• Student Support Services Academic Coordinator – Webb City, Crowder College

  • Posted: 08/30/2020

    Student Support Services Academic Coordinator – Webb City, Crowder College. 100% grant funded position.
    The Academic Coordinator (AC) is a full-time 12-month position fully funded by a federal Student Support Services grant.  The AC works to ensure that advising needs of participants are met, while serving as a liaison to Student Services, Faculty, Disabilities Coordinator, and other offices, as needed.  The Academic Coordinator reports directly to the SSS Webb City Director. 
    Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    • Bachelor’s Degree in higher education, social work, advising, education or related field
    • Minimum of two (2) years of appropriate and relevant professional experience working in a TRIO federal program or similar related program/project for disadvantaged and at-risk college students.
    • Experience coordinating and supervising programming and field experiences. 
    • Experience advising and assisting Participants with the transfer to four-year university/college admissions and financial aid process.
    • Ability to plan, organize, and implement responsibilities effectively.
    • Ability to effectively maintain a caseload of Project Participants and provide them with services and activities as indicated on their Individual Service Plans
    • Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with students, other professionals, staff, and the public.
    Preferred Knowledge Skills & Abilities
    • Master’s Degree in higher education, social work, education or related field
    • Professional or personal experiences in overcoming barriers similar to those confronting Project Participants.
    • Demonstrates Effective Student “Coaching”, specifically in the areas of guiding Participants with goal setting, time management, self-advocacy, and study skills.
    • Knowledge of academic advising and college, career, financial aid and economic literacy activities and related services for low income and potential first generation college students.
    Annual 12-month salary range $38,343 - $52,867, commensurate with education and experience, plus full fringe benefits including membership in the Public School Retirement System of Missouri, health and life insurance, and tuition waivers for dependents. To apply, send letter of interest, resume, transcripts, and employment application to Human Resources Office, Crowder College, 601 Laclede, Neosho, MO 64850 or email to HR@crowder.edu. Open until filled. Crowder College is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Missouri relay services at 711.