Job Positions

TRiO Academic and Career Advisor

Categories: South Central Region 7


Student Support Services


Seward County Community College

Date Posted:

Jul 1 2021 5:20PM

Close Date:

Jul 20 2021

Position Description

This position is responsible for academic and career advising for TRiO/SSS Students. This position is also responsible for developing and teaching the TRiO Enrichment Course (First Year Seminar) fall course to TRiO/ SSS students. The advisor also collaborates with other TRiO team members to ensure grant requirements are met.


- Academic and career advising and goal setting for TRiO participants. Monthly contacts with a minimum of two contacts per semester for each advisee is required.
- Develop student success plans with new participants and monitor and adjust existing success plans at the beginning of each semester for students on assigned advisee list. - Work with TRiO students for success in college classes. This will require an understanding of teaching styles and requirements from the different instructors.
- Instruct fall TRiO First Year Seminar course, which includes development of course instruction and the maintaining of student grades.
N 10% Prepare and maintain accurate reports on progress of participants and program.
- Team planning with TRiO Director and TRiO staff to assure coordination of program and work with students.
- Meet with students regarding graduation and transfer counseling.

Application Process

Submit a package including: 1) employment application, 2) Resume, 3) Cover letter, and 4) Transcripts to

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Contact Information

Submit applications to or fax to (620) 417-1124.


Required Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree required, in administration, social work, developmental education or related field. Two years to five years of academic or career advising or related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree preferred in guidance and counseling, educational leadership.