Education Abroad Advisor

University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC
Sep 30, 2022
Oct 04, 2022
Position Type
Adviser / Advisor
Employment Type
Organization Type
College / University
*Posting Number:*TMP01195PO22
*Classification Title:*Student Services Program Coordinator II
*Advertised Title:*Education Abroad Advisor
*College/Division:*Division of Academic Affairs and Provost
*Department:*PROV Global Carolina
*Salary:*$18 Hourly
*Part/Full Time:*Full Time
*Hours per Week:*37.5
*Work Schedule:*Standard working schedule: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.
*Job Search Category:*Administrative
*About University of South Carolina:*The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
*Diversity Statement:*At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.
*Advertised Job Summary:*The Education Abroad Advisor is a professional position in the Education
Abroad Office, reporting to the Assistant Director of Education Abroad. The
advisor performs a variety of duties in support of the recruitment,
placement, orientation, and re-entry of UofSC students interested in
education abroad opportunities. The advisor supports the development,
implementation, and management of exchange, direct enroll, and cohort
programs and scholarships as well as curriculum integration and marketing
efforts in the Education Abroad Office of Global Carolina. Duties include
advising students about education abroad programs; researching potential
program options; working with academic units to identify opportunities to
incorporate education abroad into the curriculum; developing and
implementing outreach initiatives; and providing support for other projects
as assigned.
*Qualifications:*Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor’s degree and 2 years related experience.
*Number of Vacancies:*1
*Desired Start Date:*11/01/2021
*Job Open Date:*06/10/2022
*Open Until Filled:*Yes
*Special Instructions to Applicant:*Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.
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*EEO Statement:*The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.
*Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL:*No
*Hazardous weather category:*Non-Essential