Student Success Advisor
Brandon, MB (Full-time regular)
Competition# 70- 19/20
Salary Range: $59,974 - $75,010 per year Classification: Guidance Officer 1 (GO1)
Assiniboine Community College strives to create Exceptional Learning Experiences for our students. We place a high priority on student success and are committed to building an environment that creates and supports a high level of student engagement. Assiniboine is looking for a Student Success Advisor to work alongside our students as they enter into and progress through various educational channels.
You will be passionate about student success and energized to work with a diverse student body with a range of support needs. Student Success Advisors provide information to current and future students about college programs and courses, the admissions process, financial assistance, housing, daycare and provide ongoing academic and personal supports.
You will develop transition plans and provide supports to assist students who are working on obtaining various courses, certifications or diplomas. You will provide critical services to students such as advising, crisis intervention and referral services. You will play an integral part in planning and implementing student support programming as well as liaising with academic divisions and external agencies.
You will have a passion for student success, a degree in a relevant field supplemented with training and experience in an educational setting. You will demonstrate a strong understanding of standardized testing and academic assessment. You will have experience working with Indigenous students, international students and students with disabilities. You will have experience in group facilitation and classroom presentations. You will be a strong communicator who enjoys working in a solutions-focused team environment, where you strive to lead change and understand the personal and academic needs of college students.
This competition will remain open until filled. ACC is willing to consider secondments, internal and external from individuals with previous experience as a Student Success Advisor or with significant knowledge of business programs.
Assiniboine Community College is committed to ensuring that its policies, practices, and systems are free of barriers, emphasize the value of diversity, and promote full participation to ensure dignity, respect, and equal access for all employees. Requests for accommodations can be made at any point during the recruitment process by contacting 204.725.8729 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assiniboine’s campuses are located on the traditional territories of Treaty No. 1 and Treaty No. 2, and the shared traditional lands of Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dene and Anishinabek/Ojibwe peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation.
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to:
Assiniboine Community College
c/o Human Resources
1430 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2A9
Fax 204.725.8736 or email email@example.com
We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.