Pulaski Technical College

Job Information

Job Title: Student Support Services Retention Advisor (open until filled)
Department: Student Services - TRIo
Date Posted: 9/6/2013
Job Description: Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock, Arkansas, one of the state's fastest growing two year colleges, is accepting applications for a full-time, ten-month SSS Retention Advisor position. This is a federally funded position and continuation of the position and program is contingent upon program funding. GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: ? Regularly meet with participants to monitor progress and to reassess needs and interventions ? Plan and conduct academic and study skills workshops ? Coordinate with the Registrar's Office to identify appropriate courses/sections to reserve for SSS participants ? Provide academic scheduling support for each participant ? Work with Financial Aid Office to ensure each student's financial needs are met ? Refer students and their families to needed community resources ? Maintain relationships with groups such as Rehabilitation Services, Workforce Education and other organizations to ensure student needs are met ? Partner with campus and community organizations and individuals to bring relevant workshops and services to SSS participants ? Keep abreast of cultural community cultural events; encourages participation and incentives for group participation ? Participate in regional and state TRIO/SSS conferences/meetings (travel will be required) ? Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements: ? Master?s degree required; prefer major in counseling, education, special education, or adult education ? Experience working with low income, first generation and students with disabilities: similar background preferred ? Experience conducting individual and group counseling preferred ? Experience in college setting preferred; knowledge of college admissions, financial aid, and transfer issues preferred ? Ability to maintain records and generate reports within time limits ? Understanding of ADA law and Disability services in higher education ? Training and experience for academic advising preferred ? Understanding of Student Success plans ? Workshop planning and presenting experience required
Salary: $34,500
Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package to include life insurance, health insurance, vacation, sick leave, retirement and tuition waiver for full-time benefits eligible employees.
Contact Info: Interested candidates should submit a Pulaski Technical College employment application, cover letter, resume and copies of unofficial transcripts to Pulaski Technical College, Office of Human Resources, 3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72118.

Pulaski Technical College
3000 West Scenic Drive
North Little Rock, AR 72118
Phone: (501) 812-2200

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