• Talent Search Advisor

  • Talent Search Advisor, Full-time Grant Funded Position, Crowder College – Neosho. The Advisor will work predominantly with middle school or high school participants and their families to ensure that each participant is prepared academically for high school completion and/or college entry.  The Advisor will provide workshops, individual advising, academic and career development activities and assistance with postsecondary admissions applications, financial aid forms, and general advisement.  The Advisor will be an advocate for participants and will communicate with community agency, high school, social services, businesses, and college personnel on behalf participants.  The Advisor reports directly to the TS Director.
    Position Knowledge, Critical Skills, and Experience:

    1. Bachelor’s degree required in education, guidance and counseling or related field.  Master’s degree preferred.
    2. Demonstrated experience working with college-bound students and disadvantaged populations.
    3. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    4. Ability to plan, organize, and implement responsibilities effectively.
    5. Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with students, other professionals, staff, and the public.
    Annual salary range: $38,000 - $52,000, commensurate with education and experience, plus excellent fringe benefits which include PSRS retirement, health and life insurance, and tuition waivers for dependents. To apply, send letter of interest, resume, copies of transcript(s), and employment application to Human Resources or email to hr@crowder.edu. Open until filled, start date negotiable.  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.