Outreach Assistant

Western Nevada College - Carson City, NV4.3

Full-timeEstimated: $24,000 - $32,000 a year
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Job Description

This is a part-time, temporary/seasonal position. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis to establish an applicant pool. As vacancies occur, they are filled from the pool.

Minimum Qualifications:
1. Associate’s degree or equivalent education or one year of related job experience. Employee will be required to travel to regional high schools.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Participate with the Outreach Coordinator/Counselor to implement the WNC Bridge to Success Program.

2. Participate in Bridge to Success functions and welcome prospective students and their families who visit the campus.

3. Provide assistance in planning and implementation of College Day events and participate in a variety of outreach events across the WNC region.

4. Develop and distribute outreach materials to include brochures, digital and web content and other targeted information which highlights WNC Outreach Services and Programs.

5. Travel to regional high schools to provide assistance to prospective students to complete the college application process, select a program of study/degree, complete financial aid and scholarship applications, and access college support resources.

6. Personalize the college to prospective first generation students and their families.

7. Educate prospective students and their families on educational opportunities and involvement at WNC.

8. Educate students and families on the unique culture, language and history of higher education.

9. Conduct administrative duties to include: tracking student participation, answering telephone calls and emails, and providing appointment reminder communication.


Full-Time Equivalent

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Note to Applicant

Newly hired faculty must assure that their official transcript is sent by the degree granting institution(s) to Western Nevada College, Human Resources Office within 30 calendar days from the effective date of employment.

Academic degrees must have been awarded by regionally accredited institutions.

Employment is contingent on the completion of appropriate background verification, which may include criminal history, credit history, sex and violent offender registry, education verification, licensure, and employment history to be administered by the Western Nevada College Human Resources office.