EDGE Program Advisor - San Juan College in Farmington New Mexico

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San Juan College

Farmington, New Mexico


United States
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Detailed Job Description

This position is Grant Funded. Continuation of position function is contingent upon continued Grant Funding to the Program.

This position provides academic advising to EDGE program participants.

VALUES STATEMENT

San Juan College is committed to serving the needs of our students through a process of continuous quality improvement. We uphold and affirm the following iCARE values:

• Innovation
• Collaboration
• Accountability
• Respect
• Excellence

Duties & Responsibilities

JOB SUMMARY

This position provides academic advising to EDGE program participants.

MAJOR DUTIES

• Provides academic advising to first-generation students, low-income students, and students with disabilities.

• Oversees and maintains information within the program database.

• Completes student needs assessments.

• Monitors students in the Early Alert program.

• Prepares and delivers a variety of academic and financial literacy workshops.

• Monitors and mentors EDGE student clubs and their activities.

• Develops the monthly EDGE newsletter.

• Updates the EDGE webpage on the college website.

• Manages social media applications.

• Facilitates and plans program events.

• Monitors the academic progress of program students.

• Performs related duties.

KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION

• Knowledge of advising services principles and practices.

• Knowledge of college degree programs and graduation requirements.

• Knowledge of campus and community resources.

• Knowledge of developmental sequence and prerequisite coursework to advance students through their degree programs.

• Knowledge of college policies and procedures.

• Skill in the operation of computers and job related software programs.

• Skill in decision making and problem solving.

• Skill in interpersonal relations and in dealing with the public.

• Skill in oral and written communication.

• Skill in working effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.

SUPERVISORY CONTROLS

The EDGE Program Director assigns work in terms of general instructions. The supervisor spot-checks completed work for compliance with procedures, accuracy, and the nature and propriety of the final results.

GUIDELINES

Guidelines include the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act regulations and college and program policies and procedures. These guidelines require judgment, selection, and interpretation in application.

COMPLEXITY/SCOPE OF WORK

• The work consists of varied academic advising duties. The unique needs of each student contribute to the complexity of the position.

• The purpose of this position is to provide academic advising services to program students. Success in this position results in the efficient and effective provision of those services.

CONTACTS

• Contacts are typically with co-workers, other college personnel, faculty, staff, students, and members of the general public.

• Contacts are typically to give or exchange information, to resolve problems, to provide services, or to motivate or influence persons.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT

• The work is typically performed while sitting at a desk or table or while intermittently sitting, standing or stooping. The employee occasionally lifts light and heavy objects and distinguishes between shades of color.

• The work is typically performed in an office.

SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY

None.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS • Baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field is required. • Two to Three years working experience within the field of advising, or a closely related field is required. VALUES STATEMENT San Juan College is committed to serving the needs of our students through a process of continuous quality improvement. We uphold and affirm the following iCARE values: • Innovation • Collaboration • Accountability • Respect • Excellence

Starting Salary

$35,491. - 12 Month

Keyword Phrases

  • EDGE Program Advisor
  • School of Business & Information Technology
  • Innovative, Dynamic Learning College
  • Community College
  • Academic Advising
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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