Job Positions

Student Success Advisor

Categories: Mid South Region 3


Center for Student Success


South College, Knoxville

Date Posted:

Jun 1 2020 10:00PM

Close Date:

August 1 2020

Position Description

outh College, Knoxville - TN, seeking a Student Success Advisor to join the Student Services Department. The Student Success Advisor will provide advising to new and current students.


Responsibilities include proactive outreach through multiple communication methods such as phone, email, texting, and face to face communication. Will continuously assist students with the adjustment to academic life, including registration for courses, monitoring degree progress, and academic planning. Success advisors are expected to assist students with challenges and/or obstacles that could potentially prevent successful completion of their program. Responsible for early alerts of potential academic risks with advisees each term, regular follow up, and consistent documentation in tracking system.

Application Process

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Institution Information

South College is private, accredited by SACS-COC, offering certificate up through doctoral degrees,

Additional Information


Contact Information

Deanna Slusher dslusher or Dr. Chase


Required Qualifications


Ideal candidates must have excellent interpersonal, communication, problem-solving, and listening skills. Must be proficient in use of technology. Candidates must be able to adapt to a high paced work environment and be able to manage multiple priorities and changing assignments. Bachelor's degree required.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree preferred, 1-3 year working in a college environment, previous academic advising experience