academic support will be considered in lieu of required Bachelor’s degree in specific area. Experience with Banner, EABCampus and PAWS is preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills; willingness to work with students who are at-risk and collaborate with various campus entities. Ability to perform in high pressure, fast-paced environments; must be able to work flexible hours (nights and weekends); annual training is required. Background and/or credit check may be required.
All training will be provided. The pay is set at $42,000 full benefits.
For more information please visit the website: https://jobs.savannahstate.edu/postings/1767