Working Title: Academic Counselor
Position #: A00518
Department: Transition Studies
Employment Status: Full time (29-40 Hrs)
Type of Employment: Staff
# of openings:
Proposed Salary Range: Salary is dependent upon qualifications but will not exceed $40,000.00
Please note: All postings close at 12 A.M. CST on the closing date. A-State participates in E-Verify.
Academic Success Coach: the primary point of contact for a select group of students admitted through the TS program. The SS Coach will motivate, advise, assist with retention efforts from enrollment through graduation.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Provide student support from enrollment through graduation
- Serve as primary academic advisor until students declare majors
- Mentor, motivate, & work to resolve barriers to student success
- Work collaboratively with colleges and departments to ensure student success
- Teach FYE courses
- Track student progress
- Provide career prep and planning
- Identify at-risk students & facilitate needed support
- Other duties as assigned
Knowledge of computer programs and systems
Ability to advise and counsel students
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance
Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date
Must develop good working relationships with service areas on campus and work well with faculty in Transition Studies
Occasional work other than normal office hours and occasional in and out-of-state travel may be required
An earned Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling, College Student Personnel Services, Education or a related field
E-Verify Participation Notice:
E-Verify Right to Work:
Arkansas State University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. Arkansas State University is also committed to creating a productive workplace in which both persons and property are secure. To achieve that goal, background investigations are conducted on all final applicants recommended for employment.