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Student Services Advisor

Employer
Universal Technical Institute
Location
Portland, OR
Closing date
Feb 27, 2024

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Specialty
Student & Scholar Services
Position Type
Adviser / Advisor
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Non-profit
Student Services Advisor - Concorde Career Colleges

Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of students, contribute to community development, and be a part of a mission-driven organization dedicated to personal and professional growth? If so, Concorde invites you to join our team as a Student Services Advisor

About Concorde:

At Concorde, we believe that healthcare education has the power to transform lives. We are dedicated to expanding access to healthcare education and ensuring that every student has the opportunity to pursue a career in healthcare. Our mission-driven approach and commitment to continuous professional and personal development make Concorde a unique and rewarding place to work.

Position Summary:

As a Student Services Advisor, you will have a unique opportunity to impact the lives of our students positively. You will be instrumental in helping them overcome obstacles and challenges, guiding them on the path of education, and empowering them to achieve their dreams and career goals.

Why Choose Us?

Impact Lives: Your work will directly impact students, helping them achieve their dreams and make a positive difference in their communities.

Community Development: Concorde is more than just a college; we're a community dedicated to healthcare excellence.

Mission-Driven: Join a mission-driven organization where you'll work alongside a team of passionate individuals who share your dedication to student success.

Personal and Community Development: Be part of an organization that values personal and community growth.

Competitive Salary and Benefits: Concorde offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including education and tuition reimbursement programs.

Your Role and Responsibilities:

• Assist in monitoring student attendance, ensuring students are engaged and on track in their studies.
• Student advocate "Liaison" for grievance and complaints. Be a compassionate advocate for our students, helping resolve any issues they may face.
• Assist in achieving retention and re-entry goals, contribute to our mission by helping students stay on their educational path.
• Advise students on consecutive absence issues, work closely with students to find satisfactory resolutions.
• Provide assistance in various areas, help students access childcare, transportation, financial advisement, protective and legal aid services, and effective study/tutoring services.
• Liaise between faculty and students, foster effective communication and advising activities.
• Maintain knowledge of school catalog and policies, ensure students are informed and supported.
• Develop and oversee campus activities, create a vibrant student community, including orientation facilitation.
• Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Student Affairs and/or Campus President.

Your Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree required: Your education background is essential in this role.
• Strong oral communication skills: Effective communication is key to student support.
• Knowledgeable in human dynamics: Understanding the needs and challenges of our students.
• Strong organizational skills: Managing various aspects of student affairs.
• Ability to interact effectively: Build relationships with students, faculty, and staff.
• Strong telephone communication skills: Connecting with students and addressing their needs.

If you're passionate about guiding students towards successful healthcare careers, fostering community growth, and being part of a mission-driven institution, we encourage you to apply for the Student Services Advisor position at Concorde Career Colleges. Join us in shaping the future of healthcare professionals while advancing your own career in a dynamic and fulfilling environment.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Concorde Career Colleges is a proud Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, genetic information, national origin, religion or belief, sex, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, immigration status, ancestry, age, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status, are encouraged to apply and will receive equal consideration based on merit, qualifications, and business need.

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