Part-Time Academic & Career Advisor, Social Science

Miami Dade College - Miami, FL4.3

Part-time
The Part-Time Academic and Career Advisor assists students with defining and clarifying their educational and career goals and resolving issues related to academic difficulties.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Provides academic and career advisement for students
  • Assists students with clarifying their career and academic goals
  • Resolves student advisement issues
  • Assists students with creating, following, and adjusting their “My Academic Plan” (MAP)
  • Participates in scheduled training activities and workshops
  • Provides admission, assessment and registration information
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in a relevant field and three (3) years of related experience, or Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in a relevant field and six (6) months experience as an MDC Student Advisement Support
  • All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures
  • Experience working with students in an academic setting
  • Experience working with a student information system
  • Effective communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective public relations
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to include days, evenings, and weekends
  • Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff