Black River Technical College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Academic Advisor. This is a full-time, twelve-month position.
The Academic Advisor reports to the Director of Admissions and an integral part of the Division of Student Affairs.
The Academic Advisor will provide academic advising, basic financial aid information, process admissions documents and serves as a liaison between students and various BRTC departments.
The Academic Advisor will be located on the BRTC Paragould campus and will serve as the front-line primary academic advisor on the BRTC Paragould site. The Academic Advisor will be responsible for the coordination of ADA accommodations and Veterans Affairs on the Paragould campus. The admissions counselor will oversee the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act program (WIOA) for BRTC. The Academic Advisor will assist in graduation degree audits conducted by the BRTC registrar’s office throughout the academic year.
The formal education equivalent of a Baccalaureate degree is required.
Preferred – 1-3 years of experience in Academic Advising or other Student Academic Success
Other job-related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
To be considered for this position, applicants should send a cover letter, resume, copies of transcripts, State application and three references to:
BLACK RIVER TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Julie Edington, Executive Director of Human Resources
P.O. Box 468
Pocahontas, AR 72455
Telephone (870) 248-4000, Ext. 4032
BRTC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
BRTC is a Tobacco Free Campus