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Position ID: PTADVISOR Position Type: Part-Time Support External Position: Yes Date Posted: 11/16/2006
The Part-Time Academic & Career Advisor assists students with defining and clarifying their educational and career goals and resolving issues related to academic difficulties.
Provides academic and career advisement for students in the following categories: new, transfer, transient, undecided, and those not making satisfactory progress as outlined in the Standards of Academic Progress
Assists students with clarifying their career and academic goals
Resolves student advisement issues
Assists students with creating, following, and adjusting their individualized educational plan (IEP)
Participates in scheduled training activities and workshops
Provides admission, assessment and registration information
Performs other related duties as assigned
Skills / Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in an appropriate field from a regionally accredited institution and three (3) years of related experience
Knowledge of academic advising and career development principles and practices
Experience advising students
Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures preferred
Familiarity with the student information system
Effective communication skills (verbal and written)
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
Ability to establish and maintain effective public relations
Ability to interact in a positive manner in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff
Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.